Publications

UC Davis Student Peter Nasielski Exhibits at Lightfair 2017

Peter Nasielski Exhibits at Lightfair 2017
06/06/2017

LEDVANCE, maker of SYLVANIA advanced LED lamps as well as a wide range of traditional light sources, standardized luminaires and connected lighting products, sponsored this year’s LED design competition at UC Davis Department of Design! 

The annual lighting design competition focuses on the development of LED luminaire design as a creative industrial design experience for undergraduates at UC Davis. This undergraduate design class introduces learning experiences associated with product design, prototyping and innovation in the development of new LED luminaire design.

IES LD+A Research Matters: Building Controls Integration for Comfort and Energy Efficiency

05/08/2017

The California Lighting Technology Center shared their current research efforts focused on Building Controls Integration for Comfort and Energy Efficiency in the Research column for the LightFAIR International 2017 edition of the LD+A magazine, published May 2017.

The article is authored by CLTC's co-director Konstantinos Papamichael and Senior Development Engineer Nicole Graeber.

 

Title 24: Retail Lighting Class Presentations

04/06/2017

Good retail lighting presents the store’s merchandise in a way that makes shopping a comfortable and engaging experience. In most retail applications, this involves maximizing illumination while minimizing the visibility of light sources. This allows customers to focus on what is being lit, versus the lighting itself. These modules are training materials for the Title 24 Retail course. This intermediate class is for professionals who design, specify, and/or inspect lighting installations in new and remodeled retail spaces. 

Title 24: Office Lighting Class Presentations

Title 24: Office Lighting Presentations
03/15/2017

This Office Lighting course is offered through PG&E’s Energy Training Center and taught by an industry professional from CLTC. This course is designed for those who design, specify, or inspect lighting installations in new and remodeled commercial office spaces. The curriculum includes an overview of current lighting technologies, including LED luminaires, and updates on lighting requirements and sections in the 2016 standards.

Title 24: Residential Lighting Class Presentations

03/14/2017

Best practices in residential lighting design to comply with California's 2016 Title 24 Energy Standards. This presentation, along with the Title 24 Residential Lighting Design Guide, are training materials for the Title 24 Residential course. This  class is for professionals who design, specify, and/or inspect lighting installations in new and remodeled residential spaces.

Nonresidential Lighting and Electrical Power Distribution Guide for 2016 Building Energy Efficiency Standards

Nonresidential Lighting and Electrical Power Distribution Guide for 2016 Building Energy Efficiency Standards
03/13/2017

The California Lighting Technology Center’s 2016 Nonresidential Lighting and Electrical Power Distribution Guide assists builders and lighting industry professionals in navigating the nonresidential lighting portion of California’s Building Energy Efficiency Standards (Title 24, Part 6). California's new nonresidential Building Energy Efficiency Standards took effect on January 1, 2017.

Lighting Fact Sheets for 2016 Building Energy Efficiency Standards

02/23/2017

The California Lighting Technology Center has developed a series of fact sheets designed to raise awareness of the 2016 Building Energy Efficiency Standards, which took effect on January 1, 2017. These materials are intended to increase knowledge and implementation of code-compliant lighting for California’s residential and non-residential buildings. 

Available fact sheets focus on key areas of the Energy Standards including:

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