The Effect of daylight saving time on lighting energy use: a literature review

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2007.05.021
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TypeArticle
Journal titleEnergy Policy
Volume36
IssueJune 6
Pages18581866; # of pages: 9
Subjectdaylight saving time (summer time); energy use; lighting; Energy efficiency
AbstractThis paper presents results of a literature review concerning the effects of daylight saving time. While some studies showed energy savings, others indicated no net savings. The review points to the need for research based on up-to-date energy use and consumer behavior.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedYes
NRC number49212
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NPARC number20378041
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