Lighting ballasts and power quality

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Journal titleCanadian Consulting Engineer
SubjectLighting; Indoor Environment; Lighting
AbstractLighting can account for 40% of the energy consumed in commercial and instituional buildings, making it a favorite target of energy management initiatives. Energy efficient T8 and T10 fluorescent and compact fluorescent lamps, including those coupled with energy-efficient magnetic ballasts or high-frequency electronic ballasts, are popular choices for low-energy lighting systems in retrofits and new installations.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteReprinted in Construction Practice : Selected Applications in Construction Technology Section 8 (NRCC- 35475)
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number35476
NPARC number20358793
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Record created2012-07-20
Record modified2016-05-09
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