7.8003.4 Remove Common Area Lamps

Topic: 
Plug Load
Subtopic: 
Lighting
Desired Outcome: 
Electrical use and demand reduced
For supporting material, see Referenced Standards.
TitleSpecification(s)Objective(s)
7.8003.4a
Assessment

Delamping strategy will be provided by lighting professional and follow IESNA protocol for appropriate light levels for certain tasks

Determine relevant lamp removal

Determine appropriate strategy

7.8003.4b
Removal

Lamps will be removed based on the strategy provided by assessment

Reduce energy use and demand

7.8003.4c
Safety

Final lighting levels will be in accordance with ASHRAE ASHRAE American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, www.ashrae.org 90.1 or 90.2

Final egress lighting will be in accordance with NFPA NFPA National Fire Protection Association, www.nfpa.org 70 and NFPA NFPA National Fire Protection Association, www.nfpa.org 101

Ensure that occupant egress lighting safety has not been compromised

7.8003.4d
Decommissioning

If operational, lamps will be stored and reused if the lamps meet retrofit standards

If nonoperational, lamps will be disposed of in accordance with local ordinances or manufacturer specifications

Disposal manifests will be filed and available to building representatives

Use resources efficiently

Reduce cost of lamp replacement

Protect the environment

7.8003.4e
Occupant safety

Delamping will not impact required egress lighting, as required by ANSI ANSI American National Standards Institute, www.ansi.org / NFPA NFPA National Fire Protection Association, www.nfpa.org 101

Ensure occupant safety

7.8003.4f
Staff education

Building operations staff will be provided with warranty information, operation manuals, and installer contact information

Educate building operations staff about operation and maintenance of equipment

Ensure continued savings

7.8003.4g
Occupant education

Occupants will be educated of new lighting levels and benefits

Education will be provided by building operations staff

Educate occupants about new lighting levels and benefits

Ensure continued savings