Timer controls can be set to turn lights on and off at certain times, therefore specifying the duration of time the lights will be turned on.
- Controls needs be calibrated / commissioned on an ongoing basis to ensure proper function
- Coordinate timers with the custodial staff whereby lights will be turned off in accordance with the nightly cleaning schedule. If possible, allow for a manual override and subsequent shut-off for flexibility.
End of Life Tips
- Usually reused by future occupants.
For alignment with LEED Standards
Daylight Controls: Must switch or dim electric lights in response to daylight illumination in the space.
- ID+C EA: Optimize Energy Performance