This article is a starting point in general, however user centric lighting can offer so much more, when considered and executed correctly. Additional benefits, impact both the wellbeing of users and also the bill payers pocket.
Dimmable & CCT tuneable fittings, facilitate dynamic lighting solutions, working in harmony with our circadian rhythm. Improvements in user mood, visual acuity and productivity have all been demonstrated.
LED lighting offers a reduction in energy usage, but combined with a tailored controls system offering occupancy control, daylight harvesting, variable load shedding, time scheduling and task tuning, energy savings of up to 75% are achievable.
When it comes to lighting, the best option is to opt for LED or natural light, as they have been associated with better worker performance and also produce less strain in the eyes. Additionally, these types of lighting can also help reduce electricity costs and help keep the right temperature in the workspace, as fluorescent bulbs tend to overheat and cost (in the long run) more.