Functional Devices has created an easy to install, low cost product that delivers big energy savings with their Functional Devices Half-Light series of lighting controls.
If you are looking for an easy way to save money on multiple ballast light fixtures
in classrooms and offices or on high bay fluorescent fixtures the Functional Devices Half-Light is a great low cost solution. The Functional Devices Half-Light installs in the wiring compartment of almost any light fixture and uses existing switches to start lighting up at 50% of capacity ( hence half-light). The lights than can easily be controlled to go to full capacity via a digital switch or a building automation system. Don’t let this simple strategy fool you the energy savings as indicated by this independent study can be huge. Lighting control strategies are one of the easiest ways to reduce energy consumption in commercial buildings.
If you are in Georgia or Florida contact Stromquist & Company for more information on the Functional Devices Half-Light, others can contact one of our affiliates at Controls Group North America