Saving energy with photocell controls

Photocell control of individual fluorescent luminaires has the potential to realise significant electrical energy savings when compared with switchstart and 'standard' high frequency fluorescent fittings. Ian Knight examines the results of a test programme carried out at the Welsh School of Architecture.

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