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The next step in the 7 steps to successfully installing an LED lighting Retrofit is probably the most obvious step in all of the 7 steps.
Step IV: Create a Proper Baseline
Step 3: Consider all types of LED lamps and fixtures
Step II: Investigate the possibility of removing fixtures and/or lamps.
Often when new buildings are built, more fixtures are installed than necessary. This is especially true in office space buildings where tenant improvements have been done. Often times when a tenant improvement is done, walls are built and or removed and the lighting does not match, this could cause fixtures to be placed in wrong spots or in useless areas.
When most companies think about implementing their first energy conservation measure, they immediately think about upgrading or retrofitting their lighting to new LED technology. This is because in most businesses in the US, lighting makes up almost 11% of their kWh usage.