Dimming Every Light Cheaply

Publication Type

Conference Paper

Date Published

08/2002

LBNL Report Number

LBNL-49975

Abstract

This paper discusses the successful development and testing of the first ballast/IBECS network interface that will allow commercially-available controllable ballasts to be operated from the Internet via IBECS (Integrated Building Environmental Communications System). The interface, which is expected to cost original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) only about $1-2/unit, has been hardened so that it is impervious to electronic noise generated by most 0-10 VDC controllable ballasts.

Conference Name

2002 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings

Year of Publication

2002

Conference Location

Pacific Grove, California

Call Number

LBNL-49975