ROADWAY LIGHTING SPECIFICATIONS OF THE FUTURE

The present "IES Recommended Practice for Roadway Lighting PR-8" (1977) which uses horizontal footcandles as a basis for roadway lighting design is criticized as inadequate and specification by vertical luminance levels is recommended. The various difficulties and complications involved in the proposed switchover are discussed. The research carried out on this subject is summed up.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Illuminating Engineering Society

    120 Wall Street, 17th Floor
    New York, NY  United States  10005-4001
  • Authors:
    • Odle, R A
  • Publication Date: 1979-7

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  • Accession Number: 00310590
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 22 1980 12:00AM