50 Expert Facilities Management Tips and Best Practices

“Depending upon how your site lighting is operated and circuited, you can create an ‘economize mode’ for overnight when the site is at its lowest occupancy. Keep perimeter site lighting on around your property and all entrances and main drives lit.

“You need to make certain that the lighting up close to the building and all entrance and exit doors will remain on along with any emergency fixtures lighting pathways. Look for the site lighting in between these zones and make accommodations in your lighting automation controllers to be able to shut off zones or circuits that are least occupied.” — Mark Sanderson, as quoted by Brandon Lorenz, Ten Tips For Facility Managers To Cut Energy Costs, FacilitiesNet

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