California Title 24: Lighting a Path to Sustainability

California Title 24: Lighting a Path to Sustainability

Understanding changes to the 2013 version of the standard that could potentially trip up electrical professionals.   

The new California Title 24 Part 6, 2013 Building Energy Efficiency Standard, which covers lighting controls and other electrical equipment, became effective in July 2014. Although it relates to only one state in the union, the Title 24 law has, for years, served as a bellwether for other energy codes enforced in the United States, such as the International Energy Conservation Code and the ASHRAE/IESNA 90.1 standard.

Additionally, the Title 24 Part 6, over the years, has include

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