A recent study produced by Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) for the University of California-Davis’s California Lighting Technology Center (CLTC) adds quite a bit of useful data for those selling, specifying or installing LED replacements for linear fluorescent lighting. The study, “Linear LED Lamps: Application
CLTC Study Finds TLEDs Lag Fluorescents in Performance
The study focused on comparing TLED performance in pendant, wrap and direct/indirect fixtures and also examined interoperability with different ballast and driver options. The goal was to provide data on performance in less-than-ideal real-world applications, including studies on delamping fixtures.