ONLINE LIGHTING AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION-RELATED RESOURCES

compiled by John D. Bullough (email bulloj@rpi.edu),
Lighting Research Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

downtown

Interior Lighting

DELTA Portfolio: 450 South Salina Street
http://www.lrc.rpi.edu/programs/delta/pdf/vol-1-3-450salinastreet.pdf

An early twentieth century office building converted for modern use.

DELTA Portfolio: Degraff Street Industrial Center
http://www.lrc.rpi.edu/programs/delta/pdf/vol-1-4-degraffindustcenter.pdf

A former carpet mill presently used as office and light industrial space.

Exterior Lighting
DELTA Snapshots: Outdoor Entry Lighting
http://www.lrc.rpi.edu/programs/delta/pdf/outdoorentry.pdf

Efficient entryway lighting outside a historic rowhouse.

DELTA Snapshots: Electrodeless Lighting
http://www.lrc.rpi.edu/programs/delta/pdf/union.pdf

Electrodeless fluorescent lamps used in a historic public park.

Evaluation of NYSDOT LED Traffic Installation
http://www.lrc.rpi.edu/programs/lightingtransformation/led/pdf/nysdoteval.pdf

The use of efficient light-emitting diode traffic signals in a historic downtown.

Center Street, Lewiston, New York
http://www.rpi.edu/dept/lrc/nystreet/lewiston.pdf

A case study of street lighting in an upstate New York village.

NYSERDA How-To Guide to Effective Energy Efficient Street Lighting for Municipal Elected/Appointed Officials
http://www.rpi.edu/dept/lrc/nystreet/how-to-officials.pdf

Information for municipal officials about effective and efficient street lighting.

NYSERDA How-To Guide to Effective Energy-Efficient Street Lighting for Planners and Engineers
http://www.rpi.edu/dept/lrc/nystreet/how-to-planners.pdf

Information and technical guidance for municipal planners about effective and efficient street lighting.

Efficient Street Lighting Design Guide
http://www.lrc.rpi.edu/programs/transportation/pdf/lightpollution/streelightingdesignguide.pdf

Design guidelines for efficient street lighting, including the use of historic-period luminaires.

Be Prepared With Lighting: An Online Reading Room
http://www.lrc.rpi.edu/researchtopics/applicationsdesign/securityresources.asp

Guidance on security and emergency lighting including information about historic lighting.

Lighting of Historical Facades: A Comparison of Different Lamp Technologies
http://www.lrc.rpi.edu/resources/pdf/25-1997.pdf

A technical paper on lamp selection for lighting historic facades.

Specifier Reports: Parking Lot Luminaires
http://www.lrc.rpi.edu/researchtopics/applicationsdesign/pdf/parkingsr.pdf

Information about products used for outdoor street and area lighting.

These resources were developed with the support and cooperation of many organizations including the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy, Connecticut Light and Power Company, Consolidated Edison Company of New York, ICF Consulting, Inc., the Lighting Research Center, New England Electric Companies, the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation, Northern States Power Company, OSRAM SYLVANIA, Inc., the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and the Wisconsin Center for Demand-Side Research.