San Francisco Commercial Lighting Ordinance
Empowering Commercial Building Owners to Improve their Energy Management
Apply to all commercial spaces.
Cover interior and exterior lighting, including signage and enclosed signage.
Require that 4-foot or 8-foot linear fluorescent lamp and ballast systems produce at least 81 lumens per watt of electricity consumed, and must not exceed 5 mg of mercury in 4-foot lamps, and 10 mg in 8-foot lamps
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