Demonstrate.

See how leaders are moving beyond the green.

Second largest utility in the U.S. uses 40% less electricity than a typical commercial building
in Massachusetts.
Waltham, MA | 312,000 ft2

Approach:
Innovative task/low ambient lighting design

Application:
Open offices

Product: Finelite 1T8 Series 12 Indirect/Direct high performance luminaires; 6W LED desk lamp with occupancy sensors

Results:
50% better than ASHRAE 90.1-2004 | > 0.55 w/ft2 | open office desk 40 fc

Interior Architect | Lighting Designer:
Sasaki Associates | Atelier Ten

Certification:
Double LEED Platinum

More Info:

Finelite's IOLS Approach LD+A Article

Atelier Ten  Highlights

Sasaki Associates Highlights


The greenest and largest "living laboratory" office building in the U.S.
Golden, CO | 222,000 ft2

Approach:
Task/ low ambient lighting design

Application:
Open and private offices

Finelite Product:
6W LED desk lamp

Results:
50% better than ASHRAE 90.1-2007 | 0.59 w/ft2 | 35 kBtu/ft2 a year

Architect | Lighting Designer:
RNL

Certification:
LEED Platinum

More info:

Countdown to Zero LD+A Article

Visit NREL site

This innovative school focuses on providing a high
performance learning environment with the goal
of reaching net-zero energy usage. The building is seen as a tool to teach students about sustainability.
Seaside, CA | 21,000 ft2

Approach:
Integrated Classroom Lighting System with Daylight Harvesting

Application:
Classrooms

Product:
ICLS; T8 Series 12 Indirect/Direct high performance luminaires

Results:
Savings of 50% energy; 6.63 kBtu/ ft2 annual electricity

Architect | Lighting Designer:
EHDD Architecture | Benya Lighting Design

Certification:
LEED Platinum; CHPS

More info:

Visit Chartwell School

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First Net-Zero Energy and Zero Carbon Emissions (Z2) commercial building in the U.S.
San Jose, CA | 7,000 ft2

Approach:
Task/ low ambient lighting design

Application:
Open offices

Finelite Product:
Series X1-R T8 Indirect/Direct high performance luminaires; 3W LED desk lamp with occupancy sensors

Results:
60% better than ASHRAE 90.1-2004

Architect | Lighting Designer:
EHDD Architecture | Integrated Design Associates Inc. (IDeAs)

Certification:
LEED Platinum

More info:

See how IDeAs accomplished Z2 (pdf)


Students (K-8) are living and learning sustainability in the first zero-energy classroom building in the U.S.
Corte Madera, CA | 33,740 ft2

Approach:
Integrated Classroom Lighting System

Application:
Classrooms/Art Studios

Finelite Product:
ICLS; T8 Series 16 Indirect/Direct high performance luminaires

Results:
40% energy savings over Title 24

Architect | Lighting Designer:
EHDD Architecture | TMT Associates with Stantec

Certification:
LEED for Schools Platinum; CHPS Designed School

More info:

Visit Marin County Day School Website