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CalEnergy Electrical Corporation, located in the San Francisco Bay Area, serves the needs of professionals in California’s title 24 part 6 consultation. Specializing in energy efficient lighting technologies and lighting controls acceptance testing, we are an all-encompassing resource for the design, implementation and commissioning of your advanced lighting control system.
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Requirements for lighting controls are the biggest change to Title 24.
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Title 24 F.A.Q
What is Title 24
Created in 1978 by the California Building Standards Commission in response to a legislative mandate to reduce California’s energy consumption. Title 24 utilizes energy efficiency technologies to provide California with an adequate, reasonably priced, environmentally sound supply of energy.
What's new in Title 24
The 2013 standards which took effect on July 1st, 2014, are estimated to increase the energy efficiency of commercial buildings by 30%. This is achieved through the use of more comprehensive lighting controls and the requirement for acceptance testing to ensure lighting systems are operating properly.
What is acceptance testing?
Acceptance Testing is one part of a multi-stage compliance program. The tests are conducted by certified Lighting Control Acceptance Test Technicians to verify the Title 24 installation requirements are met and the installed equipment and lighting systems operate properly.
What projects require acceptance testing?
-All new construction
-Construction in an existing space
Daylight Harvesting; It’s A Bright Idea!
April 13, 2017
Daylight harvesting was mandated in Title 24 to cut wasteful energy in already well-lit areas. If utilized correctly, it can result in big savings and happy customers! Say, for example, you have an office building that has numerous offices with floor to ceiling windows. Those…more >
The In’s and Out’s of Occupancy Sensors!
March 21, 2017
One of the most important devices you’ll install for Title 24 is occupancy sensors. Having an area where the lighting turns off when you walk away will save the end user energy, and save them money, too! When planning out placement of these devices, you’re…more >
Lighting Controls Commissioning or Acceptance Testing?
February 10, 2017
“What’s the difference between Advanced Lighting Controls Commissioning and Advanced Lighting Controls Acceptance Testing?” As we’re still in the infancy stage of Title 24 Acceptance Testing for Advanced Lighting Controls, we’re often posed with that question. To explain, we’ll go over the chronological…more >
Lighting Control Systems for Title 24 Compliance
January 4, 2017
With Title 24 code mandating multilevel dimming for light fixtures, occupancy sensors or time scheduling, and other required features for commercial areas, we’ve narrowed it down to some of the most popular lighting control systems on the market to make sure your project is Title…more >
Why Does Title 24 Exist?
December 20, 2016
Two questions that are frequently overheard in the field are “What’s the purpose of Title 24?” and “What are it’s benefits?” We want to educate you as to what legislation prior, and up to Title 24 has been able to achieve. Also, we’ll delve into…more >