Lighting Systems at the Hospitals: An Overview

  • Ahmet Teke
  • Oğuzhan TİMUR


20% of total world electricity consumption is approximately consumed by lighting. Researches show that, hospitals represent approximately 6% of total energy consumption in the utility buildings sector. Lighting systems in a hospital represents approximately 21% of the total energy consumption. In this paper, the research papers and practical studies on energy efficiency and energy saving potentials on lighting systems at the hospitals are presented. Under the following sections, the latest literatures including research articles, conferences, e-books, handbooks, reports, web pages, MSc and PhD theses interested in energy efficiency, energy saving and energy management are summarized. Payback period calculations of some lighting projects are also presented


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How to Cite
Teke, A., & TİMUR, O. (2013). Lighting Systems at the Hospitals: An Overview. Majlesi Journal of Energy Management, 2(2). Retrieved from