NSW Land & Housing Corporation selects Chamaeleon for further common area lighting upgrades

Released: 11-Dec-2013

Dec 13, 2013

Enlighten’s Chamaeleon light has been announced as the successful product for further Common Area Lighting energy efficiency upgrades for the NSW Land & Housing Corporation. Emergency & non-emergency Chamaeleon LED lights will be installed over the next 12-18 months in Urban Sydney, Western Sydney, Wollongong & the Central Coast Hunter properties.

The Chamaeleon LED light is listed on the Land & Housing Corporation’s Deemed to Comply product register and meets the product requirement parameters  including:

 ·         An occupancy sensor that maintains a low level of lighting when areas are unoccupied,
·         a luminous efficacy of >70 lumens/watt at full light output,
·         power factor of .0.9+,
·         IP65 rating for exposed equipment,  
·         LED rated lamp life >50,000 hours,
·         Emergency luminaire battery duration of >90 minutes,
·         previously used by an Accredited Certificate Provider to successfully create Energy Savings Certificates under the NSW Energy Savings Scheme.

The recent announcement follows  9 previously  successful  tenders for  common area lighting upgrades across 24 properties in the Sydney metropolitan area from 2011-13.  Average lighting energy savings from the lighting retrofits across these properties has exceeded 80%, which translates to 46% savings on total site energy consumption.