Daylighting and Energy
The Skylight/Sloped Glazing Council is committed to providing the latest information regarding the benefits of daylighting and the affect it has on energy savings, which is always a timely topic. Below is a link to the Daylighting Basics web page developed by the Council, as well as the latest FGIA and industry news regarding daylighting and energy savings.
Daylighting Web Page
Daylighting Basics: Daylighting and Energy Savings, created by FGIA's Skylight/Sloped Glazing Council, details the benefits of daylighting, while also reinforcing the energy savings that can be achieved when utilizing proper daylighting techniques.
Industry News and Links
The Impact of Light on Outcomes in Healthcare Settings
Issue Paper Objective: To identify the mechanisms by which light impacts human health and performance and review the literature linking light (daylight and artificial light) with health outcomes in healthcare settings.
Re-published with permission, ©2006 The Center for Health Design, Anjali Joseph, Ph.D., Director of Research. For more information visit healthdesign.org.
For more industry information regarding daylighting, view these industry organization websites.