6.   Outdoor Lighting

This chapter covers the Title 24 California Code of Regulations, Part 6 (the Energy Standards), requirements for nonresidential outdoor lighting design and installation, including controls. This chapter applies to all outdoor lighting, whether attached to buildings, poles, structures or self-supporting; including but not limited to hardscape areas including parking lots, lighting for building entrances, sales and non-sales canopies; lighting for all outdoor sales areas; and lighting for building facades. It is addressed primarily to lighting designers, electrical engineers, and enforcement agency personnel responsible for lighting.

Chapter 5 addresses nonresidential indoor lighting requirements.

Chapter 7 addresses sign lighting requirements.