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Standard Practice for Office Lighting (RP-1-12) now available in French and Spanish
June 30, 2015 - The American National Standard Practice for Office Lighting (RP-1-12) is now available in both French and Spanish, announced the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IES).
By Renée Francoeur
The French and Spanish versions are translated directly from the English version of RP-1-12 and the IES said they hope this will help reach a broader audience.
RP-1-12 address changes in the office environment such as computer-based tasks, new office layouts, the effect of energy efficiency on lighting design, new light sources and control techniques, to name a few.
The new versions are available as a PDF download from the IES at www.ies.org/store for $75 US. Members pay $52.50.