Outdoor Lighting System
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2. Outdoor Lighting System

The luminaires are usually located around the perimeter of the area to be illuminated and light beams are directed inwards as shown in Figure 1. Most floodlighting installations use either tungsten halogen or high intensity discharge lamps in trough reflectors.

Figure 1 Area Lighting