With its CodeSmart initiative, The Watt Stopper, Santa Clara, Calif., offers a wide range of resources for professionals looking to comply with energy code lighting control provisions, such as ASHRAE 90.1 1999 and California's Title 24.

The initiative includes an energy code Web site,, which features downloadable publications, code-compliant applications, and the latest information on code adoptions.

The Watt Stopper's Energy Code Quick Guide is available in PDF format via the Web site. The guide outlines several basic ways of meeting requirements for compliance.

The Watt Stopper also provides a design library of code-compliant application solutions, including the Lighting Control Best Practice Guides for Offices and Schools. A recent series of technical bulletins explores specific code compliance issues in depth.

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