Dimming System Watts Estimator

    Can a dimming system help you save on energy costs? Use this calculator to estimate the wattage, energy reduction and cost savings generated by using a dimming system.

    Enter the following information and click "calculate."
    Your results will display below.


    * Required
     
    * Electric cost per kilowatt hour:   $  
    * Number of fixtures:      
    * Watts per fixture at full power:      
     
    Percent of light at each setting
    Full power:     100 %
    * Dimmer setting 1:     %
    Dimmer setting 2:     %
     
    Percent of time used at each setting
    (must equal 100%)
    * Full power:     %
    * Dimmer setting 1:     %
    Dimmer setting 2:     %
     
      Calculate

    Results
    Overall Equivalent Wattage:
      At Full Power        With Dimming
    Effective fixture watts:         
    Relative power consumption:   100%       
    Total power load:         
     
    Energy Reduction With Dimming:  
    Cost Savings: