Lighting Demand-Side Management (DSM) program

What is Lighting Demand-Side Management (DSM) program?

Lighting Demand-Side Management (DSM) program meaning ADSM program designed to promote efficient lighting systems in new construction or existing facilities. Lighting DSM programs can include: certain types of high-efficiency fluorescent fixtures including T-8 lamp technology, solid state electronic ballasts, specular reflectors, compact fluorescent fixtures, LED and electro-luminescent Emergency Exist Signs, High Pressure Sodium with switchable ballasts, Compact Metal Halide, occupancy sensors, and daylighting controllers.


reference: Glossary – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)