More than 30 per cent energy savings possible with LEDs in gerbera : substantial energy savings and little loss in production

F.P.M. van der Helm

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By installing LED-lighting and limiting it to 80 instead of 100 μmol gerbera growers can save 30 per cent on energy without any great loss in production, according to research. Light integration and interlighting don’t yet deliver any savings.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)12-13
JournalIn Greenhouses : the international magazine for greenhouse growers
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2015



  • greenhouse horticulture
  • cut flowers
  • gerbera
  • led lamps
  • illumination
  • energy saving
  • effects
  • trials

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