Abstract

Emerging technologies make it practical to affordably deliver sunlight deep into buildings to deliver energy-efficient, high quality natural illumination whenever the sun shines. Cost-effectiveness is achieved using moderate sunlight concentration ratios and hollow distribution guides.

© 2011 Optical Society of America

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