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Development of Plant Production System using Mirror Duct (Part III) : The lighting technique and the effect of energy saving by the Mirror Duct
Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.orgCitation: Paper number 034074, 2003 ASAE Annual Meeting . (doi: 10.13031/2013.14097) @2003
Authors: Sekine, M., Matsunawa, K., Kaihou, K., Akisawa, A., Arai, H., Shibusawa, S., Shimizu, H., Ikeda, T., Iwase, K., Hayashi, M
Keywords: The Mirror Duct, natural lighting, energy saving, nonimaging Fresnel lens, plant factory
A Mirror Duct is made from the aluminum that has high reflectivity, and can conduct
natural daylight into indoors efficiently. The purpose of this study is to reduce power consumption of
artificial lighting using the Mirror Duct at plant factory.