There are various types of grow lights that are used at different stages of a plant’s growth. This is why this calculator takes into account the two important stages: the vegetative and the flowering stage. In order to calculate the energy cost of a complete flowering phase.
Why is important to calculate the cost
You will be able to lessen the burden of electrical costs and also adjust your existing components efficiently. The cannabis plants require around 16 hours of light daily. Hence, you have to make sure that the plants are receiving the proper amount of sunlight on a daily basis. Therefore, it is important to evaluate everything properly. Such as the type of vegetation, types of soil, etc. You can also use different types of grow lights at once.
Appliances with different adjustments
Exhaust fans are necessary because they eliminate the odor caused by the plants. It is important to choose those types of fans that require less energy and does the job properly. The fans maintain the ventilation of the plants which is necessary.
Easily evaluate the number of grow lamps you will need to cover your whole crop with this light coverage calculator. Simply enter the required dimensions below and instantly view both the minimum and the optimal number of grow lights to cover your complete indoor hydroponic garden.
For professional growers with many lights or multiple grow rooms, we invite you to contact one of our lighting experts. We will happily provide custom light mapping and other services to ensure your plants growing environment will be optimized.
*These calculations are based on the typical light spread of the specified lamp, mounted horizontally, and matched to its industry-standard reflector. It should not be considered a comprehensive light plan. Various factors will affect your crop’s lighting requirements, including reflector shape, crop height, grow room structure, irrigation, temperature, etc.