Architectural Lighting Magazine referenced a study conducted by scientists at the Lighting Research Center discussing the effects of daylighting on occupants. Users were found to be much more productive and comfortable in space where natural light was present within a space than those lacking natural light.
Natural light is something that is difficult to replace with artificial light. Though this is a brief introduction to this topic, there are many resources available to learn more about the benefits of daylighting. Click here to view more case studies and research on the effects of daylighting in various interior spaces.