Jan 26, 2017

EISA 2007

April 15, 2016 – The Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA 2007) is the bill that originally mandated minimum efficacy levels for general service incandescent lamps, the result […]

Resilience – The Next Step After Sustainability

March 15, 2016 – Buildings, in fact entire communities, are trying to become more resilient to disruptions from hazards such as severe weather (floods, hurricanes), earthquakes, as well as human-caused […]

What Driverless Vehicles Might Mean

February 14, 2016 – The seemingly overnight transition from traditional lighting to solid-state lighting has greatly expanded the lighting realm, infusing lighting into the world of electronics. One example of […]

Washington D.C. 2015 Report Card

January 15, 2016 – 2015 offered some glimmers of hope in our nation’s capital. There were a number of bills passed with bi-partisan support–13, in fact.  Of those, two had […]