CALiPER Publishes New Snapshot on MR16 Lamps

DOE's CALiPER program has published a new Snapshot Report on LED MR16 lamps, which updates a similar Snapshot Report published in January 2014. In the past two years, LED technology has progressed rapidly, but the progress has been much slower for LED MR16s. The increase in mean

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GE Parts Ways With CFLs

GE announced earlier this month that its U.S. consumer lighting business will cease manufacturing and distribution of CFL light bulbs for the U.S. market by the end of 2016. The shift of the company’s business model away from the CFL will allow it to focus fully on

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NEMA Publishes New SSL Document

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) has published NEMA SSL 7A-2015 Phase-Cut Dimming for Solid State Lighting—Basic Compatibility. This standard provides compatibility requirements when a forward phase-cut dimmer is combined with one or more dimmable

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