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Codes & Standards, Programs & Policy

ENERGY STAR 2.0 – What Do You Need to Know?

17 Nov , 2016  

Elana Cole, ERS, for Zondits One of the largest online lighting distributors recently shared some information with Zondits regarding the ENERGY STAR program for lighting, specifically the new 2.0 version for lamps that goes into effect on January 2, 2017. What is ENERGY STAR 2.0? ENERGY STAR 2.0, which replaces the current 1.1 version, includes […]

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Building Technology, Lighting

Driving Efficiency Standards for Commercial Advanced Lighting Controls

5 Jul , 2016  

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DesignLights Consortium® Launches Networked Lighting Controls Qualified Products List Design Lights, June 28, 2016 The DesignLights Consortium® is pleased to announce the launch of its Qualified Products List for Networked Lighting Control (NLC) Systems. The first product to meet performance specifications, the RAB Lightcloud system, was published on the list on Monday, June 27. We […]

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Codes & Standards, Programs & Policy

California Proposes First LED Standards

23 Oct , 2015  

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California Proposed Lighting Standard Raises the Bar for Energy Efficiency LED Inside, October 22, 2015. Image credit: Peter Thoeny The California Energy Commission released a final staff report proposing the first standards for small-diameter directional lamps and light-emitting diodes (LEDs). Directional lamps are often used in commercial track lighting, while LEDs replace screw-based incandescent bulbs and […]

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