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LEDs Get Energy Star Label, Amid Controversy

The response from EPA's Alex Baker, which was not available when this article was first published, has been added.

As the government’s lead agency promoting commercialization of solid-state lighting, including light-emitting diodes (LEDs), the U.S. Department of Energy in 2007 published its Energy Star standards for LED luminaires (see


Published August 28, 2008

Roberts, T. (2008, August 28). LEDs Get Energy Star Label, Amid Controversy. Retrieved from