LED metrics

Deciphering LED Metrics

Inside LED Metrics Buildings, January 29, 2016. Image credits: Lee_seonghak Lighting Facts Labels The DOE established the LED Lighting Facts program to ensure one consistent source of information about all LED products. Lighting Facts labels include five basic metrics. Color temperature (CCT): Color temperature characterizes how “cool” (blue) or “warm” (yellow) a white light appears. Ratings […]

energy-efficient-lighting

Bright Ideas About Energy Efficient Lighting

Changing to more energy efficient light bulbs Red Bluff Daily News, September 22, 2015. Image credit: Geoffrey.landis Energy-efficient lighting technology has significantly evolved over the past few years as highly efficient Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) are replacing Compact Fluorescent Lights (CFLs) and traditional incandescent lights. LEDs provide the same amount of brightness, or lumens, as traditional […]