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DOE Announces L Prize Competition at Lightfair

DOE Announces L Prize Competition at Lightfair

David Rodgers, Deputy Assistant Secretary (DAS), U.S. Department of Energy, announced details on the Bright Tomorrow Lighting Prize competition at LIGHTFAIR International in Las Vegas, Nevada. For the announcement, DAS Rodgers was joined by energy leaders from four major California utilities. These utilities are working closely with DOE to support the L Prize competition. Pictured, …

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DOE Announces Philips as First Winner of the L Prize Competition

DOE Announces Philips as First Winner of the L Prize Competition

On August 3, 2011, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced that Philips Lighting North America has won the first award under the Department’s Bright Tomorrow Lighting Prize (L Prize) competition. DOE’s L Prize challenged the lighting industry to strive to develop super high-performance, energy-saving replacements for conventional light bulbs that will save American consumers …

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Philips Submits First L Prize Entry

Philips Submits First L Prize Entry

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced today that the Bright Tomorrow Lighting Prize (L Prize) competition has received its first entrant, a product from Philips Electronics. Philips has developed, manufactured and will bring to market an LED replacement for the common 60-Watt incandescent light bulb. Philips developed this product in response to DOE’s industry-wide …

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Transforming the Lighting Landscape

Transforming the Lighting Landscape

The L Prize competition will substantially accelerate America’s shift from inefficient, dated lighting products to innovative, high-performance products. Just as Thomas Edison transformed illumination over a century ago, the L Prize will drive innovation and market adoption. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy, the L Prize is the first government-sponsored technology competition designed to …

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