Lighting Science Group (LSG) CEO Jim Haworth was honored by the White House on Nov. 3 as part of its Champions of Change Initiative. The program recognizes business leaders who are helping to create high-quality jobs in the U.S.
The 2012 Next Generation Luminaires (NGL) Solid-State Lighting Competition is officially open. Major change for 2012: The competition, to better respond to the differences in lighting applications, is now divided into two one for Indoor and one for Outdoor. Deadline for intent to submit for the Indoor competition is Dec. 16. For full competition details go to ngldc.org.