Energy Star

How Trump's Potential Budget Cuts to the EPA Could Affect the Building Industry
Posted on
How Trump's Potential Budget Cuts to the EPA Could Affect the Building Industry

The administration is eyeing a 24 percent reduction in the Environmental... More

It's the End of the Bulb as We Know It (and EISA Feels Fine)
Posted on
It's the End of the Bulb as We Know It (and EISA Feels Fine)

Consumers haven’t gotten the full story about the phase-out of inefficient... More

Get Caught Up on Green Building Rating Systems
Posted on
Get Caught Up on Green Building Rating Systems

You may know the forthcoming LEED v4 inside and out, but other green building... More

Calculite White LED Downlight, Philips Lightolier
Posted on
Calculite White LED Downlight, Philips Lightolier

Calculite is an Energy Star–rated family of white LED luminaires. More

Energy Ratings Elevate Older Buildings
Posted on
Energy Ratings Elevate Older Buildings

An article in The New York Times reported the discovery that older structures... More

Posted on
NYSERDA Implements New SSL Policy

to the abundance of diverse manufacturer claims regarding solid-state lighting (SSL) products, the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) has implemented a new policy for its Existing Facilities Program. More

Posted on
Energy Star CFL Criteria Changes

The U.S. Department of Energy has increased and added to the criteria for compact fluorescent lightbulbs under the Energy Star program. The new Energy Star criteria have expanded the categories of CFLs covered to include smaller screw-in socket-based candelabra-style bulbs. Click through for more changes. More

Posted on
Sea Gull Releases Energy Star Catalog

Sea Gull Lighting of Riverside, New Jersey, has released its new 136-page Energy Efficient Lighting catalog, featuring a collection of Energy Star-qualified decorative lighting fixtures and ceiling fans. The catalog can be ordered at: More

Posted on
Lightolier | Lytecaster

Frame-In Kit Meeting the efficiency and environmental standards of the Energy Star program, the Lytecaster Energy Star-rated downlight frame-in kit for commercial and residential applications provides general illumination and wallwashing. The frame-in kits are available in 5- and 6 3/4-inch apertures and, according to the manufacturer, are easy to install. More

Posted on
Soft White Dulux EL Family

Osram Sylvania has expanded its Soft White Dulux EL family with several Energy Star-rated products. This line of screw-base compact fluorescents allows for most standard incandescent bulbs to be replaced with a long-life alternative solution. The newest products include: the 28/19/12W 3-way twist; a 30W twist, at 2000 lumens, for applications that require increased light output; the 4W flame-shape medium and candelabra base; and a 7W torpedo medium and candelabra base. More

RSS
Close X