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Title: Solid-State Lighting: Early Lessons Learned on the Way to Market

The purpose of this report is to document early challenges and lessons learned in the solid-state lighting (SSL) market development as part of the DOE’s SSL Program efforts to continually evaluate market progress in this area. This report summarizes early actions taken by DOE and others to avoid potential problems anticipated based on lessons learned from the market introduction of compact fluorescent lamps and identifies issues, challenges, and new lessons that have been learned in the early stages of the SSL market introduction. This study identifies and characterizes12 key lessons that have been distilled from DOE SSL program results.
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Technical Report
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Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
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United States
solid state lighting; SSL; LEDs; lighting; lessons learned; CFLs; DOE; U.S. Department of Energy; flicker; glare; performance testing; color quality; dimming; lighting controls; measuring lifetime; serviceability; product families; energy-efficient lighting