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IS-2009-155: Solid State Lighting: Benchmarking Analysis

This paper from Cleantech Approach evaluates the market potential for sold state lighting.  Lighting accounts for 20-25% of U.S. electricity consumption.  40% of lighting is used in buildings, both commercial and residential.  LEDs outperform incandescent and halogen lights on a payback basis, and are a slight improvement over compact fluorescent bulbs.  Detailed analyses are included.

























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