DOE Announces Competitive Selections for SSL

September 1, 2009

The U.S. Department of Energy has selected four solid-state lighting (SSL) projects in response to SSL Core Technology Research Call DE-PS26-09NT013775, for DOE and federal laboratories. The selections represent the sixth round in a series seeking to examine high-priority research and development activities that will advance state-of-the-art SSL used for general illumination applications. The selections have a total value of $6.4 million—three of the selections will be funded via the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act ($4.6 million) and one will be funded via appropriated funds ($1.8 million). For additional information, visit www.ssl.energy.gov.