DOE Announces Selections for SSL Core Technology Research Call (Round 6)

August 25, 2009

The U.S. Department of Energy has announced the competitive selection of four projects for solid-state lighting (SSL), 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 more information on the selections, visit the financial opportunities section of the DOE SSL website.