U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

Building Technologies Office – Information Resources

The L Prize PAR 38 Competition: A New Start

This March 27, 2012 webcast presented information on the newly reopened L Prize® PAR 38 competition. Moderated by James Brodrick, DOE Lighting Program Manager, the webcast featured an overview of the PAR 38 competition from Marc Ledbetter of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, and explained key changes of the retooled competition requirements. Topics included performance specifications, U.S. content requirements, the product evaluation process, and submission requirements.