Dimming Through a Universal Control

Gallo, Marc; Neary, Michael
October 2012
Lighting Design & Application;Oct2012, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p48
The article looks at the significant change on the lighting industry in the U.S. It highlights the anticipated assistance of government legislation on the usage of incandescent lamps and shifting consumer attitudes about the significance of energy and cost savings to energy-efficient lighting alternatives, particularly light emitting diodes (LEDs) and compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs). The challenges posed by the use of dimmers on LEDs and CFLs across the residential landscape are cited.


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