2015 Residential Lighting Workshop


100 Endicott Street
Danvers, MA 01923
United States

Event Date

NEEP was joined by Northeast stakeholders for the 2015 Northeast Residential Lighting Workshop on October 1st, 2015. Thanks again to our gracious hosts, OSRAM SYLVANIA!

The Workshop slide deck is available:  .  The Final Workshop Agenda is below.  Please contact Claire if you would like any more information.

Approximate Timing Session and Description

Introduction: a Journey through the RLS

Include discussion of new baseline research, updates on new specifications, and discussion of the State of our Sockets

  • Claire Miziolek, NEEP

The Market Transformation of Residential Lighting

Discussion of NEEP's Market Transformation framework as it applied to the residential lighting market.

  • David Lis, NEEP
11-11:15am COFFEE BREAK

Smart Lighting Roundtable

Manufacturers have an opportunity to discuss their new Smart Lighting products, while audience members have the opportunity to ask questions and learn more about the different technologies. Hear from a pilot program about their experiences with the integration between Smart Lighting and Home Energy Management Systems.

  • Aaron Ganick, Osram Sylvania

  • Lisa McLeer, GE Lighting

  • Rene Burger, Philips

  • Lara Bonn and Jasmine Rivest, Efficiency Vermont

12:15-1pm LUNCH

Regional Differences: Evaluation Findings from REED

A presentation and discussion of regional evaluation inputs based on research from the Regional Energy Efficiency Database (REED).  States throughout the region are making different claims on Delta Watts saved, hours of use operated, measure lives, and more.  We will discuss these differences and assess the opportunity for better alignment.

  • Pat Wallace, NEEP
1:30-1:45pm COFFEE BREAK

The “ISH” Bulb: Discussion of New Players and Strategies

Several manufacturers have released low-cost LED bulbs that will not meet the ENERGY STAR Criteria for a variety of reasons. These "Ish" bulbs create complications for consumers and programs. This will be a discussion of the challenges or barriers presented by the "Ish" bulb and what program strategies could be employed to benefit all stakeholders.

  • Presentation by Stan Mertz, CLEAResult
  • Break out into facilated discussion groups with regional facilatators TBA
3:15-3:30pm Conclusions/Wrap-up/Adjourn


















Stay informed

Stay up to date with the latest NEEP and industry news, policies, and trends to your inbox every so often.