Solid-state lighting took center stage at the SPECS Sustainability session, “LEDs: Perception and Reality.”
Speaker Leigh Savage, national accounts manager, GE Lighting, debunked many of the myths that surround LED lighting. They included:
• LEDs produce no heat at all. FALSE
• LEDs are more efficient than any other light source. NOT NECESSARILY.
• LEDs are still too expensive to use in retail applications. FALSE