DOE releases results from Round 6 of SSL product testing

Oct. 3, 2008
The latest round of results from the DOE's Commercially Available LED Product Evaluation and Reporting (CALiPER) program are now available online.
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has completed Round 6 of product testing through the DOE Solid-State Lighting (SSL) CALiPER program.

A Summary Report containing the results from Round 6 testing is now available for download on the DOE SSL website at

The Department allows detailed test results from CALiPER testing to be distributed in the public interest for noncommercial, educational purposes only.

The focus in Round 6 of testing was on small replacement lamps (MR16 lamps, A-lamps, candelabra lamps), as well as a variety of luminaires, including four desk lamps, a downlight, a recessed wall fixture, and two different types of outdoor products.

These detailed test reports are now available through the searchable on-line CALiPER system at