Testimonials – Partnerships in Solid-State Lighting – Soraa, Inc.

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The words “Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy, EERE Partnership Testimonials,” appear on the screen, followed by “Mike Krames, Chief Technology Officer, Soraa, Inc.” and footage of a man in a lab.

Mike Krames: The Department of Energy has done a great job in supporting solid-state lighting in the United States. We have funding programs, EERE does funding, research and development, product development, and manufacturing initiatives all across the lighting sector.

Footage of a group of people collaborating on a table-sized dry erase board, followed by footage of lighting manufacturing equipment.

Solid-state lighting will improve our quality of lives immensely by changing the way we experience light.

Footage of lighting manufacturing equipment, followed by footage of two people in lab coats viewing test results on a computer screen.

We have the opportunity to drop energy consumption by factors compared to what's done today with conventional lighting, to reduce the carbon footprint associated with lighting, as well as the electronic waste due to the long life of solid-state lighting and LED sources.   

The words “Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy, EERE Partner Testimonials,” appear on the screen.