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NEMA Publishes SSL Dimming Best Practices White Paper

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) has published LSD 49-2010, "Solid State Lighting for Incandescent Replacement: Best Practices for Dimming."  This new white paper, produced by NEMA's Solid State Lighting Section, provides recommendations for the dimming and design of screw-based incandescent replacement solid state lighting (SSL) products. The main objective of the paper is to encourage coordination among control, power supply, and LED module manufacturers to achieve desired performance and product harmonization throughout the market.  LSD 49 may be downloaded at no charge: http://www.nema.org/stds/lsd49.cfm  This publication joins 37 other white papers in the NEMA LSD series, which covers a range of lighting topics. Other parts of the series cover topics such as ballast disconnects, occupancy sensors, and photoluminescent exit signage. To view a comprehensive list of NEMA LSD white papers: http://www.nema.org/stds/lsd.cfm