Cree, Inc.

Durham, North Carolina

ENERGY STAR Award for Excellence

Cree, Inc. is a market-leading innovator of LED lighting products that emphasizes the importance of ENERGY STAR certification in its development of LED lighting solutions. Cree, Inc. is receiving ENERGY STAR recognition for its commitment to introducing ENERGY STAR certified LED bulbs at an accessible price point for the consumer. Key accomplishments in 2013 include:

  • Leading the market in making ENERGY STAR certified LED bulbs more accessible to mass market consumers with unprecedented pricing.
  • Increasing the number of ENERGY STAR certified models by 80 percent compared to 2012 by adding 95 ENERGY STAR certified products to its assortment.
  • Promoting the benefits of ENERGY STAR certified LED bulbs through education and public relations efforts targeted at consumers, employees, and energy efficiency program partners.