Luminaires Specification Version 2.0

ENERGY STAR Luminaires Specification Version 2.0 was finalized on May 29, 2015. The Luminaires V2.0 specification will replace the Luminaires V1.2 specification on June 1, 2016. Materials related to the revision process are provided below. Partners and other interested parties with questions can contact Taylor Jantz-Sell (EPA) at or

In recent years, EPA has worked with stakeholders to raise the bar for efficient lighting. Building on more than 20 years of partnership to foster the future success of the ENERGY STAR program for lighting, EPA is hosting a webinar series in 2016. These interactive webinars will serve to further the technical discussion, understanding, importance and relevance of key technical topics to the ENERGY STAR program and lighting specifications. Each session will feature presentations by multiple technical experts who will speak on the designated topic and provide a forum for open discussion among ENERGY STAR lighting stakeholders. Please visit the ENERGY STAR Lighting Webinar Series web page for more information.

ENERGY STAR Requirements for the Use of LM-80 Data – October 21, 2016

ENERGY STAR TM-21 Calculator- Updated July 19, 2016

For information on the ENERGY STAR TM-21 Calculator, please see the Luminaires Specification Version 1.0  page.


ENERGY STAR Lighting Test Methods

ENERGY STAR TM-28 Calculator - February 9, 2016

Luminaires V2.0 Final Specification - May 29, 2015

EPA will be hosting a webinar to discuss the final specification on Friday June 5th, 2015 at 2 PM.  To register for the webinar, please click here.

Luminaires V2.0 Draft 2 Comments
Acuity Brands Comments (PDF, 104 KB)
Bridgelux Comments (PDF, 38 KB)
Cree Comments (PDF, 869 KB)
Eaton Comments (PDF, 96 KB)
GE Comments (PDF, 37 KB)
Intertek Comments (PDF, 67 KB)
Juno Lighting Comments (PDF, 154 KB)
Kichler Comments (PDF, 90 KB)
NEEP Comments (PDF, 46 KB)
Philips Comments (PDF, 308 KB)
Terralux Comments (PDF, 303 KB)
UL Comments (PDF, 117 KB)

Luminaires V2.0 Stakeholder Meeting - April 20, 2015

Targeted Stakeholder Discussions: April 1, April 7, 2015

To facilitate an open discussion among stakeholders, EPA will host 2 separate calls on connected lighting and lighting product packaging.  These topics generated stakeholder feedback during the specification development process for ENERGY STAR Luminaires and Lamps Versions 2.0 on that led the Agency to believe that further discussion on these topics among stakeholders would be beneficial.
Connected Functionality:

Product Labeling and Packaging:

If you have any questions about either call, please contact the ENERGY STAR Lighting Inbox at

Luminaires V2.0 Draft 2 Stakeholder Meeting - March 17, 2015

Luminaires V2.0 Draft 2 – March 6, 2015

Luminaires V2.0 Draft 1 Comments
Acuity Brands Comments (PDF, 52 KB)
CEE Comments (PDF, 2.4 MB)
Cordelia Comments (PDF, 97 KB)
GE Comments (PDF, 91 KB)
Good Earth Comments (PDF, 248 KB)
Intertek Comments (PDF, 41 KB)
MaxLite Comments (PDF, 329 KB)
NEEP Comments (PDF, 46 KB)
Philips Comments (PDF, 331 KB)
TCP Comments (PDF, 243 KB)
Terralux Comments (PDF, 98 KB)
UL Comments (PDF, 136 KB)

Luminaires V2.0 Draft 1 Stakeholder Meeting - January 21, 2015

Luminaires V2.0 Discussion Document - October 15, 2014

Discussion Document Comments - November 14, 2014
ACS Comments (PDF, 423 KB)
Acuity Brands Comments (PDF, 40 KB)
ConTech Comments (PDF, 271 KB)
Cordelia Comments (PDF, 113 KB)
Intertek Comments (PDF, 47 KB)
ITL Comments (PDF, 34 KB)
Juno Lighting Comments (PDF, 161 KB)
Lunera Comments (PDF, 239 KB)
TERRALUX Comments (PDF, 793 KB)
UL Comments (PDF, 189 KB)