Government Affairs

The American Lighting Association (ALA) is a trade association representing over 3,000 members in the lighting, ceiling fan and controls industries in the United States, Canada and the Caribbean. Member companies include manufacturers, manufacturers’ representatives, retail lighting showrooms and lighting designers that have the expertise to educate and serve their customers.

Working with our government partners, the ALA has made progress on changing the nature of the energy-efficiency discussion. By getting government bodies to focus on only those products that actually consume energy such as light bulbs, ceiling fan motors and integrated LED fixtures, numerous products would not need to be further regulated.

However, much work is still to be done. To read more go to: 2016 Government Affairs Policy Book

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