Lighting Understanding for a More Efficient Nation

Mashable: The Dazzling Evolution of Energy-Efficient Lighting

Mashable: The Dazzling Evolution of Energy-Efficient Lighting

By Fran Berkman

Here’s a bright idea: light bulbs that use 75% to 80% less energy.

Compact fluorescent bulbs (CFL) and light-emitting diode bulbs (LED) are quickly becoming the new norm. These newer bulbs have a bright future since the U.S. Government passed the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007, which requires a systematic reduction of inefficient incandescent bulbs, culminating in 2014.

Click here to continue reading this article…