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This New LED Light Lasts 40 Years

This New LED Light Lasts 40 Years

By Joshua Barrie

The world of illumination is about to change thanks to Jake Dyson, who has developed a light that never goes out. Well, nearly. It lasts 40 years and is going to be released in May 2015, The Guardian reports.

The suspended light fitting uses LED bulbs and took four years to develop, The Guardian writes. Its 40-year lifespan is actually a conservative estimate. At full brightness, the product has enough power to run for 180,000 hours. That is 12 hours a day for four decades.

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