CFLs and LEDs Light the Way to Energy Efficiency

The Earth Policy Institute recommends switching from incandescent lighting to compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) and light-emitting diodes (LEDs) as a simple way to cut carbon emissions, increase energy efficiency, and save money.

Electricity Consumption by Incandescent Lighting
Comparison of electricity consumed by incandescent lighting versus compact fluorescent lighting over 10,000 hours.
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