Your Guide to More Efficient and Money-Saving Light Bulbs
In 2007, Congress passed minimum energy efficiency standards for everyday light bulbs that will reduce consumers' energy bills by $13 billion per year, or $100 per household per year, and save 30 power plants worth of electricity annually once the standards are in full effect. These standards do not ban incandescent light bulbs -- they simply require them to be more efficient and go into effect in stages.
From Our Blogs
- All Systems Go As We Say Goodbye to the Old Inefficient 60-Watt Bulb on Jan. 1
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- "Fall Back" into Energy-Saving Light Bulbs
last revised 12/18/2013
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