How to Shop for Energy-Efficient Light Bulbs

In recent years, U.S. lighting manufacturers have introduced a wide array of more efficient light bulbs. While many of these bulbs have higher upfront costs, they will help you save money in the long run by reducing your energy bill. It is estimated that lighting accounts for about 12% of a home's energy use and the savings for an average home could total $100 per year. For years people have chosen their light bulbs by the watt & we all know how much light to expect from a traditional incandescent 40 watt or 60 watt bulb. New bulbs use less…

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