Low-power LED solar lights are a great option for providing a bit of illumination in outdoor spaces like yards & walkways. They require no wiring from your home’s electrical system, and use only the energy that the sun’s rays provide.
The first LED light bulb on the market to glow as brightly as a 100 watt incandescent bulb has finally arrived. Osram Sylvania has introduced a new bulb in its Ultra LED line that consumes just 20 watts of electricity.
Philips has established itself as a one of the leading innovators in the LED light bulb market. It’s no secret that we’ve been pretty impressed by their 12-watt AmbientLED bulb and the 10-watt L-Prize bulb, both of which are roughly equivalent to a 60-watt incandescent bulb. Add to that group the 8-watt AmbientLED (designed to […]
Hot on the heels of their new L-Prize winning LED light bulb, Philips has released an outstanding LED flood light for indoor use. The Ambient LED flood bulb is equivalent to a 65-watt incandescent bulb, and casts a warm even light.
LED light bulbs just keep improving. Their energy efficiency has always been excellent, and their quality and performance are better than ever. With a kick-start from the US Department of Energy’s L-Prize competition, Philips has developed one of the best LED bulbs ever to hit the market.
As discussed in a recent article, we’re excited for the much-anticipated release of the innovative Switch LED light bulb. But with those bulbs still a couple months away from widespread public release, we’re intrigued by a another solid competitor in the screw-in LED bulb category: the Warm White LED bulb from G7 Power.
The best LED light bulbs emerging on the market are those that combine the performance and energy efficiency of LEDs with the warm, familiar glow of an incandescent bulb. Panasonic recently unveiled an Edison-style bulb with an LED “filament” that may finally help win over die-hard fans of dirty old incandescent lights.
LED lighting is incredibly energy efficient, and it’s increasingly easy to integrate into existing homes as well as new construction. Screw-in LED light bulbs are perfect for lamps and fixtures – but for task and accent lighting, LED strip lighting is a great option.
Sorting through all the technical jargon and manufacturers’ claims on energy efficient light bulb packaging is enough to make your mind spin. How much energy and money will you really save by swapping incandescent bulbs for compact fluorescents? What about investing in a couple new LED light bulbs? Thanks to the folks over at National […]
LED light bulbs are a hot topic, but many consumers want answers before switching from their incandescents and CFLs. Do LEDs really save money? Are they better than fluorescent bulbs? Can LED bulbs match the warmth and quality of incandescent light? ModernEnviro’s guide to home LED lighting separates the hype from the facts.
The best LED light bulbs are undeniably more efficient than incandescents or fluorescent CFLs, since they last far longer and cost far less over time (using much less electricity than their competitors). Now Switch Inc. is introducing a line of LED bulbs this fall that should finally match the aesthetic appeal and light quality of […]