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The Incandescent Bulb Economy

Lighting choices are changing. We all have to switch our thinking from WATTS to LUMENS. Your 60 Watt bulb produces 800 Lumens of light. Watts are a measure of energy consumed, not light produced. For more info on choosing lighting go to: http://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=cfls.pr_cfls_lumens

Dr. Tony G. Reames

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About Pamela Turner

I am an Associate Professor and Extension Housing & Environment Specialist at the University of Georgia. I have a passion for helping people improve their home environment and live greener and healthier lives. An important part of that is helping people weed through all of the information to find trustworthy sources. www.gafamilies.org/home

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This entry was posted on January 10, 2014 by in Conservation, Energy Conservation and tagged , , , , , , , .
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