Are fluorescent or incandescent black lights better?

Answer On One Hand: Fluorescent Black Lights Are Safe and DurableA fluorescent black light has several advantages over an incandescent black light. A fluorescent black light is up to four times more energ... Read More »

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Lights for Plant-Growing: Fluorescent vs. Incandescent?

Growing plants indoors is a popular activity, but it can be hard to provide enough light. Many plants, especially herbs and vegetables, require a lot of direct sunlight. Artificial lights can help ... Read More »

Output Watts of Compact Fluorescent Vs. Incandescent Lights?

The amount of light a light bulb produces is measured in lumens. The amount of energy a light bulb takes to produce light is measured in watts. Light bulb packages, including compact fluorescent li... Read More »

How many incandescent watts is a 13W fluorescent?

Compared to incandescent light bulbs, fluorescent light bulbs save energy because they use fewer watts to produce the same amount of light. A 13-watt fluorescent bulb is about as bright as a 52-wat... Read More »

Is it a law that we have to change bulbs from incandescent to fluorescent?

No. The Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 raised the minimum efficiency standards that all light bulbs must meet by a 2012 to 2014 time frame, but it did not outlaw incandescent bulbs. I... Read More »