Are the new light bulbs better?

Answer On One Hand: Last Longer and Save MoneyAccording to the U.S. Department of Energy's Energy Star program, compact fluorescent bulbs last 10 times longer than conventional incandescent bulbs and use ... Read More »

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Are LED light bulbs or fluorescent bulbs better?

On One Hand: Compact Fluorescents Have the EdgeCompact fluorescent (CFL) bulbs are better than LED lights in terms of initial cost and lighting quality, according to CFLs don't bur... Read More »

Are halogen or incadescent light bulbs better?

On One Hand: Halogen Bulbs Burn BrightHalogen lamps burn brighter than incandescent bulbs. They also last twice as long as common bulbs; however, the light quality is not as good as incandescent bu... Read More »

What are the disadvantages of compact fluorescent light bulbs over incandescent light bulbs?

Perhaps the greatest disadvantage is the issue of disposing of the fluorescent bulbs after they burn out. The fluorescent bulbs contain a small amount of mercury vapor so dumping them in a landfill... Read More »

What is the difference between fluorescent light bulbs&regular light bulbs?

Regular light bulbs, also known as incandescent bulbs, have been used for decades in homes and other buildings. Fluorescent light bulbs use newer technology to provide the same light but use less e... Read More »