Does it save energy to turn a light off?

Answer Turning off a light--with a fluorescent or an incandescent bulb--when leaving a room saves energy. Turning a light on or off requires a surge of energy. However, unless you are turning them on and ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Does it save energy to turn a light off

Do energy save light bulb Really Save you Money?

YES with the cost of electricity now !!!!but go and buy them from ikea, which is a lot cheaper than b&q etc

How much energy does it take to turn on a light bulb?

When you turn on a compact fluorescent light bulb, you're using about as much energy as it takes to run that same light bulb for five seconds. Compact fluorescent bulbs use about 80 percent less en... Read More »

Should You Turn Off a Computer at Night to Save Energy?

There are three ways to change from HTML to normal in Microsoft Office Word 2007. The first way is to change the view of the page layout in Word from "Web Layout" to either "Print Layout" or "Draft... Read More »

The Importance of Turning Off a Light to Save Energy?

The U.S. Department of Energy's Energy Savers website notes that turning off your lights can be important in terms of cost-effectiveness and energy conservation. The energy and economic savings fro... Read More »