Today with people everywhere being concerned about the environmental changes in our world, the light globe industry has heard and responded to the consumer demands by bringing to market energy saving lighting options. With their use consumers have obtained savings on the energy bills and it has revolutionized how we “see light”.
Low energy lighting fixtures and lamps provide about 80% savings for the homeowner on electric bills as they experienced with standard traditional light fittings. Only a fifth to a quarter of the electricity used for standard light globes is utilized for the low energy compact fluorescent lights (CFL). CFL and Traditional light globes provide equal amounts of light. There are other benefits of using CFL bulbs. The life of an energy saving light bulb is 10 times longer than the life of the standard light bulb saving the consumer replacement cost in the long run. The temperature of a CFL globe is significantly lower than that of a traditional light globe. This makes the energy saving lamps a perfect match for fittings or spaces that are not open and they can be placed near lampshades of a delicate type. The CFL globes give off a white light as compared with the yellowish colored light seen with using a standard light bulb
There are several different types of energy efficient light globes and there are also a lot of advantages when using energy efficient lighting in your home. Real candles have been replaced in many homes with energy efficient candle bulbs. The same benefits are provided as with other energy efficient CFL bulbs. They are a cool touch light and do not have the risk of heat as real candles have. It can be dangerous to use real candles due to the risk of a child or pet bumping the candle over. Candle light fills a room with a feeling of romance and formality. They enhance the feeling in the air in a room. Energy saving candle bulbs presents a flickering just as real candles. In various placed candle bulbs are used in place of candles already. Where candles used to be placed on chandeliers and on Christmas trees for quite some time candle light bulbs have been used.
Fumes are not present with energy saving candle light bulbs as they are with real burning candles. Burning candles does create small amounts of air pollution. There is also a difference in price between real candles and CFL Eco Lights. Real candles may only burn for a short number of hours and then the wick can not keep a flame as the candle is too small. Candle light bulbs can burn for several thousand hours. Candles light bulbs placed in wall sconces create a romantic touch to the wall sconces.
It is not difficult to switch to energy saving candle light bulbs. Once the switch is made you have successfully improved the energy efficiency of your home just a little more. Stop the past harmful environmentally ways by switching to energy efficient lighting today. We all need to participate in reducing pollution and setting our planet in the direction of recovery.