Understanding Kelvin Temperature or “The Color of Lighting”

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What Does Kelvin Temperature Mean? I’m sure many people at one time or another have wondered what those numbers mean in a light bulb part number. You will almost always see a number with a “K” after it on fluorescent, LED, and even some HID bulbs. This number tells you what the color temperature or …

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LED Bulbs Save on Air Conditioning Costs

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Did you know that LED light bulbs and LED fixtures save on your air conditioning costs?   Relative to conventional lighting technologies, LED bulbs are very good at converting electrical energy into light. Standard incandescent bulbs only convert 5% of the energy they use into visible light, which means that 95% of the energy is …

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LED Light Bulbs are good for the environment and our wallets

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LED Bulbs are Great for the Environment Did you know that lighting accounts for nearly one-fifth (19 percent) of electricity spending in the average household. Switching to LED bulbs can slash lighting energy usage by as much as 80%. According to Forbes Magazine, “The City of Los Angeles is saving $5.3 million annually thanks to …

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