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cfls

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Green news harvest: Home Depot to recycle CFLs, 'peak carbon'

Also: Japan to bring back solar subsidies; boat race in the Netherlands; more bad news for ethanol makers; solar textiles; call for geo-engineering research.

By June 24, 2008

Editors' Take

Finally Light Bulb

This new bulb sounds interesting, but we see some glaring problems with the company's approach.

May 28, 2014

MSRP: $7.99

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Cree brings TW Series LED bulbs to nationwide retail

Originally designed to meet efficiency and color quality standards specific to California, the TW Series LEDs will now be sold throughout the US.

By May 6, 2014

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How to clean up a broken CFL bulb

Got a shattered CFL on your hands? Worried about mercury? Don't panic -- we'll show you how to clean it up safely and dispose of it responsibly.

By June 23, 2014

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Many consumers in the dark about rising lighting standards

Six out of 10 consumers are unaware that the most commonly used light bulbs are about to disappear from store shelves.

By December 28, 2013

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Light Bulb Buying Guide

With strict new standards, the landscape of lighting is rapidly changing. Here's everything you'll need to know to keep up.

By October 4, 2013

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GE: Hybrid light bulb solves CFL issues

Halogen hybrid light bulb offers CFL efficiency without the wait for full brightness. And it contains less mercury.

By October 20, 2010

Review

Lutron Smart Bridge

Lutron's Smart Bridge and related app work great, but the price is much too high for basic automated dimmer capabilities. If you plan to add other connected devices, its value will improve considerably.

June 16, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating June 16, 2014

MSRP: $149.00

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Five things you didn't know about LED lightbulbs

LED bulbs are energy-efficient and designed to last for many years, but here are a few lesser-known features to consider when weighing a jump to LEDs.

By July 28, 2011

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LED bulbs move in and mix up home lighting

There's more diversity coming to home lighting as efficient general-use LED bulbs become available, giving people an alternative to incandescent bulbs and CFLs.

By May 2, 2011