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GE pitches halogens as incandescent bulb stand-in

With lighting efficiency laws taking hold, GE says traditional bulb-shaped halogens offer about a 20 percent efficiency improvement over incandescents.

By February 14, 2011

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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

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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

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Cree demo LED bulb turns up dial on efficiency

A prototype bulb has an efficiency, as measured by lumens per watt, that is more than double commercial CFLs and LED bulbs available today.

By August 2, 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

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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

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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GE launches hybrid light bulbs

The bulbs, which combine halogen and compact fluorescent elements, should retail for less than $10 each. GE says they light up without delay and should last 8,000 hours.

By April 1, 2011

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Federal-Mogul develops new flame-retardant resin

Federal-Mogul Corporation has developed a polyethylene terephthalate yarn to meet both the halogen-free flame-retardant regulations and the "no flaming drip" requirement.

By May 24, 2010

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It's the end of the light bulb as we know it

With new, stricter efficiency standards almost upon us, it's time to think differently about your lights. Here's why you should feel fine.

By September 20, 2013