THE LED LIGHT BULB SAVES THE MOST ENERGY & MONEY!!!!
According to the U.S. Dept. of Energy the LED light bulb is leading in almost every aspect of the home lighting market from innovation to energy efficiency. Below are their industry leading statistics in capability as well as cost breakdown over a 25,000 hour time observation period.
Below is another Graphic which demonstrates the overall costs and lifetime product value between the three light bulbs over a 23 year period. All of the variables included affect the total cost of the product over period observed.
The U.S. Dept. of Energy states that "widespread use of LED lighting has the greatest potential impact on energy savings in the Nation. "A savings of $30 Billion and of 348 TWH if full LED adoption was widespread by 2027. To put that into perspective, 348 TWH is the equivalent to 44 large electrical power plants annually."
After looking at the statistics you might find it surprising that the majority of home owners and renters do not use LED light bulbs throughout their house. In fact according to the statistical data, the indications are that only 1% of American households run LED light bulbs throughout the entirety of their home. Below is a graph of the lighting mixture of incandescents, CFL's and LED's throughout individual American households:
With only 1% of American homes fully adopting LED lighting throughout their home, even though this statistic was taken in 2015, it speaks volumes. If LED's save money, are better for the earth, and requires less replacement, is the slow spread due to the $1 price tag for a incandescent vs the $8 for a LED? Is it the lack of information being spread? Or are people simply buying a LED bulbs as other bulbs need replaced? We can at least strike one off that list and make sure you are fully informed about LED's and the benefits associated with them.
WHAT MAKES LED'S DIFFERENT THAN THE OTHERS
OKAY, BUT WHAT SMART FEATURES DO THEY HAVE?
Yeah, they save money and do many other things that we listed, but they also can do much more? They have smart technology that allow for so much more than mere reducing heat and directional pointing, such as;
While many more interesting functions of what these lights can do are still coming out, we will further inform you about the latest and greatest of smart home devices as they come out. Thanks for reading, I hope you found this information informative. Remember to come back to "https://www.leclercenterprises.com/the-building-blogs" to read more inside information on subjects included in the home building process. From the latest tech for your house, home and garden tips, housing market finances, home building techniques, DIY's to anything else that we find interesting or timely that is revolving around the housing industry. You can also visit our facebook by clicking "https://www.facebook.com/leclercenterprisesinc/"