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Low Energy (CFL) Lamps – A Quick Guide

June 2, 2010   

A Low Energy LampCompact Fluorescent Lamps or ‘CFL’s’ are generally referred to as ‘Low Energy’ lamps. They contain fluorescent tubes which are filled with vapour that emits ultraviolet light when electricity is applied. The tubes have a coating inside that turns the ultraviolet rays into visible light. They are based on proven technology and consume much less power than incandescent lamps. read more …