This week IKEA announced they plan to sell only LED bulbs by 2016, becoming the first furniture retailer in the United States to do so.
A round-up of the stories covering this:
The total annual cost saving (including purchase price and energy consumption cost) of switching one incandescent 40W bulb to a corresponding LED bulb, is about $6.25 현대모비스 ci 다운로드. – Earth Techling
While the high cost of non-traditional lighting may be prohibitive for some, the company says that it will “be selling the LED bulbs at the lowest price on the market” (IKEA’s cheapest LED bulb currently starts at $9.99) 다운로드. – The Verge
But what most Americans (about 73%) don’t know is that LED bulbs last 20 years, incandescent bulbs, by contrast, last only about a year 다운로드. – Daily Finance
IKEA said the effort fits in with its phase-out of plastic bags in 2007 and incandescent bulbs in 2010 다운로드. – Market Watch
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