LED lighting is more popular than ever before. It enjoys a great market and applications for its competitive benefits and advantages.
About 20% of the electrical energy consumed by traditional lighting and conventional light bulbs is converted to light, while a 80% is lost and converted into other forms of energy, like heat. However, LED lighting is very energy efficient and consumes up to 90% less power than traditional lightnings. Besides, LED's give off light in a specific direction, they are more efficient in application than incandescent and fluorescent bulbs, which waste energy by emitting light in all directions.
The life of an incandescent bulb is about 750 to 2,000 hours, 8,000 to 10,000 hours for a compact fluorescent, and 20,000 to 30,000 hours for a linear fluorescent bulb. However, LED's service life reaches from 35,000 to 50,000 hours. LED light will last over 7 years under constant use before needing replacement. Long lifespan of LEDs will greatly reduce the maintenance costs and lower long-term operating costs.
LED, made from non toxic materials, contain no mercury or other hazardous substances.It's 100% recyclable and eco-friendly. Besides, it's said that one LED light bulb may save material and production of 25 incandescent light bulbs.
As mentioned, LED gives off much less energy as heat than traditional lighting products. It produces 3.4 Btu's/hour, compared to 85 for incandescent bulbs. Thus it's cooler and safer if you touch it accidentally. Besides, LED illumination produces little infrared light and nearly none UV emissions. It's ecologically friendly.
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