Osram Sylvania has partnered with Lowe’s hardware stores to sell a new home LED lighting system that uses just 11 watts of electrical power.
The elegant Greendix Lumileaf desk lamp uses six super-bright LEDs embedded in a leaf-shaped solar panel to provide illumination after dark, inside or out.
They’re energy efficient, sure, but researchers at UC Irvine say LEDs also contain shockingly high levels of lead and other potentially harmful substances.
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The Prism line of LED bulbs from Qnuru use one-fifth the energy of incandescent lamps, generate up to 1080 lumens and are good for around 50,000 hours.
Designed to replace the 60-watt incandescent bulb, Osram Sylvania is now offering a bright 12-watt LED bulb at Lowe’s Home Improvement.
The LiteItUp! uses four LED bulbs to light up four arched fiber-optic tubes, suitable for showing off all your other ridiculous tchotchkes.
LEDs and solid state lighting technology never looked so good, at least according to a recent design competition held by the U.S. DOE and others.
The Chili’s restaurant chain is outfitting itself with thousands of LED lamps across the country in what will be annual energy savings of $3.7 million.
Researchers at the University of Tel Aviv have applied for a patent on nanotech LEDs that could eliminate the need for heavy metals in electronics.