CFL Lightbulb Project

Conserve energy with these clean, green bulbs at home!

What Needs to be Changed?

  • We are going to change the lights in our homes to CFL light bulbs rather than regular ones because they are more energy efficient

Who Will Implement The Plan?

  • You- can buy and screw in the lightbulbs
  • Your parents- can buy and screw in the lightbulbs
  • An electrician- can screw in the lightbulb if you or your parents are incapable

Who Will Maintain What Is Implemented?

  • You- can help with the cost of the lightbulbs and electricity
  • Your parents- can buy the lightbulbs and pay for the electricity

What Will Be The Cost of Implementing vs. Savings?

The light bulb will save

  • 460 kilowatt hours
  • $92
  • It will use 1/4 of the energy of regular light bulb uses
  • It has a span of 10,000 hours
  • A regular light bulb will last 1,200 - 2,500

How Will This Be Beneficial?

  • It saves money
  • It saves energy
  • It is brighter than the average bulb

What Are the Pros and Cons?

Pros


  • It saves money
  • It saves energy
  • It is brighter
Cons



  • It may be a little expensive