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Should Schools replace their existing Fluorescent Tubes or invest in new LED Panels?

It’s a question we hope everyone who is responsible for lighting in Schools is considering; should we change the fluorescent tubes that we have or should we splash out on some new LED Panels? Which is going to save us the most money?

It’s a tough one because fluorescent technology already is a very good energy saving source, with long life and cheap replacement costs. But LED’s produce comparable light output and their cost has plummeted over the last 12 months making LED panels much more affordable, so it’s game on. 

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Posted in Lighting Low Energy Lighting

Posted by: Calum Covell

Rough Service Lightbulbs V Household Lightbulbs, what’s the difference?

Following the last regulation that came into force on 1st September 2012 phasing out lightbulbs from 40w down to 15w, there has been a lot of coverage in the media surrounding rough service lightbulbs as replacements for the now phased out household lightbulb. Customers have been contacting lamps-on-line.com to find out the difference between rough service lightbulbs and a regular household lightbulb and asking us if they are suitable replacements for a household lightbulb?

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Posted in Lighting Low Energy Lighting Household Lightbulbs

Posted by: Gerry Knowles
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