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16

Oct

The next bright idea for energy savingsActor Ian Somerhalder sings the praises of an innovative new light bulb.

The next bright idea for energy savings
Actor Ian Somerhalder sings the praises of an innovative new light bulb.

04

Dec

New light bulbs made of glowing plasticThe new lights use as little electricity as LED bulbs — and half as much as fluorescent lamps — while giving off a comfortable white light.

New light bulbs made of glowing plastic
The new lights use as little electricity as LED bulbs — and half as much as fluorescent lamps — while giving off a comfortable white light.

24

May

Designer unveils wooden light bulbMarrying traditional Japanese craft techniques and energy-efficient lighting technology, designer Ryosuke Fukusada creates an LED bulb wrapped in a thin wooden shell that, yep, glows.

Designer unveils wooden light bulb
Marrying traditional Japanese craft techniques and energy-efficient lighting technology, designer Ryosuke Fukusada creates an LED bulb wrapped in a thin wooden shell that, yep, glows.

18

Apr

Just in time for Earth Day: Philips’ $60 LED bulbAttention Earth Day shoppers: The most highly anticipated, wildly expensive energy-saving light bulb out there, the L Prize-winning winning 60-watt equivalent LED from Philips, will hit store shelves this Sunday.

Just in time for Earth Day: Philips’ $60 LED bulb
Attention Earth Day shoppers: The most highly anticipated, wildly expensive energy-saving light bulb out there, the L Prize-winning winning 60-watt equivalent LED from Philips, will hit store shelves this Sunday.

30

Aug

Behold, the $15 LED bulbLighting Science Group teams up with Indian electronics manufacturer Dixon Technologies unveil the world’s first $15-or-less 60-watt equivalent LED bulb.

Behold, the $15 LED bulb
Lighting Science Group teams up with Indian electronics manufacturer Dixon Technologies unveil the world’s first $15-or-less 60-watt equivalent LED bulb.