Saturday, May 19, 2007

It's Amazing What Real Competition Can Do

Compact fluorescent lights are good alternatives to incandescent bulbs, but they have drawbacks. The most obvious of which is their not exactly environmentally friendly mercury content. But the falling out of favor of incandescents has led to a market opportunity that is causing innovation in a long stagnant area. White LEDs are the latest entry into the race, and while they aren't competitive yet the time will come soon where low efficiency lighting goes away.

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