Energy efficient lighting is a bright way to save electricity and money.
There are more energy efficient bulbs on the market today than ever before. Trying to buy a replacement light bulb can be confusing. Before you go to the store, learn more about your options to choose the light that’s right for you.
Federal regulations phased out 75-watt and 100-watt incandescent bulbs on January 1, 2014.
On December 31, 2014, 40-watt and 60-watt incandescent bulbs will be phased out. For more information, visit the NRCan website.
Look for ENERGY STAR® qualified lighting products, which are all tested according to the same standards, are required to be properly labelled, and come with a minimum 3 year warranty.