CFL

  • TN: Jayalalithaa launches free CFL bulb scheme to hut-dwellers 30-12-2013 02:55 PM

    Tamil Nadu government on Monday launched the first phase of providing free compact fluorescent light bulbs to over 14 lakh hut-dwellers in the state, an energy-saving measure aimed at saving 40 mw of power. Chief Minister Jayalalithaa also launched over Rs 500 crore worth of projects under the Energy Department...
  • Energy-saving fluorescent lights 'can harm eyes' 22-10-2011 01:28 PM

    Washington: Energy-saving fluorescent lights can harm eyes, say scientists. A new research, led by the Australian National University, has warned that the global trend towards using fluorescent globes instead of incandescent ones as a strategy to beat climate change could be increasing eye disease. The research, published in the American...
  • CFLs: green, cost-effective but also hazardous 08-06-2010 10:12 AM

    The CFL bulbs, other than being eco-friendly and cost-effective, can also be hazardous in case of a breakage or leak. ...
  • How safe it is to go the CFL way? 24-10-2007 03:41 PM

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