CFLs last about 10 times longer than standard incandescents.
They product about 75 percent less heat so they can cut home cooling costs
Over its life, one CFL will prevent half a ton of CO2 from entering the atmosphere.
CFLs come in sizes and shapes to fit most light fixtures.
credit: Photograph is property of this blog owner Kathy B. Tips were taken from Pedernales Electric Cooperative magazine Nov.2007.