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You pay 400% more to run a standard bulb instead of an LED.


Smart lighting choices in your home help reduce your power bill while giving you the look and style you want.

You pay 400% more to run a standard bulb instead of a quality energy efficient LED bulb that gives you the same amount of light. And quality LEDs last a lot longer. You can expect an LED bulb to last 15 years or more. Over the life time, an LED could save you $290 (for each LED bulb) of similar brightness to a 100W standard light bulb.1

1Based on 15,000 hour LED bulb life, LED purchase cost of $25.00 and an electricity price of 0.23c/KWh.

Energy efficient light bulbs.

Choose the right light bulbs

Efficient bulbs come in different shapes, colours, sizes and levels of brightness. Find out how to choose the right bulb »

Light bulb packaging.

Check the bulb packaging

Bulb packing gives you all the information to need to choose a bulb. Find out more about what to look for on bulb packaging »

Light bulbs.

Work out the savings

Efficient bulbs use up to 80% less energy than incandescent bulbs. Find out how much you could save »


Choose a quality product

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Example of lighting in a home.

Lighting design

The right choice of lights will create the right mood in your home. Learn more about lighting design for your home »

Efficient lighting tool.

Efficient lighting tool

Select your current bulb and discover the range of energy efficient bulbs you could use. Use the efficient lighting tool »