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US introduces 20-Year Lasting LED Bulb

US introduces 20-Year Lasting LED Bulb

Posted on 23 Apr 2012 at 8:48am

A prize-winning LED light bulb which is to last for 20 years went on sale in US – also known as Earth Day.

The odd looking bulb by the electronics conglomerate Philips had been the only entry and the winner of the Bright Tomorrow Lighting Prize competition run by the US Department of Energy.

The first versions of the new bulb cost $60, but Philips has already arranged some discounts with some shops where they will be sold for only $20.

“Because the new…