New light bulbs offer alternative to LEDs and CFLs
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For consumers who are still bemoaning the phaseout of incandescent light bulbs, hate the harsh CFLs and can’t figure out LEDs, another option may be on the horizon — a new kind of bulb is slated to hit store shelves this fall.

Like LEDs and CFLs, the new bulbs, developed by a startup company called Finally Light Bulb, are much more efficient than the old power-sucking incandescent ones and are reputed to last far longer. But unlike much of the competition, they look almost identical to the old bulbs and promise to emit light of the same color.

“We’ve created a bulb that has everything you love about incandescents, especially the warm, comfortable light quality, just without the energy waste,” said John Goscha, founder and CEO of Finally.

The new bulbs come amid a huge shift in the lighting market. Laws in the United States, Europe and elsewhere that seek to curtail the energy used by light bulbs have imposed new standards that traditional incandescent bulbs generally can’t meet. That’s helped to create a market for a…………… continues on San Jose Mercury News

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