Reply to post: Re: Let there be light!

White LED lies: It's great, but Nobel physics prize-winning great?

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Re: Let there be light!

LED street lanterns tend to use more energy than the sodium ones they replaced. 35w sodium=35w+9w (ballast lossed)=44w. 60w LED +5w gear losses=65w. The main energy saving is the potential to dim them down yes, but unfortunately the GSM based control system is about the most unreliable system the human race has developed.

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