Fact:

Incandescent lights are the most popular type of bulb, but they are a very inefficient technology. Only 10% of the electricity they use actually is converted into useable light -- the rest is wasted as heat. 
 

View all facts

Lighting Tips

Households use a third of Australia's electricity and the average household spends up to $1500 on energy bills each year. By making improvements to your lighting, you are guaranteed to cut your energy bills. With about 11% of a home's energy bill going to lighting, using new lighting technologies can reduce lighting energy use in your home between 50% and 75%. Advanced lighting controls like motion sensors offer additional energy savings by automatically turning lights off when not in use.
Free lighting tips you can use today!
There a simple and FREE changes you can make when lighting your home to reduce greenhouse emissions and save you money now. So what are you waiting for?
Read More
Further lighting tips
The following tips on how to use lighting efficiently in your home may incur a cost, but will further reduce your emissions and save you money!
 
Read More
Measure Carbon Footprint - Calculate Potential Savings - Start Here!
Camera icon

In 3 Words

Share your story.



View Profiles Here
Globe Icon

Become a Make an Impact Hero

Tell us about the changes around your home

Click here