Latest Incandescence Stories

2012-08-14 23:03:47

Recently, Zhongtian Lighting introduced the new products--2W LED Bulb Light [ZT-G45E27-122A].

The Incandescent Light Bulb Survives For Another Year
2011-12-17 06:28:00

Congressional leaders reached an agreement on Thursday that will effectively, if temporarily, nullify legislation passed in 2007 that would have outlawed traditional incandescent bulbs as early as next spring.

2011-06-15 09:40:00

WORCESTER, Mass., June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bulbs.com, one of the largest online distributors of replacement lighting, will now sell a full line of A-Style halogen incandescent light bulbs from Philips.

2009-08-22 09:21:17

Energy-inefficient conventional light bulbs are being hoarded by Germans, Austrians and Hungarians in advance of a European Union ban, analysts say. New EU rules banning incandescent bulbs will take effect next month as sales of the old-fashioned lights are falling at double-digit rates in most European countries.

2009-07-25 00:24:00

The General Electric Co. may close its last U.S. plant making incandescent light bulbs next year, the company said. A final decision will be made on the Winchester Lamp Plant in Virginia in 60 days, The Winchester (Va.) Star reported.

2009-06-02 15:11:54

U.S. scientists have used an ultra-powerful laser to turn regular incandescent light bulbs into super-efficient sources of light. University of Rochester (N.Y.) researchers said the laser creates a unique array of nano- and micro-scale structures on the surface of a regular tungsten filament.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.