If you do not know the latest trends in LED lights , then now is the best time. LED – light-emitting diode lights including LED tubes and bulbs and LED ceiling light are becoming household word in the United States and most countries of Western Europe , and will soon be popularity in China and other Asian countries.
The latest news shows that inefficient incandescent will completely withdraw from the U.S. market. According to the a ban on incandescent light passed by U.S. Congress , such as the production and supply of 40 and 60 -watt incandescent most American households use has been stopped on 1 January 2014 . The move aims to promote energy-saving halogen lamps, fluorescent lamps , LED light and other higher energy efficiency bulbs . With the intense competition in the lighting market, the same energy-efficient LED lights have been less than $ 10 .
In many areas, along with the residents knowledge of the characteristics of household LED lights especially LED tubes and bulbs and LED ceiling light and its getting lower and lower prices, the U.S. manufacturers and retailers ( such as Home Depot , Staples , Wal-Mart and Ikea ) is maximized to expand its market share. Many analysts predict that household LED light particularly LED tubes and bulbs and LED ceiling light will bring a change of epoch to home lighting market . The market data shows that most U.S. consumers have realized the advantages of LED tubes and bulbs and LED ceiling light and other indoor and outdoor LED lights on the second half of 2013.
With an average life of 20,000 hours and more than 3 years warranty , LED tubes and bulbs and LED ceiling light and other indoor and outdoor LED lights can improve household, commercial and industrial energy efficiency and help users to save electricity , and thus more conducive to limit emissions from power plants and maintenance of the power grid . Compared to traditional incandescent lamps , LED tubes and bulbs and LED ceiling light and other indoor and outdoor LED lights are expected to reach more than 20% power saving capabilities , which means the residents can recovered the purchase cost in 1-2 years. Commercial and industrial payback period can be as low as 2-4 years .
The world’s major countries and regions have been introduced policies and regulations phasing out traditional incandescent and fluorescent, including the production, import and sale. However , ordinary users have been accustomed to spending incandescent lamps, LED tubes and bulbs and LED ceiling light and other indoor LED lamps wanting to make every family needs time.
Although energy-saving fluorescent lamps occupy a certain share of the market , but there are obvious defects . These bulbs need some time to warm up , not dimmable , distributed glare , light bulbs contain mercury and can not be recycled. Thus , fluorescent neither “green” nor convenient.
Pruitt and Stewart Cinkwen who are the analysis of world’s leading research information and analyst firm HIS forecasts, sales of LED tubes and bulbs and LED ceiling light and other indoor and outdoor LED lamp will increase every year and reach its peak until 2019. They believe that global sales of LED lighting equipment will grow to more than 70 billion dollars in 2016 from approximately $ 3.6 billion in 2013.