Nevada Offers Rebates for LEDs
NV Energy Residential Lighting Program has started to offer northern Nevada residential customers discounts every time they buy LED bulbs from Energy Star at certain retailers. This is making more consumers switch to the more eco-friendly light. ELKO — The NV Energy Residential Lighting Program is now offering northern Nevada NV Energy residential customers in-store discounts on qualifying Energy Star LED bulbs at participating retailers. LED bulbs use 75 to 80 percent less energy than incandescent bulbs and can save approximately $7 per year on energy costs for each bulb installed. LED bulbs also last roughly 10 times longer than CFL bulbs and 20 times longer than regular incandescent bulbs, making their lifetime savings as high as $135 per bulb installed. Read on at Elko Daily.