Lighting

Tips and Resources:

  • Turn off lights when you leave the room.
  • Use fixtures with electronic ballasts and T-8, 32 watt fluourescent bulbs.
  • Energy Star CFL information
    Energy Star provides CFL information for both residential and business use.
  • Energy Star rebate information
    Energy Star offers rebates at select stores through a business partnering program.
  • What to do if a Fluorescent Light Bulb Breaks
    Fluorescent light bulbs contain a very small amount of mercury sealed within the glass tubing. Click here for the EPA's clean-up and disposal guidelines.
  • Disposal of Fluorescent Light Bulbs
    The EPA web site has more information on disposal options.
  • Your local Touchstone Energy Cooperative
    Visit www.touchstoneenergy.coop for more information and to locate your Touchstone Energy Cooperative.

Information courtesy Touchstone Energy $avers.