Howard Installs New CFL Lights

Author: Rachel Novick

Howard Hall will take the first steps to becoming a greener dorm by putting a Compact Fluorescent Light Bulb (CFL) in every room in the hall, Environmental Commissioner Lauren Henderson said.

General Electric donated 130 energy smart CFL light bulbs to the dorm, Henderson said.

According to General Electric, their CFL bulbs last up to 10 times longer than a normal incandescent light bulb and they use up to 75 percent less energy than normal bulbs, Henderson said.

“We are really excited about taking on new initiatives this year,” she said.

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