31 Dec '11, 6pm

LIVE: Light Bulb Finder App Wins EPA Competition by Evan Dick on 12/05/2011

Choosing light bulbs can be a baffling ordeal. An award-winning app uses EPA data to make it simple again. How many apps does it take to change a light bulb? Apps can't actually do that yet: you still have to climb on a chair and balance precariously while holding a handful of glass. However, the winner of best overall app in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Apps for the Environment Challenge can help you choose the best and most efficient replacement option for incandescent bulbs. In addition to selecting the bulb, Eco-Hatchery's app, called Light Bulb Finder , calculates projected energy savings and carbon dioxide emission reductions as well as cost savings and payback time based on local electrical rates. It also allows users to buy the bulbs online or email a shopping list--and it even includes discounts from local utility and government programs. Using t...

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