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State of the Lighting Industry: 2013 by Precision-Paragon [P2]

This year, 68% of the survey takers said that they expect Linear Fluorescent lighting to be the dominant lighting technology they install in 2013. This number might come as a surprise where LED lighting seems to get all the news coverage. LED lighting has made advances in the past year, and that’s reflected by our survey takers, 26% of which expect it to be the dominant light source they install in 2013. However, it’s also true that fluorescent lighting has made significant advances in the past year. Just recently, major lamp manufacturers began to release lamps with 80,000 hour rated lives. For a lamp that operates 12 hours a day for 365 days a year, that’s a rated lifespan of over 18-years. State of the Lighting Industry 2013