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Environment Fight Club: Halogen Incandescents vs. CFLs vs. LEDs (Round 7)
It’s time for this month’s fight club face off! In the ring today are not two, but three contestants! The holidays are fast approaching and electricity demands are on the rise as festive lights are being plugged to shine through the nights. Now more than ever it’s important to know exactly what we are plugging in. It’s a light bulb fight and we’ve got halogen incandescents versus compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) versus light emitting diodes (LEDs)!
Environment Fight Club: Paperback Books vs. E-Readers (Round 8)
This round, two new opponents take the ring and square off to be crowned the environmental winner. In one corner, we have Paperback Books and in the other corner, we have E-Readers. Who will win? Will a winner be declared? The answer is not as black and white as the printed words and the paper (or screen).