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Energy Comparision Table

Energy efficient lighting is the core of our business. Sun LED Lighting products are designed to last as long as 100,000 hours, which is 50 times the life of a typical incandescent bulb and 5 times the lifetime of an average CFL.

 

LAMPING
ENERGY
Watts
OUTPUT
lumens
EFFICIACY
lumens per watt
Efficiacy = lumens/watts. The higher the number, the more efficient
CO2
lbs
Approximate CO2 emission per 1,000 hours of use
CO2
lumen ratio
CO2 output per lumen is a finer gauge of sustainability
LIFE hoursIncludes electricity at national average of 12¢/kwh, and average lamp cost.
ENERGY COST
per 1000 hrs
Includes electricity at national average of 12¢/kwh, and average lamp cost.
Incandescent3605000144680.0931000$43.20
Halogen2805000183640.0722k to 4k$33.60
Metal Halide805000641040.0212k$9.60
Conventional LEDs505000100650.01335k to 50k$6.00
Sunled LEDs355000150450.00970k to 90k$4.20
Compact Fluorescent CFL64500078840.02010k$7.69
Fluorescent Tubes505000991000.01425k to 35k$6.00
High Pressure Sodium HPS55500091720.01416k to 24k$6.60

 

Energy Comparision Chart

Sunled Energy Chart

* Watts of energy required for 5000 lumens light output


Lamp Comparision Chart

See below our lamp comparison study to learn how Sun LED products help our customers save energy and GHG emissions.

 

LAMPING
ENERGY
Watts
OUTPUT
lumens
EFFICIACY
lumens per watt
Efficiacy = lumens/watts. The higher the number, the more efficient
CO2
lbs
Approximate CO2 emission per 1,000 hours of use
CO2
lumen ratio
CO2 output per lumen is a finer gauge of sustainability
LIFE
hours
ENERGY COST
per 1000 hrs
Includes electricity at national average of 12¢/kwh, and average lamp cost.
Incandescent
251707330.1941000$3.00
4049512460.105$4.80
6083014780.93$7.20

Halogen

2032016260.0812K to 4K$2.40
3560017460.077$4.20
5090018650.072$6.00
Ceramic
Metal
Halide
22115553270.02312K$2.64
70450064910.020$8.40
1509800651950.020$18.00
Generic
LEDs
202000100260.01335K to 50K$2.40
505000100650.013$6.00
100100001001300.013$12.00
Sun LED
LEDs
152000150200.0170K to 90K$1.80
355000150450.009$4.20
7010000150900.009$8.40
Compact Fluorescent (CFL)32240075420.0210K$3.84
36280078470.02$4.32
806000751040.018$9.60
Fluorescent Tubes212200104280.01325K to 35K$2.52
282900104310.015$3.36
35345099700.014$4.20
High Pressure Sodium (HPS)35225064460.02016K to 24K$4.20
70640091910.014$8.40
1009500951300.014$12.00

 
  •   CO2 output per lumen is a finer gauge of sustainability.
  •   Efficacy = lumens/watts. The higher the number, the more efficient.
  •   Includes electricity at national average of 12¢/kwh, and average lamp cost.
  •   Approximate CO2 emission per 1,000 hours of use