Ecohomemagazine.com has a good article comparing various types of lighting: CFLs, LEDs and Halogens. There is a nice chart on this blog about it as well – the green workplace – though its small and hard to read.
Going to SLA in June 14-17 in DC? Here are some green events you might want to check out:
It Can Be Easy to Be Green: An Overview of Green Engineering and Its Resources
(Ticketed Event #225)
Date: Saturday June 13, 8-12pm
Price: US$ 199 member / US$ 199 student member/ US$ 299 non-member
Speaking: Katherine Gabrysch, The Cadmus Group, Inc.
Presented by: Engineering Division
Building Your Green Library
Date: Monday June 15, 1:30-3pm
Speaking: Anca Novacovici, American Institute of Architects Sustainability Discussion Group,American Institute of Architects; Rebecca Vargha, University of North Carolina
Presented by: Environment & Resource Management Division; Architecture, Building Engineering, Construction & Design Caucus; Engineering Division
Also, register and attend SLA 2009 and you will have a chance to win a 2009 Smartcar!
The Institute of Green Professionals (IGP) – an independent, professional, education, credentialing, research and philanthropic “social enterprise” organization for sustainable development professionals and academics. … who endorse and support the core IGP brand values of sustainable development professionalism, research, education and philanthropy. Check them out to for “green” information, publications, new, events or just to find green professional near you for consulting, presentations or cooperation.