Energy Saving Lamps
Energy-saving lamp is a kind of compact fluorescent lamp (CFL）, with folded or curved florescent tubes and a compact electronic ballast at the lamp base.
Most energy-saving lamps can directly replace incandescent lamps as they have similar sizes and lamp base.
Philips energy-saving lamps
Philips energy-saving lamps consume only one-fifth energy of traditional tungsten bulbs of the same brightness or lumen level.
There is an energy label issued by the EMSD of the Hong Kong SAR Government on the boxes of all officially distributed Philips energy-saving lamps。
Philips Mini Tornado, Tornado T2, mini Essential and most Genie NG energy saving lamps carry Grade 1 EMSD Energy Label (i.e. most efficient)
Energy-saving lamps types: