The new LED bulbs $45 and 15 years lifespan. Good deal? Well not yet.
Here's a wordy, chatty article from Mother Earth that explains the newest light bulbs that work faster than the new ones that kind start glowing up after a minute or two. Shall we wait for the price to come down? Probably so. And it should be way friendly on our electric bill... right up until we get our electric car we have to plug in. Here's Mother Earth's interesting story...http://motherjones.com/blue-marble/2011/08/should-you-ditch-your-cfl-lightbulbs-leds