Compact Fluorescent Lamp

A compact fluorescent lamp (CFL), also known as a compact fluorescent light bulb, is a type of fluorescent lamp. Many CFLs are designed to replace an incandescent lamp and can fit in the existing light fixtures formerly used for incandescents. 

  • Introduced in 1978
  • Offers the energy efficient and long life benefits of fluorescent technology in a compact size
  • The energy efficient alternative to incandescent
  • Fastest growing lighting technology - improving technology, economic benefits and environmental concerns driving increased usage.
CFL Components
The major components of a compact Fluorescent lamp are glass tube,  cathods, fill gas, phosphor coating, base..more >>
Working of Compact Fluorescent lamps
The ultra violet light produced by exited mecury atoms ( which in turn produced by collision of electron from..more >>