BALTIMORE (WJZ)– This Energy Saver focuses on making the switch to compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs).

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CFLs use 75 percent less energy. They last about 10 times longer than an incandescent bulb and these energy-saving light bulbs will pay for themselves in about six months.

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For more information on how you can be an energy saver, click here.

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