Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs
CFL light bulbs can save you money!
The EnergyStar rated light bulb uses less energy and lasts longer than incandescent light bulbs. CFL's consume 66% less energy than comparable incandescent bulbs, yet last up to 10 times longer.
Lighting Rebate Form:
Complete the Lighting Rebate Form and return to Hawkeye to receive your rebate. (page 4 of the PDF file)
CFL Environmental Benefits Calculator
CFL Payback Calculator
What should you do with with a CFL when it burns out?
Hawkeye REC is a drop-off site. Please bring your burned out or broken bulbs in a sealed plastic bag and Hawkeye will dispose of them.
What's going on with CFLs and mercury?
Frequently Asked Questions
www.earth911.org or call (877)EARTH-911
Why Spot Lighting Saves Energy and Money?
When should you shut your lights off?
Read about Hawkeye REC members that made the switch...
Marvin & Ethel Haley of Riceville
Take the ENERGY STAR Pledge...
Let's see how many pledges members of Hawkeye REC can make!
The Energy Star campaign is a national challenge to encourage every American to help change the world, one light - one energy saving step - at a time. You can show your commitment by pledging to replace at least one light in your home. Go to www.energystar.gov to pledge. You will need to provide your first name, zip code and an email address (if you have one). Be sure to choose Hawkeye REC as the organization that referred you.