LEDs are dramatically better than fluorescent lights. They have a longer lifespan, emit brighter light, offer a smaller footprint, and most importantly, consume less energy. That’s why many states have created incentive programs to encourage businesses to make the switch to LEDs.

Lighting upgrades can be easy projects that show immediate improvement. And small changes to fixtures can drive down your electric bill. If you are planning a lighting project or if you simply want to learn more about energy efficient lighting, you should check out these four suggestions.