So how to LED's compare to other lighting options like Incandescent and Fluorescent lighting? There is a reason why the Department of Energy, Energy Council, and Green Building initiatives are recommending replacing regular light bulbs with LED's. Here is a breakdown of the pros and cons of the various lighting options on the market:
In addition to the improved light quality, you can also see that LED's are eco-friendly. With a longer lifespan, low operating costs, a 75% energy savings versus Incandescent, and the ability to be recycled, LED lights are the smart and "greener" option.