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Old 07-14-2016, 12:57 PM
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Originally Posted by Horatio Hellpop View Post
A buddy of mine from decades ago once claimed that turning a light on and off during the course of uses more electricity/costs more money than just leaving the light on during waking hours.
Perhaps he was thinking of fluorescent lights, which use a lot more current to start than to run. They use about twenty minutes cost of electricity to start.