The overwhelming majority of lights in residential households are incandescent -- the least energy efficient of all light types. If households replaced the most intensely used bulbs with compact fluorescent bulbs, they would see a sizable savings in their electric bills. This is an in-depth report on those savings. Contents: lighting data from the residential energy consumption survey (RECS); residential lighting profile (types and location of lights, lighting usage and costs, estimating the number of indoor lights); potential for savings (household and aggregate-level savings). Glossary. Charts and tablesAir-conditioning units that are not currently in working condition or are not used are still included in the RECS if they are in ... only if a repair person has been called or the appliance has been taken to a repair shop, except for air- conditioning equipment. ... Cooling appliances include: evaporative cooler ( swamp cooler), whole-house or attic fan, exhaust fan, window fan, ceiling fan, portable or table fan.
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