What is an LED (Light Emitting Diode)?
A light emitting diode (LED) is a famously efficient form of solid state lighting. This device needs no filament, as light is created when electricity passes through a chemical compound.
The Rising Popularity of LED Grow Lights
LED technology has advanced rapidly over the past several years, making it an increasingly popular option for grow light applications. LED grow lights are far more efficient than their HID and fluorescent counterparts, with the top tier models offering an energy savings of up to 50%. Quality LEDs also feature a lifespan that more than doubles that of HID and fluorescent lamps. They also generate less heat and provide full spectrum light.