With a light output equivalent to a 35W incandescent candle but a power consumption of just 28W, these bulbs directly replace existing candle lamps to save 30% of your electricity costs. These bulbs also have an increased life of 2000 hrs and on top give out significantly reduced heat and is a cost effective version of a CFL. *Please note that as improvements in efficiency continue you might receive a bulb with a slightly different rated wattage*