Are standard incandescent bulbs eventually going to disappear?

By TOM KNAPP, Staff Writer,

The familiar glow of an incandescent light bulb will soon be a dim memory.

The harsher glare of the compact fluorescent lamp, which was introduced as an energy-saving alternative, also might be on its way to the dustbin of history.

The future of lighting — in the home, at least — appears to be the LED.