## What is a 300 watt LED grow light equivalent to?

Meizhi 300 LED Horticultural Light

Meizhi is a Chinese brand, so obviously the 300w label is pretty ridiculous. That is something Chinese brands always do. In actuality, this light is equivalent to 200 watts of HID power and uses somewhere around 130 watts.

## How many plants can I grow with a 300W LED light?

So 300W can coverage about 2*3ft area, in general, each cannabis plant you grow requires at least 1sq ft of space. So under 300W, you can grow about 1-6 plants.

## How much does it cost to run a 300W LED grow light?

A 300 watt LED will cost $150 – $300 each year of use, saving $150 – $300 over a 600 watt HID in annual electric costs with no need for replacement bulbs. Replacing a 600 watt HID with a 300 watt LED will pay off after 2 to 4 years, assuming the initial cost of the LED is around $950.

## How many watts does a 100 watt LED light use?

Best color quality: GE Reveal 100W Replacement Bright Stik LED

Cree 100W Replacement LED | GE 100W Replacement LED | |
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Energy usage (in watts) | 16.5 | 15 |

Efficiency (lumens per watt) | 97.3 | 106.9 |

Color temperature | 2,700 K | 2,700 K |

Average dimmable range | 14.1-100% | 17.6-100% |

## How much electricity does a 1000W led grow light use?

You need to divide your wattage by 1,000 (1,000 kilowats in 1 watt). So, if we were to run a 1000 watt grow light 18 hours a day with the kWh rate we gave earlier, our formula would be: 1 x $0.1559 x 18 x 30 = $84.186/month.

## How many watts do I need for seedlings?

In very general terms you need 15 watts per sq foot to grow seedlings.

## What size LED light for 4×8 grow tent?

To produce a favorable yield in flowering period, you need a LED light with an output of at least 50W per square foot of growing space. Now your 4×8 grow tent is 4ft long and 8ft wide. Which gives you a square foot grow space of (4ft x 8ft) = 32. And then, multiply this figure by 50W: (32 x 50)W = 1600 W.

## What size LED light for 3×3 grow tent?

The smallest number of watts needed to grow cannabis in a 3×3 foot grow tent is 40 watts per plant, although the best grow lights use at least 200 watts for the whole tent.

## What size LED light for 2×4 grow tent?

A 4 x 2 foot floor space means you want about 280 watts at 35 watts per square foot, and 400 watts at 50 watts per square foot. The most common LED systems out there only use about half the watts they advertise in their label.

## How much does it cost to run a 100 watt light bulb for 24 hours?

A 100 watt light bulb would only use one-tenth of a kWh in one hour. So, a 100-watt bulb would only cost $0.84 per hour if electricity cost $8.40 per kWh. In reality, electricity costs somewhere between $0.05 and $0.50 per kWh.

## How much does it cost to run an LED light bulb for 24 hours?

Leaving the bulb on the whole day will therefore cost you: 0.06 (60 watts / 1000) kilowatts x 24 hours x 12 cents = approximately 20 cents in one day.

## How much does it cost to run a 600 watt LED grow light?

Multiply $0.0195374 by the number of hours you plan to run the lights (14 hours). The cost to run the lights per day is $0.2735236 or $8.20 per month. If I have an HID (high intensity discharge) light with a 600 watt bulb in it, using the same method of calculation, it would cost me $30.90 per month.

## What is 60 watts in LED?

LED equivalents to traditional incandescent light bulbs

Incandescent Light Bulb Wattage | LED Equivalent Wattage |
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75 Watt | 7.5 Watt |

60 Watt | 6 Watt |

50 Watt | 5 Watt |

30 Watt | 3 Watt |

## Can I put 100W LED in 60W?

LED bulbs that deliver 800 lm are considered to have equal light output to standard 60W bulbs. … If your fixture is rated to accept 60 Watts, you can safely use 75W, 100W, or even 125W equal bulbs (which all draw less than 50 Watts of power) instead.

## What is 60W in LED?

An LED that uses 60 watts is in no way comparable to an incandescent bulb that uses 60 watts. In fact, a 60-watt LED just may blind you. LEDs are designed to use less energy and naturally have a lower watt rating.