Long Live The Incandescent Light Bulb

The House has voted to save the traditional incandescent bulb by barring the Energy Department from implementing or enforcing lighting-efficiency standards set by 2007 legislation that otherwise will ban the sale of incandescent light bulbs, starting with 100-watt bulbs next year.  I kind of doubt I will have gathered my hoard of incandescents in vain though, since the Democrats and those rent-seekers who will profit from banning the more popular inexpensive bulbs are resisting the effort.

Published in: on July 15, 2011 at 3:39 pm  Leave a Comment  

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