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Top 10 Markets for Energy Efficient Lighting

January 10, 2014 by Katherine Tweed

Energy Efficient Lighting Markets

Between the recent snow storms and the recovery from New Year’s Eve, it was actually rather easy to miss the final phase-out of the highly inefficient lighting technology we’ve known for so very long: the incandescent bulb.[read more]

CFL Lightbulb Opponents Attack A Solution That Saves Energy and Money

July 11, 2011 by John Wilson

Energy efficiency is under attack. Its opponents want us to believe that energy efficiency does not exist. Some people just don't think there is any way to save energy. The battle to stop government from reducing energy waste echoes decades of struggle to stop the environmental assault on public health. Intentional efforts to discredit...[read more]

Outdoor Advertising and LEDs: Jevons’ Paradox or Not?

May 1, 2011 by Tom Konrad

I’ve blogged before about when Jevons’ Paradox applies, and when it does not. When energy consumers are price sensitive, they may respond to increasing efficiency by using more energy services. When they are not price-sensitive, they don’t. But here is a new twist: increasing efficiency may come bundled with additional features. Those...[read more]