Lighting Efficiency Changes and Choices

Rosenstock, Steve
July 2012
Electric Perspectives;Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p42
The article explores the U.S. lighting efficiency changes and choices. The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy reportedly estimates that improvement and replacement of various lighting component types will lead to annual savings of 50.8 billion kilowatts per hour (KWH) in 2025. It is stated that due to U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) rulemaking decision in 2009, it is stated that companies were allowed to make or import fluorescent T12 lamps on its last day July 13, 2012.


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