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Bulb Ban–Maybe Not?

January 1

Rep. Upton Considered for Energy & Commerce Panel. Keep your eye on Michigan Representative Fred Upton who is the frontrunner to head the Energy and Commerce Panel.  EdisonReport readers may recall that Mr. Upton teamed with Democratic Rep Jane Harmon in 2007 to sponsor legislation that effectively banned the incandescent bulb beginning in 2012.  EdisonReport hasRead more


NLB Sees Some Improvement

January 1

National Lighting Bureau Reports Third-Quarter 2010 Lighting Systems Index Improvements Silver Spring, MD: Third-quarter 2010 NEMA Lighting Systems Index (LSI) performance bested the second quarter’s by 0.9% and was 5.6% ahead of third-quarter 2009’s, the National Lighting Bureau (NLB) reports. “While it’s hardly cause for jubilation,” says NLB Executive Director John Bachner, “it should give rise to at least someRead more