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$27 for light bulbs
1 year ago
Shining a light on hazards of fluorescent bulbsEnergy-efficient coils booming, but disposal of mercury poses problemsBy M. Alex Johnson Compact fluorescent light bulbs, long touted by environmentalists as a more efficient and longer-lasting alternative to the incandescent bulbs that have lighted [...]
1 year ago
Despite GOP opposition, light bulb standards will phase in on Jan. 1By Andrew Restuccia – 12/29/11 02:28 PM ET New light bulb efficiency standards will begin phasing in on Jan. 1 despite intense opposition from conservatives, who have blasted the rules as a textbook unnecessary federal [...]
2 years ago
New Jersey Auditor Questions $27 Light Bulbs Billed Under Stimulus ProgramBy Dunstan McNichol – Nov 12, 2010 4:16 PM Contractors billed New Jersey $27 for light bulbs, and ran up tens of thousands of dollars in other “unreasonable costs” on a $119 million weatherization program funded with U.S. [...]