Ban the bulb down under!

Australia environment minister Malcolm Turnbull is seriously considering banning the common traditionnal incandescent bulb in order to significantly reduces energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions.

Even without a ban, you could also think about reducing your own personnal electricity bill by switching to low energy compact fluorescent lamps.

Compact Fluorescent Bulb

Source: BBC news.

1 comment for “Ban the bulb down under!

  1. April 10, 2009 at 22:44

    The problem with the flourecent bulbs is the eco-fallout from the mercury in the bulbs at the end of life. When they die, we die. The mercury gas is deadly.

    SO the only answer is LED lighting

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