Growth in Electricity Consumption – Part 2

…Growth in Electricity Consumption – Part 2… Perhaps a better title would have been, Effects of the LED Revolution. In Part 1 we saw that if LEDs had replaced virtually all incandescent bulbs and fluorescent lamps in 2017, total consumption Continue reading Growth in Electricity Consumption – Part 2

Growth in Electricity Consumption – Part 1

…Growth in Electricity Consumption – Part 1… The media has been vocal about the recent lack of growth in the use of electricity. The immediate assumption has been that efforts to save on using electricity, such as with the internet Continue reading Growth in Electricity Consumption – Part 1

Importance of Lighting Revolution & Energy Efficiency

People striving to improve energy efficiency and cut CO2 emissions often over-simplify lighting. Oversimplification led congress to needlessly prohibit the manufacture of most types of incandescent bulbs, so as to cut CO2 emissions. This was an early manifestation of CO2 Continue reading Importance of Lighting Revolution & Energy Efficiency

Lighting Alternatives

There’s a high probability that Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) represent the future in lighting. Earlier articles, Lighting Aint Simple, and The CFL Debacle, explained lighting basics. Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFLs) have been forced on the American public with the outlawing Continue reading Lighting Alternatives