California Takes Climate Change Battle to the Couch
SEPTEMBER 22, 2009
“Big screen TVs are particularly energy-hungry so the California Energy Commission has proposed tough efficiency standards for new sets being sold in 2011. The CEC said the new standard, which has drawn criticism from consumer electronics companies, would reduce consumption per set by an average of 33 per cent. More aggressive standards will be phased in by 2013.” (Financial Times, Tuesday)
Now they’re really hitting where it hurts.
FEE Timely Classic:
“Government Versus the Environment” by Russell Madden