The end of the traditional lightbulb: Forty and sixty-watt bulbs set to be banned from January 1

On January 1 it will become illegal for American businesses to either manufacture or import the old-style bulbs Possible alternatives include halogen bulbs, compact fluorescent bulbs (CFL), LED bulbs and high efficiency incandescents All are more expensive but also more energy efficient Retails such as Home Depot are encouraging fans of the old-style bulbs […]