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New Year Means New Light Bulb Regulations

Get ready to say goodbye to the light bulbs we all grew up with.

12/30/2013

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Pa. DEP Encouraging Homeowners To Go Green At Home & Garden Show

Thousands people are expected to flock to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center for the annual Pittsburgh Home & Garden Show. Companies will show the latest and greatest products for the home. And one organization will be encouraging people to go green.

03/01/2013

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More Restrictions On Light Bulbs To Go Into Effect Soon

In January, a law went into effect that was designed to save a tremendous amount of electricity. It revolved around the elimination of the 100-watt incandescent light bulb and the next phase-out of the old-style light bulbs is just around the corner.

11/27/2012

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New Energy Efficient Bulbs Cut Costs But Could Be Hazardous To Your Health

Every time you turn on the lights, you may be putting yourself at risk, according to a disturbing new study. Energy efficient bulbs are eco-friendly and can save you big bucks, but experts say they could also have a dark side.

10/03/2012

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New Government Regulations Means Changes Coming To Light Bulbs

Light bulbs as we know them are about to change. New government regulations mean the bulbs you have purchased for years will soon be history.

12/15/2011

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Consumer Reports Tests CFL & LED Bulbs

In January, new federal regulations on energy efficiency go into effect that will begin to phase out standard incandescent light bulbs.

08/30/2011

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Local Buses Inspected Ahead Of Back To School Season

Before you know it students will be heading back to school, but every bus in Pennsylvania has to be inspected before it can hit the road.

08/10/2011

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Congress Debating Over More Efficient Light Bulbs

Congress is taking up the question of whether Americans are being forced to sacrifice personal freedoms for a better light bulb.

07/12/2011

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New Standards For Light Bulbs To Go Into Effect In 2012

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – If you have been shopping for light bulbs recently, you may have noticed some things are changing. Specifically, you’re seeing fewer and fewer incandescent light bulbs on the shelves. Just about a […]

12/30/2010

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