Fluorescent-bulb effort will be volun...

Fluorescent-bulb effort will be voluntary, utility says | The C...

There are 3 comments on the Columbus Dispatch story from Oct 29, 2009, titled Fluorescent-bulb effort will be voluntary, utility says | The C.... In it, Columbus Dispatch reports that:

Consumers would no longer have to participate in an Ohio utility's program that effectively forced them to buy overpriced energy-efficient light bulbs, under a revamped proposal the company presented to state regulators yesterday.

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Stephen Baker

Charlestown, IN

#1 Oct 29, 2009
The First Energy bulbs contain mercury. Why not LED bulbs that don't, and last much longer?
dave

Columbus, OH

#2 Oct 29, 2009
how stupid is first energy....they wanted to rip everyone off....who ever thought up this idea about charging 21.60 for two light bulbs should be fired....how f-ing stupid.....take your light bulbs and shove them up your butt
Enzyte Bob

Powell, OH

#3 Oct 29, 2009
Environmentalism is such a scam.

CFL's make lots of sense where they are used continuously, such as in a kitchen or family room. They make ZERO SENSE in places where they are not used a lot, like in hallways and closets.

Another scam perpetrated on people by lobbyists. When will people get a clue about what's going on?

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