It’s Official: Stores Can No Longer Sell Most Incandescent Lights 

August 2023

The New York Times

Lucas Davis, Energy Institute Faculty Affiliate examines the impacts of the transition from incandescent to LED lights.

 “’Energy-efficient lighting is the big energy story that nobody is talking about,’ said Lucas Davis, an energy economist at the Haas School of Business, part of the University of California, Berkeley. “’Going from an incandescent to an LED is like replacing a car that gets 25 miles per gallon with another one that gets 130 m.p.g..’”