Industrial engineering company Siemens AG said Tuesday it is shaking up its organizational chart, spinning off light bulb maker Osram and forging a new division that will focus on energy-efficient infrastructure projects in the world's cities.
South Carolina lawmakers are taking a stand in favor of states' lights. With incandescent bulbs being phased out under federal law, legislators want to exempt South Carolina from the measure.
The humble light bulb became a lightning rod in the Senate on Thursday — a debate so vitriolic that while the focus was supposed to be on better bulbs the talk went as far off-topic as abortion.
The oven, loved by millions of young bakers, is collateral damage from Congress’ decision to outlaw old-school light bulbs: The heating element is a regular 100-watt incandescent. Brian Williams reports.
Flames heat glass light bulbs before stems are attached at American Light Bulb Manufacturing Inc. in Mullins, S.C. With incandescent bulbs being phased out under federal law in favor of energy-efficient compact fluorescents, legislators want to exempt South Carolina from the measure, saying Washing