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Incandescent Bulbs to Be Phased Out in 2014
40 and 60 watt incandescent light bulbs are going the way of the 8-track tape now that the U.S. government is banning their manufacture. The popular bulbs generate more heat than light, which wastes energy. NBC’s Anne Thompson reports.
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