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Title: Lighting

Abstract

EPAct covers a vast territory beyond lighting and, like all legislation, also contains numerous {open_quotes}favors,{close_quotes} compromises, and even some sleight-of-hand. Tucked away under Title XIX, for example, is an increase from 20% to 28% tax on gambling winnings, effective January 1, 1993 - apparently as a way to help pay for new spending listed elsewhere in the bill. Overall, it is a landmark piece of legislation, about a decade overdue. It remains to be seen how the Federal Government will enforce upgrading of state (or even their own) energy codes. There is no mention of funding for {open_quotes}energy police{close_quotes} in EPAct. Merely creating such a national standard, however, provides a target for those who sincerely wish to create an energy-efficient future.

Authors:
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  1. Columbia Univ., New York, NY (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
64065
Resource Type:
Book
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 1994; Related Information: Is Part Of Guide to the Energy Policy Act of 1992; Williams, D.R.; Good, L.; PB: 467 p.
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
29 ENERGY PLANNING AND POLICY; 32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION; LIGHTING SYSTEMS; ENERGY EFFICIENCY; BALLASTS; ILLUMINANCE; ENERGY POLICY

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Audin, L. Lighting. United States: N. p., 1994. Web.
Audin, L. Lighting. United States.
Audin, L. Sat . "Lighting". United States. doi:.
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