Many stakeholders have been consulted in the run-up to the legislation on efficient lighting products. If you are interested in the position of consumer and business organisations, retailers and environmental NGOs, watch the following videos.
Sylvia Maurer, Project Coordinator at BEUC, The European Consumers’ Organisation explains how the regulation will benefit consumers.
Mrs. Discours-Buhot from Carrefour retailer chain gives insights into how retailers prepared for the phase-out of incandescent light bulbs.
Jan Denneman, the president of the European Lamp Companies Federation (ELC), is convinced that the phase-out is good for the consumers and for the environment.
Mariangiola Fabbri, Energy Policy Officer at the World Wildlife Fund, urges consumers to choose lamps with the highest possible energy efficiency.