Based on the success of pilot program “Green Light”, organized by Cool NRG, and supported by companies like Philips, HSBC and Televisa Verde, through which 1 million energy efficient lamps were delivered to 250,000 households in the city of Puebla, Mexico.
President Calderon ordered the Energy and Environment Ministries to prepare a statute, by means of which incandescent bulbs be replaced with energy efficient lamps.
At the same time, calls on society to use energy efficient lamps.
President Felipe Calderon Hinojosa launched the program “Luz Sustentable (Sustainable Light)”, with which it is intended to achieve annual savings of $539 million pesos. During the presentation, he noted that this is the right time to protect the environment through energy savings and avoid the emission of carbon dioxide.