Demand Side Management Project
Management Project, an initiative of the
Ministry of Mines and
Energy, Electricity Control Board and NamPower.
Launch Speeches on 29/10/07
Background on DSM initiatives
Windhoek distribution points
Energy Saving Tips
Compact Fluorescent Light bulbs (CFLs)
At a time when Namibia is
experiencing a shortage of power, the responsibility has
fallen upon everyone to preserve electricity.
To limit the amount of
energy used in households, people are encouraged to
switch from using conventional light bulbs to CFL bulbs.
Why CFL bulb?
CFL bulbs are the best
alternative to replace the conventional light bulb.
They use 70% less electricity than conventional light
bulbs, making them longer lasting and very economical.
What do I need to know
about CFL bulbs?
CFL bulbs provide the
same light quality as conventional light bulbs.
CFL bulbs last 6 times
longer than conventional light bulbs.
CFLs generate less heat
than conventional light bulbs.
For exactly the same
light output, CFLs require less watts than
conventional light bulbs.
By simply replacing your
conventional light bulbs with CFL bulbs, you will not
only help Namibia save, but yourself as well.
So be bright and let's