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The Sun distributed 4m lightbulbs in a day

Matt Prescott’s great environmental campaign website – banthebulb.orgreported on Friday that The Sun newspaper (Scotland) distributed four million energy saving lightbulbs in a single day. Yes, that Sun newspaper.
Just one month into the job as News International’s new boss James Murdoch, son of youknowwho pledged to make the company carbon neutral.  D([“mb”,”\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\nThe Guardian\u0026#39;s \u003ca href\u003d\”http://mediaguardian.co.uk\” target\u003d\”_blank\” onclick\u003d\”return top.js.OpenExtLink(window,event,this)\”\u003emediaguardian.co.uk\u003c/a\u003e has \u003ca href\u003d\”http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2008/jan/25/sun.newsinternational?gusrc\u003drss\u0026amp;feed\u003dmedia\” target\u003d\”_blank\” onclick\u003d\”return top.js.OpenExtLink(window,event,this)\”\u003emore on the 4-million-bulbs-in-a-day newspaper distribution success story\u003c/a\u003e. \u003cbr\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\nMeanwhile many of the companies behind the energy saving lightbulbs are still making the old wasteful type too. Seen in the context of climate change, and in light of all the green advertising from Philips, Osram and GE in particular — it just stinks. \u003c/p\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\n\u003c/td\u003e\n\u003c/tr\u003e\n\u003c/table\u003e\n\u003ctable style\u003d\”border-top:1px solid #999;padding-top:4px;margin-top:1.5em;width:100%\”\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style\u003d\”text-align:left;font-family:Helvetica,Arial,Sans-Serif;font-size:11px;margin:0 6px 1.2em 0;color:#333\”\u003eYou are subscribed to email updates from \u003ca href\u003d\”http://weblog.greenpeace.org/makingwaves/\” target\u003d\”_blank\” onclick\u003d\”return top.js.OpenExtLink(window,event,this)\”\u003eGreenpeace – Making Waves\u003c/a\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003eTo stop receiving these emails, you may \u003ca href\u003d\”http://www.feedburner.com/fb/a/emailunsub?id\u003d3122062\u0026amp;key\u003dp8gb_HRQKw\” target\u003d\”_blank\” onclick\u003d\”return top.js.OpenExtLink(window,event,this)\”\u003eunsubscribe now\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/td\u003e\u003ctd style\u003d\”font-family:Helvetica,Arial,Sans-Serif;font-size:11px;margin:0 6px 1.2em 0;color:#333;text-align:right;vertical-align:top\”\u003eEmail Delivery powered by FeedBurner\u003c/td\u003e\n\u003c/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan\u003d\”2\” style\u003d\”text-align:left;font-family:Helvetica,Arial,Sans-Serif;font-size:11px;margin:0 6px 1.2em 0;color:#333\”\u003eInbox too full? \u003ca href\u003d\”http://feeds.feedburner.com/MakingWaves\” target\u003d\”_blank\” onclick\u003d\”return top.js.OpenExtLink(window,event,this)\”\u003e\u003cimg src\u003d\”http://www.feedburner.com/fb/images/pub/feed-icon16x16.png\” style\u003d\”vertical-align:middle\” alt\u003d\”(feed)\”\u003e\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca href\u003d\”http://feeds.feedburner.com/MakingWaves\” target\u003d\”_blank\” onclick\u003d\”return top.js.OpenExtLink(window,event,this)\”\u003eSubscribe”,1] ); //–>
The Guardian’s mediaguardian.co.uk has more on the 4-million-bulbs-in-a-day newspaper distribution success story.
Meanwhile many of the companies behind the energy saving lightbulbs are still making the old wasteful type too. Seen in the context of climate change, and in light of all the green advertising from Philips, Osram and GE in particular — it just stinks.