Incandescent Lamps (ICLs) are imported annually by Morocco.
compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) are imported annually by Morocco. The much lower number is on account of the price of CFL being as much as 6 times that of ICLs.
decrease in power consumption if 40% of ICLs are replaced by the more efficient CFLs experts estimate.
CFLs will be distributed as part of the "Market Transformation for Efficient Lighting in Morocco" project over a period of 4 years - from 2012 to 2016.
Moroccan households will switch from ICLs to CFLs.
tonnes reduction in of CO2 emissions by the end of 2021, once the bulbs are replaced.
additional CFLs will be distributed after the project ends, reducing another 1.45 million tonnes of CO2 by the end of 2022.
start of the distribution program. So far the Moroccan Electricity State Utility has purchased 10 Million CFLs with 1 Million lamps already delivered.