EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
52,725,316
Abstracts:
28,411,598
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Household adoption of energy-efficient lamps in Sri Lanka


Pacific and Asian Journal of Energy 9(1): 93-102
Household adoption of energy-efficient lamps in Sri Lanka
The paper tests the statistical validity of various hypotheses on consumer-level barriers to the adoption of FLs (fluorescent lamps) and CFLs (compact fluorescent lamps) in Sri Lanka. The adoption of CFLs is affected by inadequate information and risks and uncertainties associated with its use. The lack of cognitive skills is an additional hindrance in the case of CFLs.


Accession: 003162260



Related references

Photobiological safety of the recently introduced energy efficient household lamps. International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health 27(6): 1036-1042, 2015

Comparison of energy use and piglet performance between conventional and energy-efficient heat lamps. Applied engineering in agriculture 13(1): 95-99, 1997

Analysis of rural household energy supplies in Sri Lanka: energy efficiency, fuel switching and barriers to expansion. Energy Conversion and Management 44(7): 1123-1130, 2003

History and operation of energy-efficient fluorescent lamps. Florists' review, 167(4329): 20-21, 1980

Performance of 'energy efficient' compact fluorescent lamps. Clinical & Experimental Optometry 93(2): 66-76, 2010

Lumen maintenance of energy efficient compact fluorescent lamps under commercial poultry farm conditions. Poultry Science 70(SUPPL 1): 33, 1991

Selective adoption as a strategy for agricultural development: lessons from adoption in S.E. sri Lanka. Green Revolution: Technology and Change in Rice growing Areas of Tamil Nadu and Sri Lanka: 4-84, 1977

Spatial Effects in Energy-Efficient Residential HVAC Technology Adoption. Environment and Behavior 45(4): 476-503, 2013

An assessment of energy benefits of efficient household air-conditioners in Brazil. Energy Efficiency 5(3): 433-446, 2012

Gender Difference in Environmental Attitude and Behaviors in Adoption of Energy-Efficient Lighting at Home. 2013