Extending "Daylight saving time" does NOT save energy - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Israeli Socialist
    • 04.10.11 | 13:13 (IST)

    It makes me laugh when I hear that returning to winter time in Israel saves energy. True we have to switch the lights on earlier. But we turn OFF the Air-conditioner earlier. So in fact energy IS saved when one compares the amount of electricity several 60 watt bulbs use compared to what an A/C unit uses.

    from the article: Israel has the shortest summer in the world
    First published 03:30 04.10.11 | Last updated 03:30 04.10.11
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