Wal-Mart and GE to Discuss Promoting Efficient Lighting

Walmart CEO, Lee Scott, will reportedly meet with GE representative Lorraie
Bolsinger, in part to discuss ways to promote efficient lighting including LEDs
and compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs). Besides GE, Scott will also will meet with
representatives of Philips Consumer Electronics, MTV, and hundreds of suppliers
and company associates to discuss the issue of climate change. Scott will lead
the discussion about how Wal-Mart can work closely with suppliers, academia,
national government organizations, politicians, and business leaders to affect
environmental sustainability at all levels of the supply chain. Wal-Mart
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