Saving an hour of daylight
By Garry Burke | Thu, November 22, 2012 - 12:00 AM()
The Prime Minister makes an important point about not wasting electricity in his effort to reduce the nation’s oil import bill. Maybe the first step should be daylight saving time.
By turning the clocks forward an hour in Barbados, we would have an extra hour of sunlight in the evening and cut out an hour of lighting usage. It would thus be dark at 7 p.m.
I am sure an economist could work out how much that would save.
- Editor's Choice
Was Government right to postpone the arrival of Nigerian students in an effort to safeguard the country from Ebola?
This poll is scheduled to begin on Mon, August 25, 2014 - 6:08:03.
Stay Connected to Your World
Join Your Friends & Our Community
To view this site, you need to have Flash Player 9.0 or later installed. Click here to get the latest Flash player.