HOME / Project Syndicate : Commentaries on economics and technology. A Dim Bulb of an Idea Banning incandescent light bulbs isn't the smartest way to tackle global warming. By Bjørn Lomborg|Posted Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011, at 1:38 PM Tweet Tweet MYSLATE Save this story. Follow all Project Syndicate articles. Follow the Business section. Follow stories by Bjørn Lomborg. MySlate is a new tool that lets you track your favorite parts of Slate. You can follow authors and sections, track comment threads you're interested in, and more. SLATE'S MOST VIRAL Tornado Survivor Finds Her Missing Dog in the Rubble of Her Home During a TV Interview Steve Jobs’ Dream Device Has Arrived, and It's Made by Microsoft Will the IRS's Tea Party Profiling Convince Conservatives That All Profiling Is Wrong? Bjørn Lomborg is the author of The Skeptical Environmentalist and Cool It, subject of the film Cool It, director of the Copenhagen Consensus Center, and adjunct professor at Copenhagen Business School. Photograph by iStockphoto. Click here to load comments.