Environmental group pushes retail associates to discourage gas stove purchases

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CEI’s Ben Lieberman is cited in the Washington Times about appliances:

Ben Lieberman, a senior fellow in environmental policy at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, said gas stoves remain popular with consumers who value their temperature control, heat distribution and lower energy costs than electric stoves.

Employees at the big-box stores probably can’t talk them out of buying one, he said.

“People don’t go to Lowe’s and Home Depot to get an environmental lecture from a 19-year-old,” Mr. Lieberman said.

Read the full article on the Washington Times.