Now they are attempting to ban plasma TVs. Of course, their ban ripples across our economy so buy your big TV now.
Ironically, it is being done because they can not meet their nonsensical Kyoto Treaty emissions agreements and they foolishly still believe in global warming rather than the coming ice age (see post below).
Finally, as energy becomes scarce - thanks to Russia - EU elites think they can control consumption by edict.
This is yet another example of socialism at work.