We’re all familiar with the phrase “It’s an ill wind that blows no good,” the optimistic belief that you can find silver linings in all but the worst of events.
Unfortunately, the less-cheerful antithesis – “It’s a rare wind that blows no ill” – is also true: You can find unintended downsides in all but the very best of events.
Today’s case in point involves LED streetlights.
That’s the start of my column in today’s Monitor. Here’s the rest of it – click away!