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NEMA Anticipates Favorable DOE Ruling for Electric Motors

The Department of Energy (DOE) proposed a new rule last week to increase energy efficiency for electric motors. The rule could save consumers up to $23 billion and cut emissions.

Solar Panels In Highways Could Help Melt Snow And Ice

An Idaho inventor believes his solar product can be placed in highways and store energy to remove snow and ice. 

Amazon Asks Permission To Test Drone Delivery

What was originally thought to be a ploy to talk about innovation during a 60 Minutes interview is now one step closer to being a reality for Amazon.com.

Arlington Announces New Sconce Box

The new Sconce Box will help contractors for installations with shallow wall cavities or obstructions behind wallboard.

Calpipe Industries Appoints Mike Lang Product Manager

Calpipe Industries, Inc. has appointed Mike Lang to the position of Product Manager for the Calbond™ and Calconduit™ brands as part of a drive to further raise Calpipe's profile as the market leader in these product categories.

Stelpro Announces Connie Chabot as VP Sales and Marketing, NA

Boasting nearly 20 years of experience in the industry, Connie Chabot most recently held within the Stelpro organization the position of VP, Sales and Marketing for the Canadian market.  She will now be called on to grow Stelpro's footprint  in the United States.

NAED Pushes Congress On Estate Tax Repeal

NAED has been working with its members and Congress to repeal the Estate Tax for years.  Now, while it appears there may be a vote in the House on the tax, NAED is continuing its efforts with the Family Business Coalition to get a vote on the repeal.

Lighting Controls Association Welcomes New Members

Th new members include Cree, ETC and Nedap Light Control. The Lighting Controls Association (LCA) is the industry organization dedicated to promoting adoption of advanced lighting controls in commercial buildings.

SATCO Wins Patent Case

SATCO Products, Inc. triumphant at the International Trade Commission Investigation No. 337-TA-872, defending against Neptun Light, Inc. and Mr. Andrzej Bobel's frivolous litigation of U.S. Patent No. 7,053,540.

Sonepar Canada Names Ivan Gissing Director of Sesco East

In his new position, Ivan will be responsible for leading the entire Sesco East business, including all branch managers with the head office reporting directly to him.

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