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Obama Signs Energy Efficiency Provisions
President Obama today signed into law a handful of energy efficiency provisions endorsed by the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA). The American Energy Manufacturing Technical Corrections Act (HR 6582) is the legislative vehicle for provisions promoting advanced metering in the federal government; a greater focus at the Department of Energy on deployment of existing manufacturing technologies; improved energy efficiency within federal facilities; and a study on barriers to industrial deployment of electric motors, demand response, and combined heat and power technologies...Read more.
Altra Named to 2012 Forbes List
Altra Holdings Inc., a global designer, producer and marketer of a wide range of electromechanical power transmission products was recently named in Forbes "100 Best Small Public Companies in America." Altra, headquartered in Braintree, Mass., made the Forbes list for the second consecutive year...Read more.
Childers Named President of C&U Americas
C&U Americas, the North American subsidiary of The C&U Group, has named William (Bill) A. Childers as its new president. The announcement was made by XianLiang (Peter) Zhou, chairman of C&U Americas, who noted that Childers brings a wealth of management experience and bearing market expertise to the C&U Americas team... Read more.