Miscellaneous

The continuing advances of power hand tools receive much attention, and many are linked directly to lithium-ion battery platforms. Tools are lighter, more powerful for their weights, more productive and easier to use.

by
Staff  

Fluke Corp. announces the "My First Fluke" program, which allows students actively enrolled in technical or vocational schools, colleges, universities, apprenticeship programs or high schools in the United States to purchase one Fluke tool at a 25 percent discount.

by
Staff  

The following is an announcement from Panduit on the passing of its founder, Jack Caveney, Sr. TINLEY PARK, IL (November 15, 2012) – It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of the founder of Panduit, Jack Caveney, Sr.

Nik Wallenda made headlines on June 15 as the daredevil, scion of the famous Flying Wallenda family, walked across a 1,800-foot-long cable suspended over Niagara Falls.

More on Miscellaneous

 
NASCAR Season Wrap-up
by Staff |
| under

As the 1999 NASCAR racing season wound to a close, the competition's favorites continued to grab both poles and headlines, while up-and-coming cars and drivers fought to inch their way up to meet the standards and statistics held by the leaders of the pack.

READ MORE
 
GE Begins 'Get Real' Anti-Counterfeit Initiative
by Staff |
| under

Further development of the anti-counterfeit movement in the electrical industry is good for everyone. That is, everyone but those peddling counterfeit products. GE recently announced its “Get Real” program, implemented to help fight against counterfeit electrical products.

READ MORE
 
Majority of Consumers Surveyed Regard Internet as the Most Important Utility
| under

According to a new study, 52 percent of U.S. consumers surveyed said that Internet service was their home’s most important utility. The survey, conducted by Harris Interactive for Verizon, polled 2,292 adults aged 18 and over.

READ MORE
 
California Raises the Bar for Renewable Power
| under

Always a trailblazer, California has taken the bold step of increasing its renewable portfolio standard, which has helped inspire other states but is still comparatively higher. In April, Gov.

READ MORE
 
Cox Communications Completes Fuel Cell Projects in California
by Staff |
| under

Cox Communications completed a fuel cell project in Orange County, Calif., through a partnership with UTC Power. The Orange County installation joins two fuel cells that were announced in January at Cox’s San Diego location. Combined, the three installations produce a total of 1.6 megawatts.

READ MORE
 
Gov. Gregoire Signs Legislation to Transition Washington off of Coal Power
by Staff |
| under

Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire signed legislation to phase out coal-fired energy production at the TransAlta power plant in Centralia, Wash. Senate Bill 5769 solidifies into law a collaborative agreement to close the state’s two coal boilers.

READ MORE
 
A Good Year For Government Outreach
| under

The changing of the calendar fills some people with regret for missed opportunities, unfulfilled promises and unresolved challenges. But, for those with a more optimistic and practical nature, each January brings new opportunities to take well-thought-out action and get things right.


READ MORE

Pages