• Aug 21, 2013

    Hubbell Lighting on measuring the quality & color of light

    Great take by Hubbell Lighting on measuring the color and quality of light.     ...More
  • Aug 7, 2013

    GE and First Solar ink solar deal

    Read more about the deal between GE’s Power & Water division headquartered in Schenectady, N.Y., and First Solar, Tempe, Ariz., in which First Solar has acquired GE’s global cadmium telluride (CdTe) solar intellectual property portfolio and GE received 1.75 million shares of First Solar common stock. More coverage in this week’s issue of Electrical Marketing.  ...More
  • Jul 16, 2013

    NEMA’s “Why the Wait?” campaign encourages Congressional action on energy bill

    NEMA's  President & CEO Evan Gaddis speaks out in favor of this energy bill. Details  ...More
  • May 30, 2013

    T5 and T8 linear fluorescent lamp shipments surge during Q1 2013

    NEMA’s T5 and T8 liner fluorescent lamp indexes surged 6.3% and 15.7%, respectively, on a year-over-year basis during Q1 2013. The indexes are published by the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), Rosslyn, Va. The T8 index value of 120.2 was the second highest in the history of the series. Meanwhile, the index reading of 173.9 for T5 lamps was the highest since 2011. Not surprisingly, the index for T12 lamp shipments continued to diminish, posting a decrease of 38.9% YTY, settling at a value of 36.5 for the quarter....More
  • Apr 12, 2013

    Solar-boosted natural gas power plants

    Here's an interesting idea, especially given the optimism about natural gas production in the United States: use solar power to turn the natural gas feed into syngas with a higher energy density and lower emissions....More
  • Apr 11, 2013

    Philips Lighting feels it has a gamebreaker in new LED lamp that produces 220 lumens/watt

    If this lamp performs as advertised it could radically change the lighting retrofit market for commercial and industrial applications....More
  • Mar 29, 2013

    GE now testing wind turbine for low-wind sites

    At a test site in the Netherlands, GE Energy is testing a new wind turbine designed to harvest wind energy in locations where the wind doesn’t blow all that strong....More
  • Mar 8, 2013

    Smart Grid Today recognizes NEMA members and staff

    Several NEMA members and staff were among the 75 trailblazers honored by Smart Grid Today in its 2012 list of Smart Grid Pioneers....More
  • Feb 28, 2013

    DSIRE: There’s gold in that ‘thar tax code

    The Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE) did some digging into the recently enacted fiscal cliff bill and unearthed all sorts of interesting nuggets that offer incentives for the installation of energy-efficient building systems and renewables....More
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