Electrical Marketing http://electricalmarketing.com/rss.xml en GE Current Adds Networking Startup Daintree http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ge-current-adds-networking-startup-daintree <div class="node-body blog-body">General Electric’s six-month-old Current business unit scored a major acquisition in Daintree Networks, a provider of building controls solutions for commercial facilities. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ge-current-adds-networking-startup-daintree" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ge-current-adds-networking-startup-daintree#comments Mergers & Acquisitions News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 25 Apr 2016 15:19:00 +0000 28061 at http://electricalmarketing.com Electrical People: New CEO for Rockwell Automation http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-new-ceo-rockwell-automation <div class="node-body article-body">Blake Moret named president and CEO, replacing Keith Nosbusch, who has served in those roles since 2004, plus new appointments and positions at Anamet, Omni Cable, Nora Lighting, Emerson and Intermatic.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-new-ceo-rockwell-automation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-new-ceo-rockwell-automation#comments People Premium Access Fri, 22 Apr 2016 21:12:00 +0000 28031 at http://electricalmarketing.com Electrical Marketing’s Leading Economic Indicators - April 2016 http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/electrical-marketing-s-leading-economic-indicators-april-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Building permits sank in March, but the Purchasing Manager's Index and architectural billings are looking better.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/electrical-marketing-s-leading-economic-indicators-april-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/electrical-marketing-s-leading-economic-indicators-april-2016#comments Electrical Economy Premium Access Fri, 22 Apr 2016 21:08:00 +0000 28021 at http://electricalmarketing.com EPI Stumbles Again in March with 0.2% Decline http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-price-index/epi-stumbles-again-march-02-decline <div class="node-body article-body">The March Electrical Price Index continued its pattern of little monthly change and a decrease year-over-year, with a 0.2% increase from February and a -1.3% year-over-year (YOY) decline. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-price-index/epi-stumbles-again-march-02-decline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-price-index/epi-stumbles-again-march-02-decline#comments Electrical Price Index Premium Access Fri, 22 Apr 2016 21:04:00 +0000 28011 at http://electricalmarketing.com Housing Starts Drop 8.8% in March But are Tracking 14.2% Year-Over-Year http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/housing-starts-drop-88-march-are-tracking-142-year-over-year <div class="node-body article-body">Privately-owned housing starts in March were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,089,000, 8.8% below the revised February estimate of 1,194,000, but 14.2% above the March 2015 rate of 954,000.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/housing-starts-drop-88-march-are-tracking-142-year-over-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/housing-starts-drop-88-march-are-tracking-142-year-over-year#comments Electrical Economy Industry Stats Premium Access Fri, 22 Apr 2016 20:58:00 +0000 28001 at http://electricalmarketing.com Blue Diamond Industries preps for move and expansion http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/blue-diamond-industries-preps-move-and-expansion <div class="node-body blog-body">Conduit manufacturer Blue Diamond Industries, LLC, Middlesboro, Ky., has purchased a nine acre site, including three buildings totaling 75,000 square feet</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/blue-diamond-industries-preps-move-and-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/blue-diamond-industries-preps-move-and-expansion#comments Kentucky News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 22 Apr 2016 20:53:00 +0000 27991 at http://electricalmarketing.com Upper Midwest Electrical Expo Draws 10,000 to Tour 363 Booths in Minneapolis http://electricalmarketing.com/minnesota/upper-midwest-electrical-expo-draws-10000-tour-363-booths-minneapolis <div class="node-body article-body">The Upper Midwest Electrical Expo, held April 12-13 in Minneapolis by the North Central Electrical League (NCEL), retained its title as the electrical industry’s most successful regional trade show with another record-setting event. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/minnesota/upper-midwest-electrical-expo-draws-10000-tour-363-booths-minneapolis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/minnesota/upper-midwest-electrical-expo-draws-10000-tour-363-booths-minneapolis#comments Minnesota News Premium Access Fri, 22 Apr 2016 20:46:00 +0000 27971 at http://electricalmarketing.com Photo by Jim Lucy Solar Developer SunEdison Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Citing $16.1 Billion in Debt http://electricalmarketing.com/news/solar-developer-sunedison-files-chapter-11-bankruptcy-citing-161-billion-debt <div class="node-body article-body">SunEdison Inc., Maryland Heights, Mo., one of the largest solar developers in the world, is seeking reorganization of its approximately $16.1 billion in debt under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, a move anticipated by the market for several months.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/news/solar-developer-sunedison-files-chapter-11-bankruptcy-citing-161-billion-debt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/news/solar-developer-sunedison-files-chapter-11-bankruptcy-citing-161-billion-debt#comments Solar News Premium Access Fri, 22 Apr 2016 20:43:00 +0000 27961 at http://electricalmarketing.com (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images) San Francisco mandates rooftop solar on new buildings http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/san-francisco-mandates-rooftop-solar-new-buildings <div class="node-body blog-body">San Francisco passed an ordinance this week requiring that new construction in the city must install solar panels on their roofs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/san-francisco-mandates-rooftop-solar-new-buildings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/san-francisco-mandates-rooftop-solar-new-buildings#comments Energy Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 22 Apr 2016 20:32:00 +0000 27951 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p><em><span>(Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)</span></em></p> Sad Song Continues in the Oil & Gas Market with No Fast Relief In Sight http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/sad-song-continues-oil-gas-market-no-fast-relief-sight <div class="node-body article-body">While the decline in oil prices seems to have flattened out in recent weeks and some market forecasters see this business improving a little bit this year and making better progress in the 2017, some disturbing trends exist in the oil & gas industry employment data and in the closely watched Baker Hughes rig count. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/sad-song-continues-oil-gas-market-no-fast-relief-sight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/sad-song-continues-oil-gas-market-no-fast-relief-sight#comments Electrical Economy News Premium Access Fri, 22 Apr 2016 20:25:00 +0000 27941 at http://electricalmarketing.com (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images) Legrand Makes Acquisitions to Expand in Datacom and Enter Architectural Lighting http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/legrand-makes-acquisitions-expand-datacom-and-enter-architectural-lighting <div class="node-body article-body">Legrand, North America, West Hartford, Conn., announced two acquisitions over the past couple of weeks that take the company in some new directions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/legrand-makes-acquisitions-expand-datacom-and-enter-architectural-lighting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/legrand-makes-acquisitions-expand-datacom-and-enter-architectural-lighting#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Premium Access Fri, 22 Apr 2016 16:08:00 +0000 27931 at http://electricalmarketing.com Pinnacle Architectural Lighting application shot Electrical Marketing Digital Edition - April 22, 2016 http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-april-22-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Download the latest issue of the Electrical Marketing Update Digital Edition</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-april-22-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-april-22-2016#comments Current Issue Premium Access Fri, 22 Apr 2016 14:43:00 +0000 28041 at http://electricalmarketing.com April 22, 2016 http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-marketing/2016-04-22 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body">In This Issue: A look at the oil and gas market, Legrand buys two companies, SunEdison declares bankruptcy, a visit to the North Central Electric League Expo in Minneapolis, the latest Electrical Price Index and more!</div> <div class="field-desc"> <h3><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-april-22-2016">Download the Digital Edition</a></h3> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/electrical-economy/sad-song-continues-oil-gas-market-no-fast-relief-sight">Sad Song Continues in the Oil &amp; Gas Market with No Fast Relief In Sight</a> <a href="/mergers-acquisitions/legrand-makes-acquisitions-expand-datacom-and-enter-architectural-lighting">Legrand Makes Acquisitions to Expand in Datacom and Enter Architectural Lighting</a> <a href="/minnesota/upper-midwest-electrical-expo-draws-10000-tour-363-booths-minneapolis">Upper Midwest Electrical Expo Draws 10,000 to Tour 363 Booths in Minneapolis</a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-marketing/2016-04-22" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 22 Apr 2016 04:00:00 +0000 28051 at http://electricalmarketing.com GE taps Gensler to design $100M Boston headquarters http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ge-taps-gensler-design-100m-boston-headquarters <div class="node-body blog-body">General Electric has chosen architecture giant Gensler to design its new headquarters in Boston, a project expected to cost $100 million, according to the Boston Business Journal.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ge-taps-gensler-design-100m-boston-headquarters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ge-taps-gensler-design-100m-boston-headquarters#comments Massachusetts News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Wed, 20 Apr 2016 20:52:00 +0000 27981 at http://electricalmarketing.com Apex Electrical Sales now repping Perma-Cote PVC conduit http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/apex-electrical-sales-now-repping-perma-cote-pvc-conduit <div class="node-body blog-body">Apex Electrical Sales now represents Perma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit in Arizona and Clark County, Nev.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/apex-electrical-sales-now-repping-perma-cote-pvc-conduit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/apex-electrical-sales-now-repping-perma-cote-pvc-conduit#comments Syndicate Apex conduit Kostewa Perma-Cote Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Wed, 20 Apr 2016 19:34:00 +0000 27921 at http://electricalmarketing.com Senate Passes Energy Bill, NEMA Applauds http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/senate-passes-energy-bill-nema-applauds <div class="node-body blog-body">The Senate and House must now reconcile differences between their two bills before passing final legislation to send to President Obama for his signature.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/senate-passes-energy-bill-nema-applauds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/senate-passes-energy-bill-nema-applauds#comments Associations Energy Manufacturers Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Wed, 20 Apr 2016 18:49:00 +0000 27911 at http://electricalmarketing.com Legrand On a Roll: Acquires Network Equipment Manufacturer Luxul Wireless http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/legrand-roll-acquires-network-equipment-manufacturer-luxul-wireless <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The North American operations of Legrand, based in West Hartford, Conn., has announced its second acquisition in as many weeks, both of which expand its offerings into new markets. After <a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/legrand-acquire-pinnacle-architectural-lighting" target="_blank">adding an architectural lighting specialist</a> last week, the company now has a definitive agreement to acquire Luxul Wireless, Inc., Draper, Utah, a networking provider for residential and small-to-medium business markets.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/legrand-roll-acquires-network-equipment-manufacturer-luxul-wireless" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/legrand-roll-acquires-network-equipment-manufacturer-luxul-wireless#comments Datacom Mergers & Acquisitions Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Tue, 19 Apr 2016 19:41:00 +0000 27901 at http://electricalmarketing.com Moret named CEO of Rockwell Automation; Nosbusch remains as chairman http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/moret-named-ceo-rockwell-automation-nosbusch-remains-chairman <div class="node-body blog-body">Rockwell named Blake Moret, a 30-year Rockwell veteran, as president and CEO, effective July 1, 2016. Keith Nosbusch will transition from those roles while continuing as chairman of the board.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/moret-named-ceo-rockwell-automation-nosbusch-remains-chairman" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/moret-named-ceo-rockwell-automation-nosbusch-remains-chairman#comments People Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Tue, 19 Apr 2016 16:32:00 +0000 27891 at http://electricalmarketing.com Legrand to Acquire Pinnacle Architectural Lighting http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/legrand-acquire-pinnacle-architectural-lighting <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Legrand, North America, West Hartford, Conn., is taking a plunge into architectural lighting with a definitive agreement to acquire Pinnacle Architectural Lighting, a Denver-based manufacturer of lighting fixtures and architectural systems for commercial, educational and healthcare applications.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/legrand-acquire-pinnacle-architectural-lighting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/legrand-acquire-pinnacle-architectural-lighting#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Lighting Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 14 Apr 2016 19:40:00 +0000 27881 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Photo copyright Pinnacle Architectural Lighting</p> Rep News: Calpipe appoints new rep in KS, western MO http://electricalmarketing.com/independent-reps/rep-news-calpipe-appoints-new-rep-ks-western-mo <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Calpipe Industries, Rancho-Dominguez, Calif., manufacturer of conduit products for corrosive environments hired <strong>Convergence Partners, Inc.</strong> for representation in Kansas and Western Missouri. Convergence will be representing stainless steel conduit systems (Calbrite), PVC coated conduit systems (Calbond), and galvanized rigid, EMT and Aluminum; sweeps, bends, elbows, nipples, couplings and fittings (Calconduit).</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://electricalmarketing.com/independent-reps/rep-news-calpipe-appoints-new-rep-ks-western-mo#comments Independent Reps Premium Access Fri, 08 Apr 2016 17:45:00 +0000 27821 at http://electricalmarketing.com Electrical People: Winkler steps down at Milbank http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-winkler-steps-down-milbank <div class="node-body article-body">Also Jones to lead North American division for Acolyte LED, Quanta Services names new board members, new VP of operations at Buckles-Smith, General Cable begins search for new CFO, and many more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-winkler-steps-down-milbank" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-winkler-steps-down-milbank#comments People Premium Access Fri, 08 Apr 2016 17:41:00 +0000 27811 at http://electricalmarketing.com February Value of New Construction Pegs 10.3% YOY Increase to $1,114 Billion http://electricalmarketing.com/industry-stats/february-value-new-construction-pegs-103-yoy-increase-1114-billion <div class="node-body article-body">Construction spending during Feb. 2016 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,144 billion, 0.5% below the revised January estimate of $1,150.1 billion. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/industry-stats/february-value-new-construction-pegs-103-yoy-increase-1114-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/industry-stats/february-value-new-construction-pegs-103-yoy-increase-1114-billion#comments Electrical Economy Industry Stats Premium Access Fri, 08 Apr 2016 17:34:00 +0000 27801 at http://electricalmarketing.com NEMA EBCI for Current Conditions Storms into Growth Territory with 20.3-Point Surge http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/nema-ebci-current-conditions-storms-growth-territory-203-point-surge <div class="node-body article-body">NEMA’s Electroindustry Business Conditions Index (EBCI) for current conditions in North America surged in March, climbing to 64.7 points from 44.4 points the previous month as more panelists reported conditions improved than eroded. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/nema-ebci-current-conditions-storms-growth-territory-203-point-surge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/nema-ebci-current-conditions-storms-growth-territory-203-point-surge#comments Electrical Economy Premium Access Fri, 08 Apr 2016 17:31:00 +0000 27791 at http://electricalmarketing.com BOSS Controls Signs IP Group as Channel Partner to Market Plug-Load Control Solution http://electricalmarketing.com/independent-reps/boss-controls-signs-ip-group-channel-partner-market-plug-load-control-solution <div class="node-body article-body">BOSS Controls LLC, Pittsburgh, an IoT energy management and controls company, recently announced a strategic agreement with IP Group International to serve as a strategic channel partner.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/independent-reps/boss-controls-signs-ip-group-channel-partner-market-plug-load-control-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/independent-reps/boss-controls-signs-ip-group-channel-partner-market-plug-load-control-solution#comments Independent Reps News Premium Access Fri, 08 Apr 2016 17:23:00 +0000 27781 at http://electricalmarketing.com Schneider Electric Using HQ Microgrid to Prove Technologies and Business Model http://electricalmarketing.com/energy/schneider-electric-using-hq-microgrid-prove-technologies-and-business-model <div class="node-body article-body">When Schneider Electric set out to design a microgrid to provide power to its new North American headquarters in Andover, Mass., dubbed Boston One, it easily could have made it a soup-to-nuts showcase of how its systems and products can integrate and manage every kind of power source available. Instead, the company’s power segment engineers approached the project as a demonstration of its microgrid business model, not just its technological prowess.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/energy/schneider-electric-using-hq-microgrid-prove-technologies-and-business-model" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/energy/schneider-electric-using-hq-microgrid-prove-technologies-and-business-model#comments Energy Smart Grid Premium Access Fri, 08 Apr 2016 17:10:00 +0000 27771 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Schneider Electric Struxureware diagram</p> Orlando Market Juiced by Solid Gains in Construction Employment and New Projects http://electricalmarketing.com/project-watch/orlando-market-juiced-solid-gains-construction-employment-and-new-projects <div class="node-body article-body"><p>While fast-growing cities like New York, Boston, San Francisco, Seattle and Miami snatch many of the headlines on the construction scene because of all their glitzy condo towers and new office projects underway and on the drawing boards, a smaller metropolitan area is showing some impressive growth, too.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/project-watch/orlando-market-juiced-solid-gains-construction-employment-and-new-projects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/project-watch/orlando-market-juiced-solid-gains-construction-employment-and-new-projects#comments Economy Florida Project Watch Premium Access Fri, 08 Apr 2016 16:49:00 +0000 27761 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Growth is returning to the Orlando metropolitan area, recalling the heady days of booming residential and commercial construction captured in this 2005 photo.</p> (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Ohio Industrial Market Distributors Join Forces: CBT Buys FDL Automation & Supply http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/ohio-industrial-market-distributors-join-forces-cbt-buys-fdl-automation-supply <div class="node-body article-body">CBT Co. (formerly Cincinnati Belting & Transmission) announced that it has acquired FDL Automation & Supply Co., a locally owned electrical distributor based in Sidney, Ohio.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/ohio-industrial-market-distributors-join-forces-cbt-buys-fdl-automation-supply" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/ohio-industrial-market-distributors-join-forces-cbt-buys-fdl-automation-supply#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Premium Access Fri, 08 Apr 2016 15:42:00 +0000 27751 at http://electricalmarketing.com Electrical Marketing Digital Edition - April 8, 2016 http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-april-8-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Download the latest issue of the Electrical Marketing Update Digital Edition</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-april-8-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-april-8-2016#comments Current Issue Premium Access Fri, 08 Apr 2016 14:43:00 +0000 27831 at http://electricalmarketing.com April 8, 2016 http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-marketing/2016-04-08 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <h3><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-april-8-2016">Download the Digital Edition</a></h3> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/project-watch/orlando-market-juiced-solid-gains-construction-employment-and-new-projects">Orlando Market Juiced by Solid Gains in Construction Employment and New Projects</a> <a href="/mergers-acquisitions/ohio-industrial-market-distributors-join-forces-cbt-buys-fdl-automation-supply">Ohio Industrial Market Distributors Join Forces: CBT Buys FDL Automation &amp; Supply</a> <a href="/energy/schneider-electric-using-hq-microgrid-prove-technologies-and-business-model">Schneider Electric Using HQ Microgrid to Prove Technologies and Business Model</a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Fri, 08 Apr 2016 04:00:00 +0000 27841 at http://electricalmarketing.com China’s copper surplus irks some metals analysts http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/china-s-copper-surplus-irks-some-metals-analysts <div class="node-body blog-body">A recent Reuters report said China is sitting on an enormous stockpile of refined copper stock estimated at over 1 million tonnes, and some analysts think the country could flood metals markets with copper because a dearth of new building activity has slashed domestic demand for the red metal.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/china-s-copper-surplus-irks-some-metals-analysts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/china-s-copper-surplus-irks-some-metals-analysts#comments Metals Markets News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 07 Apr 2016 19:34:00 +0000 27871 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>(Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)</p>