Industry Market Trends

New Ideas on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency at Congressional Expo

August 2, 2013

Last month’s Congressional Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Expo provided an opportunity for representatives of various companies to share information with members Congress. Topics included:

The event was hosted by the Sustainable Energy Coalition, in cooperation with members of the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Caucuses, and in partnership with the Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition, Congressional Energy Savings Performance Contract Caucus, High Performance Building Caucus, Green Schools Caucus, and Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Caucus. Read More

Industry Market Trends

Friday Focus: How Robots Are Co-Collaborators for a Better Manufacturing Future

August 2, 2013

Robotics will play a major role in the future of U.S. manufacturing, from job creation to productivity enhancement, to greater collaboration with workers on shop floors, despite a misconception that robots will strip away jobs. At a recent congressional caucus event in Washington, D.C., the nation’s top automation experts tackled these points and emphasized how business leaders can use robotics to their advantage. Read More