Press Release Summary:
Held in Washington, D.C. on July 14, NEMA's Board of Governors (BOG) quarterly meeting demonstrated industry leadership in approving nearly one million dollars to further NEMA's strategic direction. Initatives address Public Policy Portal for NEMA members, Smart Grid, high performance buildings, carbon impacts of products in the electrical industry, and the Low Voltage DC (LVDC) Power and Energy Storage program.
Original Press Release:
NEMA Funds Strategic Initiatives for 2012
ROSSLYN, Va.-The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) held its Board of Governors (BOG) quarterly meeting on July 14 in Washington, D.C., demonstrating industry leadership in approving nearly one million dollars to further NEMA's strategic direction.
"Through these strategic initiatives, NEMA will continue its success in addressing issues that advance the Board of Governor's strategy to make NEMA the pacesetting champions of the industry," said NEMA BOG Chairman David FitzGibbon.
The NEMA Board of Governors will fund the following strategic initiatives for 2012:
NEMA is the association of electrical and medical imaging equipment manufacturers. Founded in 1926 and headquartered near Washington, D.C., its approximately 450 member companies manufacture products used in the generation, transmission and distribution, control, and end use of electricity. These products are used in utility, industrial, commercial, institutional, and residential applications. The association's Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) Division represents manufacturers of cutting-edge medical diagnostic imaging equipment including MRI, CT, x-ray, and ultrasound products. Worldwide sales of NEMA-scope products exceed $120 billion. In addition to its headquarters in Rosslyn, Virginia, NEMA also has offices in Beijing and Mexico City.
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