ROSSLYN, Va., September 25, 2006-The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) is offering a free webinar on the Commercial Buildings Tax Deduction provision of Energy Policy Act of 2005. The one-hour webinar will be held at 11 a.m. EST on October 12, 2006, and be conducted by NEMA Director of Energy Infrastructure Ed Gray. While there is no cost to participate, interested parties must register.
This is an internet-based course, providing a description of the tax deduction provisions on how they improve the marketplace for electrical manufacturers.
After completing this course, participants will be able to:
Topics covered will include: buildings that are eligible; systems that are eligible; window of opportunity allowed by the provision; IRS guidance issued so far; design requirements; and certification and inspections requirements. To register, click here giving your name and your company's name.
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NEMA is the trade association of choice for the electrical manufacturing industry. Founded in 1926 and headquartered near Washington, D.C., its 430 member companies manufacture products used in the generation, transmission and distribution, control, and end-use of electricity. These products are used in utility, medical imaging, industrial, commercial, institutional, and residential applications. Domestic production of electrical products sold worldwide exceeds $120 billion. In addition to its headquarters in Rosslyn, Virginia, NEMA also has offices in Beijing, São Paulo, and Mexico City.