Entries by Admin

Scotland Archipelago Recognized as Dark Sky Community

Sanger croft house, North Ronaldsay, Orkney, with a backdrop of Merry Dancers (Aurora Borealis). Photo by Peter Donnelly. ORKNEY, Scotland — North Ronaldsay of the Orkney Archipelago has been recognized as a Dark Sky Island and an International Dark Sky Community by the International Dark-Sky Association (IDA). The island, far from sources of light pollution, […]

Current Partners With DeFazio Industries in Virginia

CLEVELAND — GE Current, a Daintree company has announced that its newest agent, DeFazio Industries, will be carrying its legacy lamp and ballasts portfolios, with an additional focus on LED technology. Founded in 2016, DeFazio Industries has become one of the fastest-growing representation firms in the mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions. As a NEMRA rep, DeFazio’s focus […]

NAILD’s Lighting News Brief 9/20/2021

NAILD has gathered all the news you may have missed in the lighting world for the past week. Take a look at their news brief below… The Lighting Industry News Brief is a news commentary series from Scott Wachter, Producer of Get a Grip on Lighting offering thoughts and opinions on the week’s events and […]

5 Things to Know Today

Here are the top stories from the Associated Press for Monday, September 20. 1. PFIZER REPORTS VACCINE WORKS FOR CHILDREN Pfizer says its tests prove it is effective and will ask for FDA approval. 2. SHOOTING AT RUSSIAN UNIVERSITY LEAVE 8 DEAD At least 28 others are hurt before Russian police captured the suspect. 3. […]

Small Agency, Big Job: Biden Tasks OSHA With Vaccine Mandate

The president directed OSHA to write a rule requiring employers with at least 100 workers to force employees to get vaccinated or produce weekly test results showing they are virus free.

Amazon Eyes 125K More Hires, $18+ Per Hour Average Salary

Amazon’s starting pay is still $15 per hour, but with labor markets growing tight, the company said new hires could make as much as $22.50 an hour.

DOE Announces $16M to Support Pathways to Clean Energy

The new initiative aids environmental justice and fossil fuel communities in developing plans for sustained economic empowerment and improved local environments.

2021 30 Under 35 Profile: Kenneth Davis

Kenneth Davis is a 26-year-old Account Manager for Irby Electric. Kenneth was the first of his peers to receive a full-time position during his time as a Sonepar sales and operations trainee.

Copper Price Jumps 20 Cents A Pound… And Then Comes Back Again

This week we saw a number of peaks and valley to go along with some market manipulation.

Siemens Appoints New Head of Global Communications

She is currently head of global communications for Siemens Smart Infrastructure.