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President Obama to deliver keynote address at National Clean Energy Summit 8.0: Powering Progress

| Renewable Energy

President Obama will be the keynote speaker at the National Clean Energy Summit 8.0: Powering Progress in Las Vegas on Aug. 24. Continue reading

Jervis B. Webb announces AGC training program

| Energy Efficiency

Jervis B. Webb Co., Farmington Hills, Mich., a subsidiary of Daifuku North America Holding Company, has announced a new training program to teach customers how to maintain and modify their Smartcards automatic guided cart (AGC) systems without outside assistance. Continue reading

Dr. Condoleezza Rice to speak at WEEC

| Energy Efficiency

The World Energy Engineering Congress will take place in Orlando, Fla., Sept. 30 – Oct. 2. Dr. Condoleezza Rice will be the events Opening Session speaker. Continue reading

Geothermal energy event to take place in Las Vegas

| Renewable Energy

The 2015 Geothermal Energy Expo will be held Sept. 20-23 in Reno, Nev. Continue reading

Plant Application: Production-oriented carts improve material handling efficiency

| Materials

A major automotive powertrain component supplier was looking to improve handling of its precision components and to maintain its lean manufacturing and 5S initiatives. It worked with Creform Corp., Greer, S.C., which analyzed the situation and reviewed the manufacturer’s initial prototype design.

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