Electrical Wholesaling Magazine http://ewweb.com/rss.xml en SolarCity to resume plans for installation of battery storage systems for power produced by rooftop PV systems in Golden State http://ewweb.com/solar/solarcity-resume-plans-installation-battery-storage-systems-power-produced-rooftop-pv-systems- <div class="node-body article-body">In a win for SolarCity Corp., a growing provider of rooftop photovoltaic systems, the California Public Utility Commission said the state’s utilities can no longer impose “charges including connection fees of as much as $800,” according to this Bloomberg report.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/solar/solarcity-resume-plans-installation-battery-storage-systems-power-produced-rooftop-pv-systems-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/solar/solarcity-resume-plans-installation-battery-storage-systems-power-produced-rooftop-pv-systems-#comments Solar Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:50:00 +0000 15841 at http://ewweb.com Image provided by SolarCity Grainger increases use of Google Adwords to lead customers to www.grainger.com http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/grainger-increases-use-google-adwords-lead-customers-wwwgraingercom <div class="node-body article-body">Grainger is utilizing Google Adwords’ Dynamic Search Ads and Remarketing Lists for Search Ads to pump up hits on <a href="http://www.grainger.com" title="www.grainger.com">www.grainger.com</a> when customers use Google to search for products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/grainger-increases-use-google-adwords-lead-customers-wwwgraingercom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/grainger-increases-use-google-adwords-lead-customers-wwwgraingercom#comments Bulletin Board Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:20:00 +0000 15831 at http://ewweb.com Distributed Generation: Potential game changer for electrical distribution http://ewweb.com/solar/distributed-generation-potential-game-changer-electrical-distribution <div class="field-deck"> A groundswell is forming around distributed generation and the prospects for small-scale power. Electrical distributors who get ahead of the curve stand to win a big new market opportunity. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Imagine being able to sell and support not just the components of a building’s electrical systems from the meter inward, but the whole chain from generation to load. If not for you, then for the next generation of electrical distribution leaders, this will almost certainly be part of their reality. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/solar/distributed-generation-potential-game-changer-electrical-distribution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/solar/distributed-generation-potential-game-changer-electrical-distribution#comments Solar Gold Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:53:00 +0000 15821 at http://ewweb.com Merger and Acquisition Update: An electrical industry dealmaker's insights http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/merger-and-acquisition-update-electrical-industry-dealmakers-insights <div class="field-deck"> Burke Burkhardt, senior managing director, HT Capital Advisors, New York, offers an insider’s perspective on the state of distributor merger and acquisition activity in the electrical market. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">HT Capital Advisors is an investment banking firms with a major focus on the electrical wholesaling industry, and over the years it has represented the owners of many electrical distributors in mergers and acquisitions. As an executive on the HT Capital Advisors team who has worked on many of these acquisitions, we thought Burke Burkhardt could give us a good idea of what’s happening with mergers and acquisitions in the electrical market. He offered his insight in the following Q&A.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/merger-and-acquisition-update-electrical-industry-dealmakers-insights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/merger-and-acquisition-update-electrical-industry-dealmakers-insights#comments Management Mergers & Acquisitions Gold Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:42:00 +0000 15811 at http://ewweb.com Cicoil Loads Millions of Cable Designs on its Flat Cable Configurator http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/cicoil-loads-millions-cable-designs-its-flat-cable-configurator <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Cicoil, Valencia, Calif., maker of flat cables and assemblies, announced its newly expanded online &ldquo;Drag &amp; Drop&rdquo; Flat Cable Configurator.&nbsp; An entire section of the website is dedicated to this new web application, which allows a user to easily design a custom cable in just minutes.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/cicoil-loads-millions-cable-designs-its-flat-cable-configurator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/cicoil-loads-millions-cable-designs-its-flat-cable-configurator#comments Bulletin Board Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:37:00 +0000 15801 at http://ewweb.com The Art & Science of Sales Forecasting in the Electrical Market http://ewweb.com/commentary/art-science-sales-forecasting-electrical-market <div class="field-deck"> When sizing up a sales opportunity for your company, is what customers buy or what you sell more important? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The supply of electrical products is not an end in itself. But that&rsquo;s the conventional way we size this industry, or in fact any industry &mdash; in terms of sales or revenues. But is this really the best metric?</p> <p>That depends on what you are trying to measure. At the most aggregate level, supply equals demand &mdash; what distributors sell is what customers buy. (For 2013 it&rsquo;s about $90 billion). We are talking about distributors as the supply side to the end market customer, not talking about the manufacturer as the supplier.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/commentary/art-science-sales-forecasting-electrical-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/commentary/art-science-sales-forecasting-electrical-market#comments Commentary Silver Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:17:00 +0000 15791 at http://ewweb.com Herm Isenstein, DISC Corp Building Your Own Personal Brand: Integrity in the electrical industry http://ewweb.com/commentary/building-your-own-personal-brand-integrity-electrical-industry <div class="field-deck"> You have to be a team player to survive in the electrical business, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t still look out for Number One. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>I recently gave a presentation to a group of business journalists in the Kansas City area about the career skills they need to survive in the business publishing world. I guess they figured that since I have managed to stick around for more than 30 years with Electrical Wholesaling, I might know a thing or two about dancing between the raindrops without getting wet.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/commentary/building-your-own-personal-brand-integrity-electrical-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/commentary/building-your-own-personal-brand-integrity-electrical-industry#comments Management Commentary Gold Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:13:00 +0000 15781 at http://ewweb.com Jim Lucy, Chief Editor Meet & Greet: Electrical Wholesaling's People On the Move http://ewweb.com/people/meet-greet-electrical-wholesalings-people-move <div class="node-body gallery-body"> Jack Carlson, executive V.P. and president, North American Business, Southwire, was named chairman of the Industry Data Exchange Association (IDEA). Alex Orr was named V.P. of sales for induction lighting manufacturer Everlast Lighting. Michael DeVoney is now president of Turtle & Hughes Integrated Supply (THIS). David Delgado is now manager of lighting application and certification at MaxLite. Stu Thorne, CEO of Southwire, was named the Copper Club’s Copper Man of the Year and the 2014 recipient of the club’s coveted Ankh Award.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/meet-greet-electrical-wholesalings-people-move" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/meet-greet-electrical-wholesalings-people-move#comments People Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:11:00 +0000 14141 at http://ewweb.com The Copper Conundrum: Crazy price swings continue to vex wire companies and analysts http://ewweb.com/materials-pricing/copper-conundrum-crazy-price-swings-continue-vex-wire-companies-and-analysts <div class="field-deck"> Follow any thin strand of copper wire and it will take you to a world of high finance with folks trying to game volatile prices, copper thieves risking electrocution for a couple of pounds of red metal and a whole lot of confusion over why prices are so crazy right now. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Many people won't bend over to pick up a penny in the street. But when the price of copper moves up or down by a penny, it catches the attention of an awful lot of folks in the electrical wholesaling industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/materials-pricing/copper-conundrum-crazy-price-swings-continue-vex-wire-companies-and-analysts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/materials-pricing/copper-conundrum-crazy-price-swings-continue-vex-wire-companies-and-analysts#comments Materials Pricing Gold Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:07:00 +0000 15771 at http://ewweb.com Schaedler YESCO move branch from Falls Creek to Dubois, Pa. http://ewweb.com/news-watch/schaedler-yesco-move-branch-falls-creek-dubois-pa <div class="node-body article-body">Schaedler Yesco Distribution Inc. (SYD), Harrisburg, Pa., plans to relocate its Falls Creek branch to a larger facility to accommodate growth and future expansion plans. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/schaedler-yesco-move-branch-falls-creek-dubois-pa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/schaedler-yesco-move-branch-falls-creek-dubois-pa#comments News Watch Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:03:00 +0000 15761 at http://ewweb.com Harris Electric Supply and UtiliCor now operating as Border States Electric in Tennessee http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/harris-electric-supply-and-utilicor-now-operating-border-states-electric-tennes <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Border States Electric branches in Tennessee have operated until recently under the trade names Harris Electric Supply and UtiliCor. April 1, all Harris Electric Supply and UtiliCor branches changed their name to Border States Electric. Additionally, the Nashville UtiliCor branch relocated to the Harris Electric Supply (Wedgewood) facility in February.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/harris-electric-supply-and-utilicor-now-operating-border-states-electric-tennes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/harris-electric-supply-and-utilicor-now-operating-border-states-electric-tennes#comments Bulletin Board Mergers & Acquisitions Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:52:00 +0000 15751 at http://ewweb.com Thiel wins Crescent's Titus B. Schmid Founders of Excellence Award for sales of GE Lighting products http://ewweb.com/lighting/thiel-wins-crescents-titus-b-schmid-founders-excellence-award-sales-ge-lighting-products <div class="node-body article-body">Steve Thiel, an account manager at Crescent Electric Supply’s distribution facility in Madison, Wis., has won the 2013 Titus B. Schmid Founders Award of Excellence Award, given to salespeople for outstanding sales performance of GE Lighting products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/thiel-wins-crescents-titus-b-schmid-founders-excellence-award-sales-ge-lighting-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/thiel-wins-crescents-titus-b-schmid-founders-excellence-award-sales-ge-lighting-products#comments Bulletin Board Lighting Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:35:00 +0000 15741 at http://ewweb.com Steve Thiel (right), an account manager at Crescent Electric’s distribution facility in Madison, Wis., receives the Titus B. Schmid Award from Dick Schmid, senior V.P., industry relations. FSG relights Lincoln Tunnel with 2,400 LED fixtures http://ewweb.com/lighting/fsg-relights-lincoln-tunnel-2400-led-fixtures <div class="node-body video-body">Check out FSG Northeast's lighting retrofit of the Lincoln Tunnel. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/fsg-relights-lincoln-tunnel-2400-led-fixtures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/fsg-relights-lincoln-tunnel-2400-led-fixtures#comments Lighting Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:08:00 +0000 15731 at http://ewweb.com NAED Annual Conference http://ewweb.com/naed-annual-conference-0 <div class="node-body event-body"></div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">San Francisco Marriott Marquis</span> <div class="street-address"> 780 Mission St </div> <span class="locality">San Francisco</span>, <span class="region">CA</span> <span class="postal-code">94103</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=780+Mission+St%2C+San+Francisco%2C+CA%2C+94103%2C+us">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p align="left">This year&#39;s NAED Annual Conference will be held in San Francisco.</p> <p align="left">&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://ewweb.com/naed-annual-conference-0#comments Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:23:00 +0000 15721 at http://ewweb.com Upper Midwest Electrical Expo http://ewweb.com/upper-midwest-electrical-expo <div class="node-body event-body">The Upper Midwest Electrical Expo being held April 16-17 is quite possibly the largest regional electrical show in the country.</div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Minneapolis Convention Center</span> <div class="street-address"> 1301 S 2nd Ave. </div> <span class="locality">Minneapolis</span>, <span class="region">MN</span> <span class="postal-code">55403</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=1301+S+2nd+Ave.%2C+Minneapolis%2C+MN%2C+55403%2C+us">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/upper-midwest-electrical-expo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/upper-midwest-electrical-expo#comments Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:17:00 +0000 15711 at http://ewweb.com Breaking News: Halsey Cook named president of Sonepar USA http://ewweb.com/people/breaking-news-halsey-cook-named-president-sonepar-usa <div class="node-body article-body">Halsey Cook will be joining the Sonepar North America senior management team as the president of Sonepar USA effective April 21. Cook will have complete responsibility for all aspects of the U.S. business unit. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/breaking-news-halsey-cook-named-president-sonepar-usa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/breaking-news-halsey-cook-named-president-sonepar-usa#comments People Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:06:00 +0000 15701 at http://ewweb.com Bill Attardi launches EnergyWatchNews.com http://ewweb.com/lighting/bill-attardi-launches-energywatchnewscom <div class="node-body article-body">After 20 years of distributing his EnergyWatchBlog to an audience encompassing thousands, longtime electrical industry insider Bill Attardi has launched a new website, <a href="http://www.EnergyWatchNews.com" title="www.EnergyWatchNews.com">www.EnergyWatchNews.com</a>.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/bill-attardi-launches-energywatchnewscom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/bill-attardi-launches-energywatchnewscom#comments Lighting Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:40:00 +0000 15691 at http://ewweb.com Who's Hiring in the Electrical Market the Week of April 14? http://ewweb.com/news/whos-hiring-electrical-market-week-april-14 <div class="node-body article-body">ABB Eaton, Emerson, Molex and Siemens are the electrical manufacturers with the most jobs posted on EW's LinkedIn site this week, while Anixter, Kaman Industrial Technologies and WESCO have more jobs posted there than other distributors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news/whos-hiring-electrical-market-week-april-14" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news/whos-hiring-electrical-market-week-april-14#comments News Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:04:00 +0000 15681 at http://ewweb.com Baton Rouge, La., joins Midland and Odessa, Texas, as nation’s hottest housing markets according to new NAHB Index http://ewweb.com/economic-indicators/baton-rouge-la-joins-midland-and-odessa-texas-nation-s-hottest-housing-markets-a <div class="node-body article-body">Of the approximately 350 metro markets nationwide, 59 returned to or exceeded their last normal levels of economic and housing activity, according to the National Association of Home Builders/First American Leading Markets Index (LMI), released this week. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/economic-indicators/baton-rouge-la-joins-midland-and-odessa-texas-nation-s-hottest-housing-markets-a" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/economic-indicators/baton-rouge-la-joins-midland-and-odessa-texas-nation-s-hottest-housing-markets-a#comments Economic Indicators News Watch Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:12:00 +0000 15671 at http://ewweb.com Service Wire announces personnel moves http://ewweb.com/people/service-wire-announces-personnel-moves <div class="node-body article-body">This wire and cable vendor had all sorts of news this week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/service-wire-announces-personnel-moves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/service-wire-announces-personnel-moves#comments People Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:40:00 +0000 15661 at http://ewweb.com Service Wire's Bruce Baldwin Seven NEMA members honored with ENERGY STAR Awards http://ewweb.com/lighting/seven-nema-members-honored-energy-star-awards <div class="node-body article-body">The Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Energy honored seven National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) member companies with the 2014 ENERGY STAR Award.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/seven-nema-members-honored-energy-star-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/seven-nema-members-honored-energy-star-awards#comments Lighting Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:24:00 +0000 15651 at http://ewweb.com Schadler to lead human resources department at Omni Cable http://ewweb.com/people/schadler-lead-human-resources-department-omni-cable <div class="node-body article-body">Jill Schadler is now leading the company’s Human Resource department.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/schadler-lead-human-resources-department-omni-cable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/schadler-lead-human-resources-department-omni-cable#comments People Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:10:00 +0000 15641 at http://ewweb.com Fromm Electric Supply honors 2013 Chairman's Circle recipients http://ewweb.com/people/fromm-electric-supply-honors-2013-chairmans-circle-recipients <div class="node-body article-body">Fromm Electric Supply, Reading, Pa., celebrated the accomplishments of four of its associates by presenting them with its Chairman’s Circle Award, which recognizes employees who demonstrate exceptional leadership and/or performance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/fromm-electric-supply-honors-2013-chairmans-circle-recipients" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/fromm-electric-supply-honors-2013-chairmans-circle-recipients#comments People Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:50:00 +0000 15631 at http://ewweb.com Fromm Electric Supply's 2013 Chairman's Circle: Front row (L-R): Denny Randolph & Jill Klodowski; Back row (L-R): Rich Miller; John Hanna; Michael Fromm, CEO; Lou Fromm, V.P. of business development; Jon Gerhart, V.P. of sales; and Bill Smith. Generac’s mobile showcase hits the road again after 1 million miles of training http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/generac-s-mobile-showcase-hits-road-again-after-1-million-miles-training <div class="node-body article-body">Generac Industrial Power, Waukesha, Wis., briefly brought its demonstration vehicle home late last year to give the 53-foot mobile showcase several updates and new features in support of Generac’s newly expanded product line. The traveling showroom has logged more than a million miles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/generac-s-mobile-showcase-hits-road-again-after-1-million-miles-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/generac-s-mobile-showcase-hits-road-again-after-1-million-miles-training#comments Bulletin Board Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:27:00 +0000 15621 at http://ewweb.com Scatec Solar to deploy 325,000 PV modules in Utah solar park http://ewweb.com/solar/scatec-solar-deploy-325000-pv-modules-utah-solar-park <div class="node-body article-body">Scatec Solar, Parowan, Utah, a global independent solar power producer, will build an 80MW photovoltaic plant in Iron County, Utah. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/solar/scatec-solar-deploy-325000-pv-modules-utah-solar-park" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/solar/scatec-solar-deploy-325000-pv-modules-utah-solar-park#comments Solar Tue, 08 Apr 2014 15:01:00 +0000 15611 at http://ewweb.com In addition to the United States, Scatec Solar is currently developing utility-scale projects in Africa, Asia, and Europe. Blacklight Power says it has developed a new energy source http://ewweb.com/green-market/blacklight-power-says-it-has-developed-new-energy-source <div class="node-body article-body">BlackLight Power Inc., Cranbury, N.J., says it has achieved sustained electricity production from a primary new energy source by using photovoltaic technology to transform brilliant plasma, with power comprising millions of watts of light, directly into electricity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/green-market/blacklight-power-says-it-has-developed-new-energy-source" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/green-market/blacklight-power-says-it-has-developed-new-energy-source#comments Green Market Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:27:00 +0000 15601 at http://ewweb.com Blacklight Power MR16 LED fixtures http://ewweb.com/lighting/mr16-led-fixtures <div class="node-body article-body">Nora Lighting’s most popular MR16 low-voltage track heads are now compatible with MR16 LED or halogen lamps.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/mr16-led-fixtures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/mr16-led-fixtures#comments Lighting Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:21:00 +0000 15591 at http://ewweb.com IDEA appoints Streich manager of wholesale data services http://ewweb.com/people/idea-appoints-streich-manager-wholesale-data-services <div class="node-body article-body">IDEA has appointed Susan Streich as manager, Wholesale Data Services. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/idea-appoints-streich-manager-wholesale-data-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/idea-appoints-streich-manager-wholesale-data-services#comments People Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:06:00 +0000 15581 at http://ewweb.com Drexel University team reprograms LED lighting system into giant Tetris game on Philadelphia skyscraper http://ewweb.com/lighting/drexel-university-team-reprograms-led-lighting-system-giant-tetris-game-philadelphia-skyscr <div class="node-body article-body">This New York Times video on the world’s biggest game of Tetris explores how Frank Lee, director of Drexel University’s Entrepreneurial Game Studio, and his colleagues at the school recently turned Philadelphia’s Cira Centre into a giant monitor by reprogramming the lighting system of 29-story skyscraper.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/drexel-university-team-reprograms-led-lighting-system-giant-tetris-game-philadelphia-skyscr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/drexel-university-team-reprograms-led-lighting-system-giant-tetris-game-philadelphia-skyscr#comments Lighting Mon, 07 Apr 2014 17:46:00 +0000 15571 at http://ewweb.com New_York_Times Chevron Phillips CEO says $6 billion Texas petrochemical plant will require 1,600 miles of cable http://ewweb.com/news-watch/chevron-phillips-ceo-says-6-billion-texas-petrochemical-plant-will-require-1600-miles-cab <div class="node-body article-body">Chevron Philips broke ground on a massive new ethane cracker plant in Baytown, Texas, last week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/chevron-phillips-ceo-says-6-billion-texas-petrochemical-plant-will-require-1600-miles-cab" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/chevron-phillips-ceo-says-6-billion-texas-petrochemical-plant-will-require-1600-miles-cab#comments News Watch Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:27:00 +0000 15561 at http://ewweb.com Chevron Phillips Chemical hosts ceremonial groundbreaking for its U.S. Gulf Coast (USGC) Petrochemicals Project at the Cedar Bayou plant in Baytown, Texas. From left to right: Jay Guerrero, representative from U.S. Senator John Cornyn’s office, Van Long, plant manager of Cedar Bayou plant, Peter Cella, CEO of Chevron Phillips Chemical, Wayne Smith, Texas State representative and Jack Morman, Harris County commissioner.​