Monthly Archives: May 2008


Happy “World Trade Week”…

I must admit to not having known that the U.S. Government officially salutes such a thing, ironically first proclaimed by FDR in 1933 during the depths of Depression-era mangled international commerce. For more on the May 19-23 festivities see: http://trade.gov/press/publications/newsletters/ita_0408/world-trade-week_0408.asp



Hurricane Season!

Hurricane season in the Atlantic starts this coming Sunday — a span of year that often proves as busy for electric utilities (and electrical equipment) as it does for weathermen. Government forecasters are predicting a more active-than-usual hurricane season, with


Did You Know?…

Did you know that May, in addition to being Electrical Safety Month, is World Trade Month? And today is actually the final day of World Trade Week? This morning, in honor of the occasion, President Bush reminded us of some very clear concepts,