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Market Trends Converge to Drive Sales of Affordable Wi-Fi-Enabled Thermostats

By Del Williams Demand for Wi-Fi-enabled thermostats is skyrocketing as consumers seek out the convenience of controlling home or office temperatures through their smart phones or tablets. This trend is being further fueled by the heavy marketing of sleek new models like the Nest thermostat that are now offered through electronics retailers. However, HVAC contractors […]

Stanley Door Locksets Recalled Due to Risk of Entrapment

Door Locksets Recalled Due to Risk of Entrapment in an Emergency; Manufactured by Stanley Security Solutions Taiwan A recall (Recall No. 17-038) was initiated late last year for Stanley door locksets. The latches can fail, causing doors to remain locked from the inside, posing an entrapment risk in case of an emergency.  This recall involves […]

Rep. Rita: Energy Legislation Creates Brighter Future for Illinois

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — New legislation approved in Springfield last month will make important investments in Illinois’ economy and the future of how energy reaches its consumers, state Rep. Bob Rita said. Rita, D-Blue Island, is the lead sponsor of Senate Bill 2814, also known as the Future Energy Jobs Bill. The bill was recently approved […]

Midwest Fuel Injection Completes ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 Certification

BOLINGBROOK, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Midwest Fuel Injection of Bolingbrook, Ill., a supplier and remanufacturer of diesel fuel injection components, announced today they have successfully completed both the ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certification and upgrade audits, becoming among the first businesses in the country to successfully implement the rigorous standards of the latest versions. […]

Dakota Access Pipeline Court Battle to Linger into New Year

By Blake Nicholson BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal court battle over whether the developer of the Dakota Access oil pipeline can finish the $3.8 billion project will linger at least into the first couple months of the new year. Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners last month asked U.S. District Judge James Boasberg to declare it […]