Denali Intelligence T&D Market Index - 2A2008
Led by soaring energy and steel prices, the Denali Intelligence T&D Market Index once again showed strong movement, with a 5.1% increase for the 2nd quarter of 2008.
• The U.S. domestic economy is caught in a crosswind: increasing recessionary pressures remain in place, but higher energy and raw material costs create an inflationary bias. These factors will act together to continue the slowing of the general economy.
H-E-B and Wind Energy Corporation (Wind Energy) celebrated the successful installation of a state-of-the-art vertical axis wind turbine at the H-E-B retail support center in Weslaco, Texas, marking a historic milestone in accessible, renewable energy. The turbine, which is installed adjacent to the facility, is now functional, generating electricity, and operating at speeds as low as four miles per hour.