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5 Days Until NECA 2022 Austin Begins

Oct 10, 2022

Industry News

Duke Energy ups 10-year capital spending plan to $145B to modernize grid, move to zero-carbon generation

Duke Energy;s capital investment and energy transition plans call for $145 billion in spending over the next decade, with costs up by $10 billion over the company's previous ten year plan, according to an announcement released Tuesday.

Construction's Jobless Rate Nears 'All-Time Low' With 19K Jobs Gain

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics again reported stronger-than-expected jobs growth, with its Oct. 7 report showing that the U.S. economy added 263,000 jobs during September. With that figure slightly beating analyst expectations, stock markets were down on the fear the numbers may spur future interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve.


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Deadline Extended to Apply

Deadline Extended to Apply - EMI

You have have until October 17 to apply for NECA's Executive Management Institute! This is an intensive, three and-a-half day learning experience designed to enhance the leadership skills of current and up-and-coming executives and managers. This program provides state-of-the-art management concepts and analytical tools that build on existing knowledge of electrical contracting businesses. Register Now


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NECA Safety Leadership Summit

The NECA Safety Leadership Summit is a unique conference for expanding leadership skills to persons responsible for safety throughout the electrical industry, in addition to providing an avenue to create new safety leaders within an organization. NECA SLS will take place on November 14-16 in Louisville, KY. More Information


OSHA Hurricane Recovery Operation Resources
OSHA Hurricane Recovery Operation Resources

Due to the catastrophic impacts of Hurricane Ian, many workers are and will be affected with on-going cleanup and recovery efforts. OSHA has an Emergency Preparedness and Response webpage that provides information to protect workers responding to hurricanes and floods. View Resources

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This week NECA's General Counsel, Jef Fagan, put out a new Legal Alert on the matter of New York's Arbitration Ban. Also, don't forget to check out our most recent Guest Column from Eric J. Conn & Kathryn M. McMahon of Conn Maciel Cary LLP.



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