SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

January 30, 2008 05:23 ET

South Africa's Power Outages Attracting Independent Solutions, an Industrial Info News Alert

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwire - January 30, 2008) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- As South Africa's government and industry leaders meet to hammer out moves to control the impact of power outages on the country's production systems, top global executives are traveling to Johannesburg to seize opportunities out of the power crisis. Among them is General Electric (NYSE:GE) CEO Jeff Immelt, who said GE can help to address the country's infrastructure problems. There were no surprises when he focused on GE's industrial turbines and mentioned a range of bio-friendly projects the company is working on in the country.

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