How much is automation going to matter to the recovery from this economic meltdown? We know the answer, and it is, "we matter plenty."
It appears that the US Administration also knows the answer. Yesterday, Vice President Biden and Secretary of Commerce (and former Washington State Governor) Gary Locke, toured the ABB transformer plant in Jefferson City, Mo., and made some important announcements about automation and the Smart Grid.
Here's the press release that ABB sent out this morning:
From 'Sound Off! Editors' Blog'