TITLE

CASHING IN ON THE ARRA

AUTHOR(S)
Lucy, Jim
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Electrical Wholesaling;Dec2009, Vol. 90 Issue 12, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the federal entities that will be funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 which was signed by President Barack Obama on February 17 in the U.S. It highlights the provisions of the legislation which focused in providing financial assistance to sustainable and energy conservation projects. The government entities that will benefit from the funds include General Services Administration, the Department of Defense and the Department of Energy.
ACCESSION #
47381849

 

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