May/June 2008 | Trade and Industry Development

May/June 2008


Trade & Industry Development Magazine

Site Location – Small or Large
Summer is just around the corner – this is usually a peak season for selling/buying a home. Think back to when you bought your last home. What was the first thing you did? Did you make a “must have” list? You know, that list of those things your new home “must have” – four bedrooms, two-car garage, large yard, in good school district, etc. The list may have been long, but chances are, at the top were size, location and amenities.
Site selection when buying a home is a very similar process to that of locating (or relocating) a business or industry – small or large. Whether that business is in the automotive industry, the aerospace industry, or the fuel cell industry, there are definite site selection parameters to be considered.
Read this issue to get important information concerning site selection for these industries, as well as learning what the USFCC, SAE and AIA are doing to help promote these industries. Also read what Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky and Ohio are doing to influence your next site location decision.

In this issue

Site Selection for the Fuel Cell Industry

BY: Justin Sabrsula

Fuel cell technologies, once the hottest and most-hyped sector of the renewable energy technology market, have finally begun to show promise as commercialized products. Fuel cell technologies are benefiting from years of continued commercialization research, as well as several emerging trends affecting the power, consumer electronics and transportation markets. more....