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As consumers and businesses focus on energy savings for the long term, the market for high-efficiency lighting in the U.S. will continue to expand at 10% annually through 2017.

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LED lighting is a hot topic for car dealerships. Increases in sales and productivity follow LED upgrades. And energy savings add up quickly.

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A report shows residential structures with home energy management (HEM) systems will reach 87 million in 2022, up from 4 million in 2013.

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In April, two engineer researchers found a way to crash the software that monitors power substations, exposing risk to national electrical infrastructure.

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July 1975: Dean Ferguson, Corporate Controller and Dave Bye, Data Processing Manager, install an IBM System 3 mainframe computer in the Fargo, North Dakota, branch. Employees share the computer one person at a time. #bsetimeline  
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October 1978: A branch in Minot, North Dakota, opens to serve Northwestern North Dakota and Montana as the growing coal and oil industries increase the need for electrical products. #bsetimeline  
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Increasingly, electrical components are being faked to make a quick profit. However, there are methods to overcome the challenge of counterfeit components.
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January 1969: The company sells the water works division that still operated as Thompson-Stolee Company. This change turns the focus entirely to wholesale electrical distribution, which is still the primary focus today. #bsetimeline  

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October 1966: As technology improves, the Board of Directors decides a computer system would innovate operations with better inventory control, payroll, billing, payable and cash receipts. Border States Electric Supply invests in a computer language home study course to kick off the project. #bsetimeline  

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1966: C.R. Krenik Sales, Inc. congratulates Border States Electric Supply on the new building in Fargo. #bsetimeline  
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