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July 4th, 2010

Energy State of Mind

Abstract:
International and out-of-state companies focused on clean energy are investing heavily in the Albany, New York, area, fueling a sector that has attracted more than $400 million.

Companies from Spain, Belgium, and Scotland have announced plans over the past two weeks to expand their presence in New York State's capital region by investing in research, manufacturing, engineering, and sales staffs.

"We weren't aware of what was here five years ago when we identified nanotechnology as a growth area that could help many of our products," said Gautam Thapar, chairman and CEO of Avantha Group, the India-based parent company of CG Power.

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