Industry partnerships play a critical role in moving products from the lab to the marketplace. CLTC partners with a variety of component, lamp, fixture, and controls manufacturers, as well as with California’s public campuses, utilities and state agencies, in fulfilling its mission to bring innovative, energy-saving products and practices into widespread use.
Today, Wal-Mart is a global company with more than 1.8 million associates worldwide and nearly 6,500 stores and wholesale clubs across 14 countries. Wal-Mart had become a textbook example of managing rapid growth without losing sight of a company's basic values. In Wal-Mart's case, the basic value was, and is, customer service.
Founded in 1984 by brothers Jerry and Steve Mix in Santa Clara, California, WattStopper reflected their convictions about the importance of providing energy efficient, convenient, and accessible controls for the work environment. In developing these beliefs, Watt Stopper’s team introduced a new, innovative occupancy sensor product line.