2018 Press Releases
November 27New Video: How-to Install Copper Press-Connect Systems
A Simple Installation Method to Create Strong Joints for HVAC Systems
November 27New Video: How-to Install Copper-Iron Alloy Tubes
New video provides installation tips for a new copper alloy rated for HVAC applications
October 23Seeking the Best Copper Architecture Projects in North America
The Copper Development Association and Canadian Copper & Brass Development Association officially open 2019 NACIA Submissions
October 4New Video Highlights How Flint is Solving Its “Water Crisis”
Flint selected copper piping for the city’s lead replacement plan due to its durability and anti-corrosive properties
September 26The Copper Development Association Joins Auto, Utility, Labor & Environment Leaders Unveiling Report Charting Path to Cut Transportation Energy Use in Half
CDA President Thomas S. Passek Serving on National Commission Launching Campaign to Capitalize on New Technologies and Huge Economic Opportunities to Save Energy
June 2215 Copper Buildings Receive Architectural Honors
The North American Copper in Architecture (NACIA) Awards program recognizes the use of copper in building design projects. See who won this year!
June 19CDA’s Energy Expert to Examine Copper’s Pivotal Role in the Energy Revolution at NEMA’s Wire and Cable Industry Forum
Technical advancements are rapidly changing the electrical marketplace and the capabilities of the technologies our society depends upon. To fuel the energy revolution, a reliable, plentiful and efficient power source is needed – copper.
June 15CDA’s Sustainable Energy Director to Chair the Platts Transmission Planning and Development Conference
Zolaikha Strong to highlight Copper’s Role in Grid Technology at Key Industry Event
April 9Copper Industry Sustainable Energy Director to Highlight Copper’s Significance in Renewable Energy Growth and Production at Intersolar North America 2018
The Copper Development Association’s (CDA) Director of Sustainable Energy, Zolaikha Strong, will discuss copper’s impact in the operation of and electrical infrastructure required for renewable energy at Intersolar North America.
February 9How to Avoid Electrical Disasters and Safeguard Critical Data
Data centers house our nation’s most critical information, from hospital records and online sharing, to storing our military’s classified information on a private cloud; but what is the cost when an electrical disaster shuts down a data center?
January 10Copper Industry Sustainable Energy Director Selected to Present on Importance of Electric Grid Efficiency and Resiliency at GLOBALCON 2018
The Copper Development Association’s (CDA) Director of Sustainable Energy, Zolaikha Strong, will discuss how improving the U.S. grid infrastructure is critical to securing the nation’s energy supply and to benefiting the economy at GLOBALCON 2018.