International Rectifier Wins California’s Flex Your Power Energy Efficiency Award
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — December 2005 -- International Rectifier, IR® (NYSE: IRF), a world leader in power management technology, announced today that it has won a 2005 Flex Your Power Award from California’s Efficiency Partnership.
From hundreds of candidates, International Rectifier was among 35 organizations recognized for outstanding achievements in energy efficiency. IR won in the Innovative Products and Services category for its development of advanced power management technologies driving energy efficiency in a host of everyday products from appliances to automobiles. The company’s variable speed Motor Control platform for appliances and its control ICs for energy-efficient lighting are but a few examples.
International Rectifier’s CEO Alex Lidow said, “The more efficiently we use our energy, the better we all can live. International Rectifier is proud to be a part of the global mission to save energy and to deliver the tools to make it happen.”
This year’s panel of judges included representatives from the California Business Roundtable, California Energy Commission, California Urban Water Conservation Council, Energy Foundation, National Resources Defense Council, California Public Utilities Commission, Sacramento Municipal Utility District, Building Owners and Managers Association and Southern California Edison.
For more information on the award, go to http://www.fypower.org