Clifton Park, N.Y., Friday, June 17, 2016 – ETO Planet (Energy Technology Optimization) announced today that Control Associates, a division of ETO Planet, is now an authorized ABB “full line” distributor in eastern New York State, western Vermont and western New Hampshire. Control Associates is an authorized reseller of ABB product lines including Baldor motors, variable speed drives, automation and controls, and the complete line of 200,000 Thomas and Betts electrical products. ETO Planet and Control Associates are now able to supply customers with even more premium product options to reduce operating costs and environmental impact.
“We are thrilled that ABB has selected Control Associates as an approved reseller of automation and control components, drives, motors and electrical products,” said William Pels, Vice President of ETO Planet. “ABB is ETO Planet’s newest manufacturing affiliate, and the ABB product lines allow our partners and clients to bring added value and options to their system enhancement projects.”
ETO Planet is a newly formed enterprise designed to bring together expertise from leading energy technology optimization providers, including: Sofame Technologies a firm that offers energy efficient direct contact heat recovery and water-heating equipment and expertise; Steam Plant Systems, Inc., an engineering and design firm specializing in boilers, heat recovery, controls and automation; CHX Systems a manufacturer for unique corrosion resistant condensing heat exchangers; and Control Associates, an automation and controls distributor for over 30 manufacturers.
By offering turn-key engineered solutions and upgrades, ETO Planet enhances boiler room and power plant bottom lines as well as environmental performance. ABB is one of the many manufacturers that Control Associates and ETO Planet represent.