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Penton Media Launches New Title
Aug 26, 2009 (12:08 PM EDT)

CLEVELAND, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Penton Media, Inc. today announced the launch of Energy Efficiency & Technology and HASH(0x885560) , a new media resource designed to serve engineers seeking to boost energy efficiency in products and processes to bring clean, reliable, and affordable energy technologies to the marketplace.

Energy Efficiency & Technology and HASH(0x885740) helps energy- efficiency engineers develop and employ state-of-the-art energy systems and practices by providing a forum for the exchange of information among those involved in energy conversion and efficiency. Emphasis is on technical content and the technical aspects of the design, manufacture, and application of devices, circuits, and systems related to technology for energy conversion and efficiency. Content includes technical articles written by practicing professionals and edited by engineers, overviews describing the latest developments in industry, tutorials that cover wide-ranging energy efficiency topics, and a showcase of new technologies and products.

On August 20th, the debut issue of magazine reached 25,000 engineers involved in the design, selection, specification, and purchase of products and systems whose goal it is to increase energy efficiency. "We are in the right place at the right time. In our first issue, our writers were on top of topical subjects that ranged from the wind turbine supply chain to new developments in LEDs," says Editor Leland Teschler.

Penton Media Vice President Joe Fristik comments, "the success of our first issue demonstrates the need for increased educational information and exposure in this area. We are excited to bring the in-depth, quality content Penton is known for into this evolving market."

The inaugural issue can be viewed digitally at HASH(0x885ba0)

The web site can be viewed at HASH(0x885de0) .

As a leading, independent, business-to-business media company, Penton knows business and how to create and disseminate the vital content that moves markets. Penton serves the information needs of more than six million business professionals every month in industries ranging from Agriculture and Aviation to Electronics, Natural Products, and Information Technology. With the majority of the company's properties ranked the #1 or #2 information source for their respective industries, Penton is where professionals turn to gain the critical insight, expert analysis, and relevant connections needed to compete and succeed. Headquartered in New York City, the privately held company is owned by MidOcean Partners and U.S. Equity Partners II, an investment fund sponsored by Wasserstein & Co., LP, and its co-investors. For additional information on the company and its businesses, visit HASH(0x8860b0) .

CONTACT: Bethany Weaver, Corporate Communications Penton Media, Inc. Phone: (216) 931-9551 Email:

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