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THIS IS LANE BEATTIE, PRESIDENT OF THE SALT LAKE CHAMBER, WITH YOUR METRO BUSINESS REPORT

Johnson Controls will be testing the potential power of the wind to generate electricity at the Utah State Prison. A 166-foot meteorological tower is being installed to measure whether the wind speed averages over 13 miles per hour. If so, they will install a wind turbine to offset energy use at the prison.

Don’t forget to check out the Gingerbread House Festival at Thanksgiving Point through the 29th (closed on Thanksgiving). For more information, go to www.gingerbreadhousefoundation.com.

The LoveSac Corporation was recently named as one of the 15 Top “Emerging Elite” Companies of 2003. The honor was announced at the Mountain West Utah Top 100 ceremonies. LoveSacs are large bean-bag-like furniture that are filled with soft shredded sponge foam.

The next Business After Hours networking event is on Thursday, December 11th at 5 pm at the Hotel Monaco. With its early Deco, French-inspired architecture and sensually rich décor- the boutique Hotel Monaco is perfect for food, prizes, and business building networking. To register call the Chamber at 328-5050 or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org.

THIS IS LANE BEATTIE FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.

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