HPBA and manufacturers, including Rasmussen, continue to engage the Department of Energy (DOE) as well as other “interest groups”, such as National Resource Defense Council (NRDC) and American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) to bring sense to the energy conservation rules that affect decorative gas fireplaces enacted by DOE last year.

HPBA filed a lawsuit to protect our rights, but is trying to negotiate a solution rather than litigate. Much of our industry's efforts have been under the umbrella of Privileged Attorney-Client communications, but rest assured that the industry is trying to find an solution amenable to our industry. Another meeting between HPBA, DOE, NRDC and ACEEE will take place in mid-March. Stay tuned …

December 2010 Newsletter

  December 2010 Holiday Greetings   We at Rasmussen wish for you and your loved ones a very warm and joyous Christmas. We hope that you can take a few moments away from the hustle of the season to appreciate all that we have in this great country. We ask...

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September 2010 Newsletter

September 2010 - Welcome to our Monthly Newsletter by Rett Rasmussen, VP In this monthly newsletter we will provide you with timely news and knowledge to help your business succeed. Below you will find this month's current content. Because we want this as a valuable...

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August 2010 Newsletter

August 2010 - Welcome to our Monthly Newsletter by Rett Rasmussen, VP In this monthly newsletter we will provide you with timely news and knowledge to help your business succeed. Below you will find this month's current content. Because we want this as a valuable...

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July 2010 Newsletter

July 2010 - Welcome to our Monthly Newsletter by Rett Rasmussen, VP In this monthly newsletter we will provide you with timely news and knowledge to help your business succeed. Below you will find this month's current content. Because we want this as a valuable...

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May 2010 Newsletter

May 2010 - Welcome to our Monthly Newsletter by Rett Rasmussen, VP In this monthly newsletter we will provide you with timely news and knowledge to help your business succeed. Below you will find this month's current content. Because we want this as a valuable...

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