U.S. Labor Secretary Making Richmond Visit

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis is making a visit to Richmond.

Officials say Solis is scheduled to visit the Alstom Power manufacturing facility on Friday to highlight growth in the manufacturing of clean, green energy technologies.

The 180,000-square-foot facility repairs power generation equipment to make it more energy efficient. It employs more than 450 people.

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