EXCLUSIVE: Immelt's Departure will NOT Affect Decision to Sell GE Lighting

EXCLUSIVE:  Must Credit EdisonReport.  For those hoping that a new CEO might reverse the decision to sell the Lighting Business, we have bad news.  

EdisonReport has learned that the decision by GE's Chairman and CEO, Jeff Immelt to resign will not affect last week's announcement that GE will continue to selling its Lighting business.

An executive at GE Lighting told EdisonReport this morning Immelt's decision, "....will not impact our day-to-day work or the announcement last week."