U.S. – Mid Atlantic Archives

Alternative Energy In South Louisiana | New NFR BioEnergy Biorefineries

Sugarcane bagasse.

Project includes 450 new direct jobs at plants that convert sugar cane biomass to energy pellets.


Safe + Smart Cities | Pilot Project Launched

Trabant Center in Newark, DE.

Coalition will create a blueprint for improving cities’ resiliency and efficiency; Newark, DE is the first of two pilot projects.


New York State Adds NYU Incubators As START-UP NY Development Zones

NYU Polytechnic Institute (Photo: http://engineering.nyu.edu/).

The economic assistance is also expected to attract larger companies from around the globe to move to New York to tap into groundbreaking NYU research as well as the City’s infrastructure, amenities, and other assets.



Valeant Pharmaceuticals Expands Bausch + Lomb Facility In Rochester, NY

Valeant owns Bausch + Lomb, maker of the new ULTRA lens.

The ribbon cutting ceremony recognized the expansion and installation of the company’s new manufacturing lines and its solar array, which is currently under construction.




Feature Story: Public-Private Partnerships – An Alliance For Progress That Works

RiverBend

More states are forming public-private partnerships to leverage the expertise of leading businesses in luring new projects.


Low-Interest Loans Support Manufacturing Growth In Pennsylvania

Gov. Corbett

At its recent meetings, PIDA approved nearly $15.1 million in low-interest loans for 12 projects in Berks, Bucks, Lehigh, Mercer, Mifflin, Northampton and Westmoreland counties that are projected to create 229 new jobs and retain 664 jobs.


Emmi Roth USA Expanding Upstate New York Operations

siggis

To encourage the company to proceed with its expansion in Penn Yan and build on the industry’s growth in the State, Empire State Development (ESD) will provide performance-based Excelsior Jobs Program tax credits.