U.S. – Southeast Archives

Massachusetts Tops California As Most Energy Efficient State

ACEEE 2014 Scorecard Map. Posted on:

Top 10 states are MA, CA, RI, OR, VT, CT, NY, WA, MD, and MN; five states most in need of improvement are ND, WY, SD, MS, and AK.

CenturyLink Opens Cloud Development Center In Seattle

Jared Wray, CTO of Cloud for CenturyLink, at the opening of the Cloud Development Center Grand Opening in Bellevue, WA. Posted on:

New home for cloud platform development and innovation adds to year of significant CenturyLink Cloud milestones.

Sigmatex Selects South Carolina For New Manufacturing Facility

Sigmatex Composites Manufacturing. Posted on:

Supplier to the aerospace industry makes initial $12 million investment to establish Orangeburg County operation.

Cover Story: High-Tech Hubs

Samsung has invested more than $13 billion in its semiconductor fabrication complex in Austin. TX. Posted on:

With smart new regional growth strategies and generous federal funding initiatives, high-tech hubs are springing up all over the United States.

Georgia-Pacific Announces Growth Plans For Gurdon, AR Facility

Arkadelphia Regional Economic Development Alliance Chairman Eric Hughes congratulates Georgia-Pacific Plant Manager Ryan Daniels on the plans to invest at the Gurdon, Ark., lumber mill.(L to R) City of Gurdon Mayor Clayton Franklin; Clark County Justice of the Peace (District 10) Sherry Kelley; Arkadelphia Regional Economic Development Alliance Chairman Eric Hughes; Georgia-Pacific Lumber Plant Manager Ryan Daniels; Clark County Judge Ron Daniell; and Arkadelphia Alliance President and CEO Stephen Bell. Posted on:

The company is also evaluating investments totaling approximately $20 million at the nearby Gurdon plywood mill that would increase the facility’s efficiency and capacity.

Embraer Breaks Ground On Facility In Melbourne, FL

Embraer breaks grounds on new Florida facility. Posted on:

Embraer will add 600 new hires to its almost 400 employees in the area in a ramped up mode over a period of four years beginning in 2016.

Business Report: Georgia – Latvian Fiberglass Producer Puts U.S. HQ in Dublin, GA

Valmiera will make fiberglass, like the rolls above at its plant in Latvia, at a new facility in Dublin, GA. Posted on:

Valmiera Glass will invest $20 million in a new manufacturing facility, creating 150 jobs.

Alternative Energy In South Louisiana | New NFR BioEnergy Biorefineries

Sugarcane bagasse. Posted on:

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. Posted on:

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