Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Archives

Entergy And Philips Help To Light Up Little Rock

Little Rock bridge lighting

New dynamic lighting, a gift to city from Entergy, turns Little Rock’s River Bridges into beacon of civic pride. Former President Clinton was on hand to flip the switch.

SPECIAL REPORT: Huntley, IL Has Capacity, Connection And Cooperation

Huntley, IL – Data Center Sites. (Credit: Google Earth)

Market access, data resources like dark fiber and the ability to get things done come together in the Midwest’s “Golden Corridor.” From the September/October 2013 issue.

BUSINESS REPORT: Regional Utilities Are Busy Powering Growth In The Carolinas

Associated Hardwoods is putting its new saw mill in Cherokee County, an investment of more than $9.8 million. (Credit: Associated Hardwoods.)

Power giants Duke Energy and Santee Cooper are playing a central role in facilitating business development and site readiness. From the September/October 2013 issue.

Coal Plant Retirements Likely To Alter Future Power Prices According To Study By Brattle Economists

Announced and projected coal retirements by ISO/RTO region.

The study, “Coal Plant Retirements: Feedback Effects on Wholesale Electricity Prices,” was co-authored by Brattle Principals Metin Celebi and Frank Graves, and Associate Onur Aydin.

PTC Seamless Tube Corp. To Establish Manufacturing Operations In Hopkinsville, KY

Cold Drawn Seamless (CDS) tubing is used when heavy wall thicknesses, unweldable grades of steel, or both are required for a specific application. CDS affords superior dimensional tolerances, better surface finish, higher physical properties, and better machinability than Hot Finished Seamless.

Company to invest more than $102 million to retrofit, expand its parent company’s former Hopkinsville location; will create up to 283 new jobs.

Natgasoline Tapping TEF Investment For Beaumont, TX Expansion


To date, the TEF has invested over $508 million and closed the deal on projects generating 69,873 new jobs and more than $23.6 billion in capital investment in the state.

FEATURE STORY: Talking The Talk And Backing It Up With Results


Gov. Rick Perry has been barnstorming the country, extolling the virtues of doing business in the Lone Star State. He’s packin’ a lot of ammo: Texas leads in job-creating projects and in attracting relocations. From the September/October 2013 issue.