Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Archives

Magnablend Reopens Former Superconducting Super Collider Facility In Waxahachie, TX

Congressman Joe Barton gets a tour of Magnablend's Research & Development Laboratory. (L - R) Dr. Abdel Rahy - Research and Development Senior Chemist, Barton, Donnie Lord - SSC Plant Manager, Scott Pendery - Magnablend President & CEO. (Photo: PRNewsFoto/Magnablend, Inc.)

With manufacturing facilities in key locations for all major domestic shale plays, Magnablend is positioned to support U.S. energy development and independence.

BUSINESS REPORT: Minnesota — SICK Inc. Relocates And Expands Facilities In Minnesota


The sensors and safety systems maker moves production to the new Eagle Creek Industrial Park. From the May/June 2013 issue.

Xcel Energy To Grow Wind Power By 30%

Xcel Energy Wind Growth.  (Image: PRNewsFoto/Xcel Energy.)

With proposed projects in the Upper Midwest, Texas/New Mexico and Colorado, the wind energy provider hopes to lower costs while cutting emissions.

FIRST WORD: Work In Progress

Jack Rogers

Pull up a comfortable chair and find out who reigns supreme among state, metro and international locations. We hope you agree that the credibility of our rankings continues to improve—and that our new look is snazzy. From the July/August 2013 issue.

SPECIAL REPORT: Site Location Factors For Automotive Suppliers


Significant site location opportunities exist for OEM, supplier expansions and new facilities in the Central and Southern U.S. that can realize operational and financial goals. From the May/June 2013 issue.

China Surges In Renewable Energy, Vehicles In
BF’s Annual Rankings Of Global Leaders


China’s triumph is clouded by a WTO ruling against the PRC’s subsidies of its solar panel industry.

BF Expands State Energy Rankings With
Natural Gas, Lowest Emissions And Biofuels Leaders


WA, CA, OR top the field in Renewable Energy, while VT, RI, DE have the smallest carbon footprint.

Consumers Energy Moves To Build Natural Gas Power Plant In Genesee County


Economic study: project will bring 600 construction jobs to—and benefits for—the Genesee County, MI community.

SPECIAL REPORT: The Carolinas Are Bringing The Business


On what seems to be a job-creation winning streak, Carolina economic developers must be doing something right. From the May/June 2013 issue.