Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Archives

California Has Largest Advanced Energy Industry In U.S.

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With more than 40,000 businesses and 430,000 workers, advanced energy is projected to grow 17 percent this year.

Supersized, (Almost) Ready to Go

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It’s time to take a closer look at the economic bonanza that will result from the expanded Panama Canal.

Energy Power Systems Announces New Manufacturing Facility In Pontiac, MI

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EPS has enjoyed great support from the State of Michigan, including the Legislature, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation and the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality; Oakland County; and the City of Pontiac.

Scatec Solar Gets Financing For Solar Plant In Utah

A computer-generated model of the Utah Red Hills Renewable Energy Park site. (PRNewsFoto/Scatec Solar) Posted on:

When operational by the end of 2015, the plant will be Utah’s largest solar energy generation facility.

Opportunity Missed

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There was bold talk about tax reform in President Obama’s speech, but not a word about the most important tax.

State Focus: Iowa Keeps Attracting Major Business Expansions

Iowa is meeting businesses’ growing needs for highly skilled workers, like the technicians pictured here. Nearly 33 percent of Iowans ages 25 to 34 hold bachelor’s degrees. Iowa’s refundable tax credit on R&D activities has allowed many bioscience companies to build new research centers. Posted on:

Fiscal stability, a low cost of doing business and a skilled workforce are a formula for growth in the Hawkeye State.

Business Facilities: Tesla Gigafactory Is Economic Development Deal Of The Year

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Business Facilities recognizes the three most significant economic development projects of the year: Tesla’s battery factory in Nevada, Washington’s retention of the Boeing facility in Everett, and the new Comcast Center in downtown Philadelphia.