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Connecticut Setting Groundwork To Become First EV Friendly State

CT DOT Commissioner James Redeker, CT Electric Car Founder Ed Ingalls and CT DEEP Commissioner Dan Esty are committed to making Connecticut the first EV-friendly state in the country by 2014.

More charging stations are on the horizon, as the state gears up for customers who opt to buy rather than lease their electric vehicles.

Top U.S. Markets For Life Sciences Trend To Smaller Cities In Face Of Patent Cliff

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Jones Lang LaSalle’s 2012 Life Sciences Cluster Report shows greater Boston, San Diego, Philadelphia and Raleigh-Durham rising in importance as industry hubs.

Shell Selects Ascension Parish, LA For Potential GTL Facility

Pictured here is Shell's Pearl GTL facility in Ras Laffan Industrial City, 80 km north of Doha, Qatar.

Proposed Gulf Coast GTL project, subject to final approval by Shell, would result in 740 new direct jobs; Louisiana Hwy. 70 proposed expansion to accommodate potential project.

Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony At New Plant Site

Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi (YTMM) broke ground on its new commercial truck tire plant in West Point, MS. Ceremony included MS Gov. Bryant and YTMM President Tadaharu Yamamoto. (Photo: PRNewsFoto/Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi.)

Servicing a network of more than 4,500 points of sale in the U.S., Yokohama Tire Corporation is setting out to be a leader in technology and innovation.

Report Ranks U.S. Cities’ Efforts To Save Energy

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Boston earns top honors in a new report ranking 34 of America’s largest cities on their efforts to cut energy use and costs; all cities have opportunity to save more.

Panasonic Celebrates Grand Opening Of New Headquarters In Newark, NJ


Two Riverfront Plaza is first new office tower for downtown Newark in more than two decades.