Louisiana PSS

Process Service Specialists Invests $3.5M In Louisiana Expansion

PSS opens new manufacturing facility at the Port of Lake Charles, Louisiana, which is expected to create 478 jobs over the next three years.
Utah

Recent Expansions Into Utah Establish 87 Jobs, $229M Investment

These Utah expansions include Bridor and International Battery Metals, introducing new facilities in Brigham City and outside Salt Lake City.
Amplify Cell Technologies, Mississippi

Amplify Cell Technologies Begins Building Mississippi Battery Cell Factory

The joint venture between Accelera, Daimler Truck, and PACCAR is expected to create more than 2,000 jobs in Marshall County, MS.
Olympic View Industrial Park, Port of Bremerton, Washington

High Tech Keeps Evergreen State Clean

With 50,000 miles of rivers and streams, Washington has been able to use its natural resources to create a cleaner energy portfolio.
Solar Energy

More Than 320 Jobs Created By Solar Energy Expansion Into Oklahoma

Norwegian solar energy company NorSun will invest $620 million in a new solar manufacturing facility in Tulsa.
Michigan Economic Development Corporation

Why Michigan? A Q&A With Hilary Doe, Michigan Economic Development Corporation

The business climate in the Great Lakes State is full speed ahead for mobility, clean energy, and other growth industries, according to Hilary Doe, MEDC's Chief Growth & Marketing Officer.
Sugar Land

In Texas, Sugar Land Building Power Reliability, While San Antonio And Abilene Welcome Investments

Powered by natural gas, the planned generation plant will be designed to restore power within minutes. Meanwhile, JCB breaks ground in San Antonio, and AbiMar Foods expanding in Abilene.
Louisiana

Agile Cold Storage Breaks Ground On Louisiana Facility

Cleco Power is partnering with Agile to provide a fleet electrification assessment.
Topsoe Virginia

Topsoe, ESS Technologies To Invest Nearly $402M In Virginia Expansions

Denmark-based Topsoe will build a $400M factory in Chesterfield County; ESS Technologies will invest $1.6M to increase capacity and expand its operations in Montgomery County. 
JM Steel

Nextracker And JM Steel Expand Production Lines In Pittsburgh, PA Region

An expanded partnership between the solar tracker and software firm and JM Steel in Leetsdale, PA more than doubles production capacity of clean energy technology equipment for Nextracker.
Boviet Solar Pitt County, North Carolina

Boviet Solar Picks North Carolina For First North American Production Facility

Vietnam-based solar energy technology company will invest $294M and create over 900 jobs, Atlantic Emergency Solutions will invest $1.5M to expand In Pitt County, NC.
Wyoming

Wyoming: Open For Opportunity

Wyoming is the long-standing tax climate leader, and a cross-section of industries are seeing growth in the Equality State .
California data center

$600M Joint Venture Will Bring First xScale Data Center To U.S.

The first xScale data center in the U.S., known as SV12x, will be located in California's Silicon Valley. Plus, solar microgrid project breaks ground in Northern California tribal community.
biorefinery

Green Plains Opens Enhanced Biorefinery In York County, Nebraska

Through a partnership with Shell, the Omaha-based company utilizes a processing technology to convert every part of corn kernels into co-products, including ethanol.
Oklahoma

Oklahoma Sees ‘Tremendous Growth’ In New, Existing Companies

Two economic development programs awarded a combined $13.5 million to more than 175 businesses in 2023 alone, according to the Oklahoma Department of Commerce.
Arizona

Arizona Attracts ‘Record Investments,’ ‘Major’ Economic Wins

Arizona saw nearly 100 companies commit projects to the state in 2023, In addition to its interest in growing its semiconductor industry footprint.
Exploring The Energy Future

Exploring The Energy Future

As industries seek to diversify energy sources, government initiatives remain central to these efforts.
Mississippi

Why? Mississippi

Bill Cork, Executive Director, Mississippi Development Authority, shares how the Magnolia State supports speed-to-market through ready sites, workforce training, and strategic location.
South Carolina economic development

South Carolina: Supporting Business From Launch To Legacy

The South Carolina Department of Commerce’s new brand campaign reinforces the state’s commitment to companies’ long-term success.
Pennsylvania Economic Development, Governor Josh Shapiro

Pennsylvania Renews Economic Development Strategy

Governor Josh Shapiro outlines how the Keystone State’s first economic development strategy in more than two decades will spur growth and interest.
tax credits

Listen Now: Living And Learning In Lubbock, Texas, With John Osborne, CEO, Lubbock EDA

Lubbock EDA CEO John Osborne discusses business climate and downtown revitalization in the Business Facilities Podcast.
2024 GLOBAL RANKINGS

U.S., Brazil, Canada Top Foreign Direct Investment Rankings

Business Facilities 20th Annual Rankings Report showcases economic development activity worldwide, including Renewable Energy and AI Growth Hubs.
METRO RANKINGS 2

Phoenix, Austin, Memphis Are Top Manufacturing, Logistics Metros

Foreign Direct Investment was drawn to Texas, Michigan leads Automotive, and Georgia moves to top of EV ranking in State section of Business Facilities 20th Annual Rankings Report.

Location Spotlight: Ohio Electric Cooperatives

Ohio consistently ranks as one of the top U.S. destinations for new corporate facilities, meaning prime sites are quickly snapped up. Economic development officials and private developers are working cooperatively to ensure the pipeline of immediately-developable sites stays full with diverse location opportunities.