Oct 17, 2016

What's more, the economic benefits just aren't there to justify the expense. As many astute readers have pointed out, construction of the half-billion-dollar road won't mean you will be able to drive all the way from Anchorage to Juneau; rather, it ...


Oct 17, 2016

The Nebraska Enterprise Fund in Oakland, will receive a $250,000 Rural Microentrepreneur Assistance Program loan to capitalize a revolving loan fund to make loans of $50,000 or less to rural microentrepreneurs. Rural Investment Corporation in Lyons ...


Oct 17, 2016

A new report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) says that the biobased products industry created 4.2 million jobs and contributed $393 billion to the ...


Jul 13, 2016

Commercial real estate and brownfield redevelopment company acquires 468-acre retired coal-fired power plant site from American Electric Power.


Jun 15, 2016

EPA's Brownfields Program strives to expand the ability of communities to recycle vacant and abandoned properties for new, productive reuses.


Jun 15, 2016

Houston absorbed nearly twice as much square feet of industrial space in the first quarter of 2016 as it did this time last year, the Greater Houston Partnership reports.


Jun 15, 2016

Anytime anyone suggests a plan to lower carbon emissions from generating electricity, critics start their familiar litany of complaints about how the plan will cost too much money and will lead to a loss of jobs, a decline in moral values, and the ...


Jun 15, 2016

Much of the low hanging fruit of globalization has been plucked, and other growth-driving trends, like the baby boom and the entrance of women into the workforce en mass have been tapped out.


Jun 15, 2016

Nearly all U.S. regions stand to gain economic benefits from power plant carbon standards that set moderately stringent emission targets and allow a high level of compliance flexibility, according to a new study co-authored by Charles Driscoll ...


Feb 29, 2016

The CIAA Basketball Tournament has come and gone, but the economic benefits are here to stay for the city of Charlotte. According to the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority, the CIAA Tournament brought $55.6 million to the city last year, a figure it ...



A Mill(ion) Dollar Opportunity

The Bates of Maine Woolen Mill, a former industrial anchor in the city of Lewiston (pop.36, 500) in western Maine, has been transformed into a modern and bustling economic hub following years of city, state, federal, non-profit, private involvement and funding

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Michigan developers now can collect some of the taxes generated by businesses on brownfield sites upon which they're building ...

Innovative Florida environmental site cleanup and Brownfield programs received a boost as the 2017 regular session of the Florida Legislature concluded ...

Green Bay, Wis. redevelopment efforts are getting a big boost with a grant from the Environmental Protection Agency ...