Lynchburg-based team wins $5 million prize for 100-mpg car
September 16, 2010 5:48 PM
Edison2’s Very Light Car No. 98 was named the Automotive X Prize winner in its category
Boeing and Space Adventures join forces to make space more accessible to private citizens
September 16, 2010 4:55 PM
In the not too distant future, more private space tourists may be able to hop aboard a capsule for a trip into space, thanks to a new agreement between The Boeing Co. and Vienna-based Space Adventures.
Mortgage rates remain low
September 16, 2010 4:35 PM
The average 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage was 4.37 percent this week, up 0.2 percentage point from last week, according to Freddie Mac’s weekly survey.
McDonnell elected chairman of Southern States Energy Board
September 16, 2010 3:18 PM
The Southern States Energy Board includes governors and state legislators from 16 southern states, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
ICF wins $38 million contract to support Race to the Top program
September 15, 2010 3:13 PM
IT contractor ICF International has received a $38 million contract to support the U.S. Department of Education’s Race to the Top program.
T. Boone Pickens will speak at governor’s energy conference next month
September 14, 2010 7:26 PM
A Texas oilman pushing for America’s energy independence from foreign oil will give the keynote address next month at the first Governor’s Conference on Energy.