Many small business owners in Virginia support clean energy climate legislation
July 15, 2010 5:33 PM
A new poll says Virginia’s small business owners favor proposed clean energy climate legislation as a way to restart the economy and create jobs.
News is good for commercial real estate: CoStar says office markets have bottomed
July 15, 2010 4:47 PM
In a mid-year report, CoStar Group says that fundamentals in U.S. office markets appear to have stabilized and are headed toward recovery.
SCC lowers APCo rate increase
July 15, 2010 3:51 PM
The Virginia State Corporation Commission said Thursday that Appalachian Power Co.’s base rates should be increased approximately $61.5 million, less than half of the $154 million the utility had requested.
Yarn manufacturer to create 60 jobs in Mecklenburg
July 15, 2010 11:40 AM
Régitex USA LLC will open a yarn manufacturing plant in Mecklenburg County, creating 60 jobs.
CSC secures $224 million U.S. Army task order
July 14, 2010 1:41 PM
Falls Church-based CSC announced today that the U.S. Army chose the company to provide technical and engineering support for its Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center.
Babcock & Wilcox joins Bechtel to form nuclear power alliance
July 14, 2010 12:57 PM
Babcock & Wilcox Nuclear Energy Inc. and Bechtel Power Corp. announced an alliance Wednesday to commercialize B&W’s small nuclear power plants.
Identity theft prevention company to create 250 jobs in Altavista
July 14, 2010 12:56 PM
Intersections Inc. plans to open a customer care center in Altavista, creating 250 jobs.