JFCOM, work force development topics at economic summit
December 02, 2010 7:54 PM
One-half to two-thirds of the functions performed by the U.S. Joint Forces Command in Suffolk will survive an impending closure, a former Navy Admiral predicted during a statewide business meeting Thursday.
Karl Rove recounts dramatic moments of 9-11 during economic summit
December 02, 2010 6:56 PM
Former presidential advisor says Republican nomination for VP in 2012 could go to a “successful” governor
$1 billion transporation investment would create 18,000 jobs in Virginia
December 02, 2010 6:54 PM
An annual $1 billion increase in state transportation construction would create more than 18,000 jobs and increase state economic output by $2.45 billion in Virginia, according to a study commissioned by the Virginia Transportation Construction Alliance.
AES creates energy joint venture with Turkish company
December 01, 2010 7:08 PM
AES-Entek will develop and operate power generation projects
New national report pushes for more wind power
December 01, 2010 6:44 PM
About 6 gigawatts (GW) of offshore wind projects have been proposed up and down the Atlantic Coast — the equivalent of about five coal-fired power plants.
Obama administration cancels oil and gas exploration off Virginia coast
December 01, 2010 6:06 PM
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced Wednesday that the Obama administration would stop plans for oil and gas drilling in the mid- and South Atlantic regions, as well as the eastern Gulf of Mexico.
Columbia Retail Energy plans to enter Virginia market
November 30, 2010 6:26 PM
Before the end of the year, some residential and small commercial users of natural gas in Virginia will have another choice of a supplier.
Cabinet components manufacturer to consolidate in Martinsville
November 30, 2010 4:50 PM
Southern Finishing Co. Inc. plans to consolidate its Virginia and North Carolina operations in Martinsville, adding 67 jobs and saving 137 existing jobs.
U.S. home values fall
November 30, 2010 4:48 PM
U.S. home values fell 1.9 percent in the third quarter, while values fell 3.2 percent in the South Atlantic states, according to Freddie Mac.