Gas Prices in Oklahoma, Arkansas Among the Nation's Lowest

Gas Prices in Oklahoma, Arkansas Among the Nation's Lowest
rkansas' average price for a gallon of gas on Monday was $2.09, the sixth lowest in the nation.

Motorists in Oklahoma and Arkansas are enjoying some of the nation's lowest gas prices.
read more >

Pulaski County's Most Expensive Home Sales of 2016 This article is available only in print.

Sales of luxury homes in Pulaski County jumped in 2016 to a number not seen since Arkansas Business began tracking them in 2004 – 29 homes sold for $1 million or more, up from 20 in 2015.
read more >

Northwest Arkansas' Most Expensive Home Sales of 2016 This article is available only in print.

The number of seven-figure homes sold in Washington and Benton counties almost tripled in 2016 compared with the previous year.
read more >

Market Update

DOW 21,397.29 -12.74
NASDAQ 6239.6289 +5.6763
S&P 500 2434.50 -1.11
Enter a stock symbol

Mortgage Calculator

Enter Desired Loan Amount $
Interest Rate
Your monthly payment is: $

More Energy News

Big Firms Like Wal-Mart Are America's Hungriest Wind, Solar Users

Major U.S. corporations like Wal-Mart have become some of America's biggest buyers of renewable energy, driving an industry seen as key to helping cut carbon emissions. read more >

Video: A Conversation On Leadership with Jon Harrison

Arkansas Business' "Foundations" interview series continues with Jon Harrison, owner of VIP2 of Little Rock, which helps businesses through leadership training programs for staff at all levels. read more >

Harrison Energy Partners, Daikin Applied Announce Partnership

Daikin Applied of Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Harrison Energy Partners of Little Rock announce a new partnership. read more >

Small Businesses in Clean Energy Sector Still Hope for Best

Small business owners who install solar panels or help customers use clean energy don't seem fazed by President Donald Trump's plan to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris climate accord, saying they expect demand for their services will still keep growing. read more >

Today's Power Looks Ahead

Today's Power Inc., the Little Rock subsidiary of Arkansas Electric Cooperatives Inc., is branching out from the utility-scale solar installation work it has been doing exclusively for the state's electric power cooperatives. read more >

Arkansas Business Presents the 40 Under 40 Class of 2017

This week's Arkansas Business is dedicated to our 24th class of 40 Under 40 honorees, young leaders of business, government and nonprofits selected by an internal committee from a field of about 400 nominations submitted by readers. read more >

Paris Accord Pullout May Have Muted Effect in Arkansas

President Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord drew support and criticism from predictable quarters. But the bottom line for Arkansas businesses may be that the decision changes little here. read more >

UA-Affiliated Startup Grox Industries Wins Tri-State Competition

Grox Industries, a startup company led by graduate students from the University of Arkansas, won first place at a business plan competition in Las Vegas Wednesday. read more >

A Giant Switch Is Thrown, And Solar Power Flows in Benton

After commissioning a five-acre sun farm for First Electric Cooperative in Benton on a bright and warm Wednesday morning, Chris Burnley said he's been on a "solar coaster" ride. read more >

First Electric to Dedicate Solar Field Wednesday

First Electric Cooperative Corporation Inc. of Jacksonville will dedicate a one-megawatt solar field at its Congo Operations Center, 8271 Congo Road in Benton, at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. read more >

More Energy News>