Energy Archive

With Sparks of Ingenuity, Democrat-Gazette Emerges From Dark

by Kyle Massey 1/3/2018 02:03 pm

The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, like much of the core of downtown Little Rock on Tuesday night, was left in the dark amid a power outage. But most subscribers received their newspapers on time.

Fayetteville Aims to Power All City Ops with Renewable Energy

by Kyle Massey 1/3/2018 08:46 am

Fayetteville becomes the first city in the state to commit to using all renewable energy in its municipal operations. The plan also includes a goal of powering every Fayetteville home and business with renewable power by 2050.

Update: Real Estate Deals Total $3.3M

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/2/2018 10:23 am

Recent real estate transactions include several apartments, land and a warehouse/office complex.

The Year in Executive Q&A: 2017

by Gwen Moritz 1/1/2018 12:00 am

We asked 51 Arkansas business leaders to weigh in on challenge and success throughout 2017.

AEDC's Danny Games to Return to Entergy Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/21/2017 09:49 am

Entergy Arkansas Inc. hires Danny Games as director of business and economic development, replacing Mike Maulden, who is retiring in January.

Entergy Arkansas VPs Take on New Roles

by Kyle Massey 12/19/2017 09:26 am

Entergy Arkansas has shifted some roles on its management team, moving Laura Landreaux from vice president of regulatory affairs to finance director, and elevating Tom Kennedy to Landreaux's old post.

Arkansas Business Year in Review: Notable Deaths of 2017

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/18/2017 12:00 am

Frank Broyles, Oaklawn's Charles Cella, Arkansas journalist Roy Reed, Aromatique founder Patti Upton and Townsend Wolfe, who headed the Arkansas Arts Center from 1968-2002 were among the notable Arkansans who died this year.

A Detail-Oriented Holiday (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 12/18/2017 12:00 am

Merry Christmas to you all, with my very best wishes for a happy and prosperous 2018.

Good People of Business (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 12/18/2017 12:00 am

May this time of the rolling year be a comfort to you, and may we all remember the business poor Marley forgot: charity, mercy, forbearance and benevolence

'The Owner Has a Lot of Card Games' - Best Quotes of 2017

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/18/2017 12:00 am

They said it, we only quoted them. Here are some of the best things said in 2017.

Arkansas Business Year in Review: Best & Worst of 2017

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/18/2017 12:00 am

High times and low moments were both enjoyed by Arkansas readers in 2017.

Top 10 Arkansas Business Stories from 2017

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/18/2017 12:00 am

These are the top 10 news stories that defined 2017 in Arkansas' business world.

Consider Middle Managers in Growth Plans (Jim Karrh On Marketing)

by Jim Karrh 12/18/2017 12:00 am

Is middle management dead? As industry after industry has felt the effects of consolidation and disintermediation, the ranks of middle managers have, in many cases, dwindled.

Beaver Water Workers Take National Committee Spots (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/18/2017 12:00 am

Adam Motherwell and Bill HagenBurger of the Beaver Water District have accepted committee assignments from the American Water Works Association.

Top Online Stories of 2017: Fake Will Story Commanded the Clicks

by Lance Turner 12/18/2017 12:00 am

Top web pieces at ran the gamut from corruption to Tyson, property deals to zombies.

NLR Firm Launches Crisis Management Business

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/13/2017 10:21 am

The Center for Toxicology & Environmental Health LLC launches ResilientRMSM, a new business entity designed to help clients plan and prepare for all-threat and all-hazard incidents such as offshore oil spills, natural disasters and human health events.

SATCO Becomes Phone Company Pioneer in Solar

by Kyle Massey 12/11/2017 03:36 pm

With the flick of an oversized dummy electrical switch on Monday, South Arkansas Telephone Co. became the nation's first completely solar-powered telephone company.

Education Construction Dots the State, Dominating Commercial Projects List

by George Waldon 12/11/2017 12:00 am

The tally of largest commercial projects in Arkansas reached $2 billion for the fourth consecutive year, powered in large part by education.

Presqu'ile Winery a Nod to Way of Life for Murphys

by Jan Cottingham 12/11/2017 12:00 am

Madison Murphy, chairman of Murphy USA Inc. of El Dorado, and his family named their 200-acre California winery Presqu'ile as a “tip of the hat” to a family compound destroyed by Hurricane Katrina.

ECCI Partners Sidestep Pitfalls of Transition

by Gwen Moritz 12/4/2017 12:00 am

Almost since they went into the environmental engineering business, Stan Jorgensen, Bob Harrison and Rod Breuer have been thinking about an exit strategy.