Tagged: economic development alliance of jefferson county

Energy Security Partners CEO: Vision of Pine Bluff GTL Plant Alive

by Kyle Massey 3/5/2018 12:00 am

Roger Williams’ vision to put a $3.7 billion gas-to-liquid fuel plant in Jefferson County has him arguing in two directions: convincing some people that the largest economic development project in state history can realistically happen, and explaining to others why it’s not happening quicker.

Energy Security Partners Signs Land Lease for Jefferson County Fuel Plant

by Kyle Massey 4/4/2016 1:04 pm

A site near Pine Bluff has won the competition to become home to a multibillion-dollar plant for turning natural gas into liquid fuel, economic development officials say.

Firm Led by Clark, Slater Eye Jefferson County for $3B Energy Plant

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/16/2016 11:44 am

An energy company led by retired U.S. Army Gen. Wesley Clark and former U.S. Secretary of Transportation Rodney Slater is considering Jefferson County among possible sites for a $3 billion natural gas-to-liquid plant.

Jefferson Regional Medical Center Provides Job Backbone for Pine Bluff

by Luke Jones 5/20/2013 12:00 am

Jefferson Regional Medical Center — Pine Bluff’s nonprofit hospital operated by Jefferson Hospital Association Inc. — is one of the major sources of jobs for an area that has suffered from loss of industry, plummeting population and spiking crime.

State Collaboration with NCTR Could Lead to Jobs at Planned Research Park

by Mark Carter 8/19/2011 9:18 am

State officials and business leaders don’t like to admit they think NCTR could help spawn a research park full of startups (and high-paying jobs). But they haven’t said it’s not a realistic vision, either.