Energy


Solar Jobs on the Line, Insiders Fear

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by Kyle Massey – 2 days ago

With the coronavirus pandemic wreaking economic havoc, former Lt. Gov. Bill Halter fears a long-awaited state ruling on solar power policy could threaten $125 million in projects by his firm alone.


CenterPoint Energy Announces $1.5M in COVID Aid

CenterPoint Energy Announces $1.5M in COVID Aid

CenterPoint Energy of Houston, which delivers natural gas to about 400,000 homes and businesses in Arkansas, has committed $1.5 million to nonprofits, agencies and others working to ease the pain of the COVID-19 pandemic in the areas it serves. read more >

Unemployment Claims Soar to 3.28 Million

Unemployment Claims Soar to 3.28 Million

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This chart highlights the dramatic effect of the coronavirus pandemic on the job market in the United States. read more >

Arkansas Businesses Should Prepare Now to Apply for Federal Aid

Arkansas Businesses Should Prepare Now to Apply for Federal Aid

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Businesses can begin preparing now to apply for assistance under the federal rescue package signed last week by President Trump, but it will be about two weeks before they can turn in their paperwork. read more >

Fed Projects Decade's Fastest-Growing Occupations

Fed Projects Decade's Fastest-Growing Occupations

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Employment in the United States is forecast to grow by 8.4 million jobs to 169.4 million jobs during the decade of 2018-28, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Or it was; the report was released months before the coronavirus pandemic caused widespread job losses. read more >

Arkansas Business Presents 2020 40 Under 40 Honorees

Arkansas Business Presents 2020 40 Under 40 Honorees

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Arkansas Business announces the 40 honorees in this year's 40 Under 40 class, which honors people in business, nonprofits and government making a significant impact. read more >

Murphy USA Adjusts to Pandemic

Murphy USA Adjusts to Pandemic

Murphy USA, the major gasoline and convenience store chain based in El Dorado, is revising paid leave policies for employees in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. read more >

CenterPoint Responds to COVID-19 Pandemic

CenterPoint Responds to COVID-19 Pandemic

CenterPoint Energy of Houston, Texas, Arkansas' largest provider of natural gas service, was reassuring customers Tuesday about its coronavirus response, offering customers help and promising continued service and safety. read more >

What to Change, and When (Jim Karrh On Marketing)

What to Change, and When (Jim Karrh On Marketing)

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Is it time for a change in your business message? Depending on the research you follow and the experiences of other organizations, you could be led to different conclusions. read more >