Energy Archive

Today's Power Breaks Ground on Forrest City Solar Array

by Kyle Massey 1/22/2019 02:22 pm

Today's Power Inc. continued its run of installing small utility-scale solar power plants for the state's electric cooperatives Tuesday, breaking ground on a 1-megawatt array for Woodruff Electric Cooperative Corp. in Forrest City.

Caleb Kamarunas Advances at RP Power (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/21/2019 12:00 am

Caleb Kamarunas has been promoted to director of sales for RP Power in North Little Rock.

State Unemployment Unchanged at 3.6 Percent

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/18/2019 10:18 am

Arkansas' unemployment rate was 3.6 percent in December and unchanged from the previous month, according to a report released Friday by the state Department of Workforce Services.

Foundation Gifts Senior Health, Education Center to UAMS

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/15/2019 01:09 pm

The Schmieding Foundation in Springdale has given the $4.85 million building that houses the Schmieding Center for Senior Health and Education in Springdale to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

Caddo Mountain Spring Water Touts $1M Incentive Package

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 1/14/2019 02:53 pm

Bottled water startup Caddo Mountain Spring Water LLC of Hot Springs Village is getting a $1 million economic incentive package from the Arkansas Economic Development Commission.

Considine, Cunningham Join Lead Team at Entergy Arkansas

by Kyle Massey 1/14/2019 10:17 am

CEO Laura Landreaux has added two young executives to her leadership team at Entergy Arkansas, promoting two colleagues who joined the company this century.

CTEH's Cory Davis Finishes Harvard Program (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/14/2019 12:00 am

Cory Davis, senior vice president of CTEH in North Little Rock, has graduated from the Owner & President Management Program at Harvard Business School.

Swepco Seeks Purchase of More Wind Energy Projects

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/7/2019 10:25 am

Southwestern Electric Power Co. requests proposals for up to 1,200 megawatts of additional wind energy resources to be in operation by Dec. 15, 2021.

The Year in Executive Q&A: 2018

by Gwen Moritz 1/7/2019 12:00 am

We asked 51 Arkansas business leaders to weigh in on challenge and success throughout 2018.

Sand Companies Hit Rough Patch, File for Bankruptcy

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2018 12:00 am

Two Arkansas-related companies tied to the fracking industry have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, listing millions of dollars in debts.

Top 10 Arkansas Business Stories That Defined 2018

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2018 12:00 am

These are the top 10 news stories that defined 2018 in Arkansas' business world.

Arkansas Business Year in Review: Best & Worst of 2018

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2018 12:00 am

High times and low moments were both enjoyed by Arkansas readers in 2018.

Best Quotes of 2018: 'What NYC and the Delta Have in Common'

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2018 12:00 am

They said it, we only quoted them. Here are some of the best things said in 201.

Doctors, Lawyers and Lauren James Big Online Draws in 2018

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 12/24/2018 12:00 am

A March 19 follow-up to a Whispers column item about the firing of CARTI'S highest-paid oncologist was the most-read story of the year on ArkansasBusiness.com. The Whisper item itself, which was published just hours earlier, was a close second.

Christmas 2018 by the Numbers

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2018 12:00 am

Holiday figures for the shopping season show slight bumps over last year.

Forming the Coaching Habit in 2019 (Barry Goldberg On Leadership)

by Barry Goldberg 12/24/2018 12:00 am

Somewhere between telling your direct reports what to do and taking the action item yourself is the territory of the leader as coach.

Arkansas Business Year in Review: Notable Deaths in 2018

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2018 12:00 am

The notable Arkansans, former and current, who died in 2018 ranged from business owners to newspaper publishers to educators to philanthropists.

Cindy Pruitt Promoted to Principal at Polk Stanley Wilcox (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2018 12:00 am

Cindy Pruitt has been named as principal for Polk Stanley Wilcox Architects in Little Rock.

First Electric Members Get $9.5M Back

by Kyle Massey 12/17/2018 11:32 am

Electric cooperative members in central Arkansas got an expected something extra in their stockings this week as First Electric Cooperative of Jacksonville returned more than $9 million to ratepayers.

Video: Entergy Demolishes 3 Structures At Old Couch Plant Near Stamps

by Kyle Massey 12/17/2018 11:25 am

Entergy Arkansas used controlled explosive blasts Friday morning to bring down three key structures of its retired Couch Harvey Couch Power Plant east of Stamps.