Sunday, June 28, 2015

4 reasons why Paris Air Show is crucial to Alabama's economy


4 reasons why Paris Air Show is crucial to Alabama's economy


Article Excerpt: "...Alabama is using its past in order to show today's business leaders why the state can be the home to the future of aerospace, and a strong presence could bring the state more jobs and an even greater world standing ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Google building next data center at Alabama power plant site

Article Title: Google building next data center at Alabama power plant site


Article Snip: "...Google is taking over an outdated power plant on a 350-acre site owned by the Tennessee Valley Authority in Stevenson about 60 miles northeast of Huntsville. The utility's board of directors decided to close the plant earlier this year after the Environmental Protection Agency drafted tighter financial and environmental regulations for coal-fired plants, according to TVA officials...."


Article Source: economictimes.indiatimes.com
Google data center, TVA,

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Huntsville to celebrate becoming a '100 Gig City'

Article Title: Huntsville to celebrate becoming a '100 Gig City'


Article Snip: "...Southern Light expressed an interest in providing residential fiber for the city, but businesses, wireless carriers and governments would be the likely initial consumers of this layout. The company would likely partner with an Internet service provider to provide residential services..."


Article Source: www.waaytv.com
fiber-optic network (Huntsville), 'Gig City' (Huntsville), Southern Light,

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Veterans' off-the-grid lifestyle gets his trailer condemned by City of Huntsville

Veteran's off-the-grid trailer condemned by Huntsville

Article Title: Veteran's off-the-grid trailer condemned by Huntsville


Article Snip: "...Instead of being celebrated as a clean-energy trailblazer, Truitt is being taken to court by the city. ..."


Article Source: www.al.com
City of Huntsville, Mayor Tommy Battle, Off The Grid Living in Huntsville, Tyler truitt, Disrespect of Military Veterans in Huntsville Alabama,

Friday, June 5, 2015

Navy wants more Raytheon missiles completed at Redstone Arsenal

Navy wants more Raytheon missiles completed at Redstone Arsenal

Article Title: Navy wants more Raytheon missiles completed at Redstone Arsenal


Article Snip: "... an additional $149 million for 74 Standard Missile-6 all up rounds, spares containers and services..."


Article Source: Missile Defense Briefing
Redstone Arsenal, Raytheon, Missile Defense,

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Alabama wins 2015 'Silver' Shovel Award for achievement in attracting high value investment projects, creating jobs

2015 Gold & Silver Shovel Awards: Alabama, Kentucky and Louisiana Awarded Silver Shovels - States with 3 to 5 Million Population

Article Title: 2015 Gold & Silver Shovel Awards: Alabama, Kentucky and Louisiana Awarded Silver Shovels - States with 3 to 5 Million Population


Article Snip: "...Governor Robert Bentley is working on programs to boost career- and college-readiness in the state and to modernize incentives for job creation, while reducing Alabama’s reliance on borrowing for incentives..."


Article Source: www.areadevelopment.com
high value investment projects, Jobs, borrowing for incentives, 2015 'Silver' Shovel Award,

Monday, June 1, 2015

Official: 42 businesses in talks to move to Huntsville

Official: 42 businesses in talks to move to Huntsville

Article Title: Official: 42 businesses in talks to move to Huntsville


Article Snip: "...City of Huntsville Business Relations Officer Harrison Diamond said the city is in discussions with 42 different business to move or relocate to the area. He wouldn't comment on specifics but said the advanced manufacturing sector is still a major target area for the city..."


Article Source: www.wtvm.com
Harrison Diamond, Huntsville Business Relations Officer, Business growth in Huntsville