Industry News

Industry News | June 18, 2012
Potential for 20,000 Permanent Jobs by Building PA Petrochemical Industry    

Gov. Corbett fights for PA plant to be first in northeastern U.S.; will require substantial investments by dozens of new manufacturers. More>>


Industry News | June 18, 2012
Est. Value of NASA's Global Solar And Meteorological Data Services to $790M   

Brattle Group: NASA's solar, meteorological data services greatly contributed to U.S. goals of greater energy efficiency, renewable energy sources. More>>


Industry News | June 13, 2012
AMT Releases April Manufacturing Technology Order Data: Orders Up 10.2%    

Assn. for Manufacturing Technology's U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders report breaks down data for five regions/geographic areas. More>>


Industry News | June 13, 2012
Census Bureau Releases New Version of TIGERweb   

Displays boundaries, names, codes for 2010 Census legal, statistical geographic areas, counties, cities, towns, townships, urban areas. More>>


Industry News | June 13, 2012
Competition to Strengthen Advanced Manufacturing Clusters Across the Nation   

14 federal agencies collaborate to enhance global competitiveness of U.S. manufacturers and create jobs. More>>


Industry News | June 13, 2012
NYC Envisions Solar Energy Leadership with CUNY Ventures, IBM    

Collaboration part of 'Solar Market Analytics, Roadmapping, and Tracking NY' supported by U.S. DOE striving to make solar energy cost-competitive... More>>


Industry News | June 6, 2012
Electric Rate Focused on New, Expanding Business   

New electric rate offered by Nebraska Public Power District designed to encourage expanding and new businesses. More>>


Industry News | June 6, 2012
New U.S. Commerce Department Report: Manufacturing Jobs Provide Higher Pay, More Benefits   

Manufacturing jobs becoming more skilled and heavily reliant on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. More>>


Industry News | June 6, 2012
May Manufacturing ISM Report On Business:PMI at 53.5%   

Economic activity in manufacturing sector expanded in May for 34th consecutive month; overall economy grew for 36th consecutive month. More>>


Industry News | June 6, 2012
Non-Manufacturing ISM Report on Business: NMI Registers 53.7 Percent in May   

Economic activity in non-manufacturing sector grew in May for the 29th consecutive month, say the nation's purchasing and supply executives in the... More>>