Development News | January 21, 2022
LA: Power Company to Develop $100M Control Center in Shreveport, with 83 Jobs   

AEP, which manages the nation’s largest electricity transmission system, will invest $100 million to develop a new Shreveport Transmission Control... More>>

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Development News | January 19, 2022
LA: New Customer Care Center in Shreveport to Create 600 Jobs   

New $1.5 million customer care center estimated to result in 914 direct and indirect jobs. More>>

Industry News | January 10, 2022
LA: GNO Inc. Launches Site to Promote Entrepreneurial Ecosystem   

Greater New Orleans, Inc. (GNO, Inc.) announced the launch of StartupNOLA.com, a website designed to support and promote the entrepreneurial... More>>

Article | January 6, 2022
CiCi Awards 2022 Community Impact Awards   

The location of a new facility or the expansion of an existing one can have a profound effect on a community. For the 16th annual CiCi Awards for... More>>

Development News | December 30, 2021
LA: Energy Company Considers $550M Blue Methanol Plant, with 465 Jobs   

Bia Energy Operating Company is evaluating a $550 million blue methanol production plant that would be located at the Port of Caddo-Bossier in... More>>

Agency | December 20, 2021
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Development News | December 17, 2021
LA: $110M Sawmill Proposed in Plain Dealing, Would Mean 125 New Jobs   

Sawmill project would support nearly 500 direct and indirect new jobs in the Northwest region. More>>

Development News | December 9, 2021
LA: El Guapo to Build America's First Bitters Brewery, to Hire 12   

El Guapo Bitters is building America's first bitters brewery on Gravier Street in New Orleans and will be making 12 additional hires in 2022. More>>

Development News | December 6, 2021
LA: Venture Global to Invest $10B for Cameron LNG Facility, with 200 Direct Jobs   

Project to result in more than 1,060 new direct and indirect jobs; facility will feature carbon capture and sequestration capacity. More>>

Industry News | November 22, 2021
LA: GNO Launches Initiative to Support the Regional STEM Ecosystem   

The Region 1 STEM Network Center is part of a statewide initiative created by the Louisiana Board of Regents More>>