North Texas’ Skyven Technologies Advances Thermal Energy-as-a-Service With Public-Private Funding Partner

by | Oct 13, 2023
Industrial process heating is used to manufacture everything from the food we eat to the clothes we wear to the steel and paint on the cars we drive. Richardson-based Skyven is working to decarbonize that process with heat recovery systems that reduce CO2 emissions—and public-private funding is helping it do that.

Real-world impact from its California Dairies projects demonstrate Skyven's model in action reducing emissions and costs.
Goldman Sachs Kicks Off Construction on Sustainable, All‑Electric Dallas Campus
by | Oct 10, 2023
Leaders gathered today to break ground on the massive two-wing campus designed for over 5,000 Goldman employees. The financial giant's striking new hub in downtown Dallas' NorthEnd aims for LEED-certification and state-of-the-art amenities.
Dallas Firm Jacobs Lands $517M Contract in Austin ISD’s $2.4B Modernization
As urban areas grow fast, modernizing dated school facilities is an increasing challenge for districts. Jacobs says its Austin contract includes renovations, technology upgrades, and new facilities aimed at bolstering student mental health, nutrition, and athletic programs.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Awards Nearly $3M in 2023-2024 Blue Impact Grants
by | Jul 25, 2023
Awarded to 101 community-based organizations across the state—including many in North Texas—the Blue Impact grants focus on health care access and target impacts of socio-economic and social determinants of health.

Environmental Nonprofit EarthX Names Ocean and Climate Expert as VP of Global Science and Technology

by | Mar 17, 2023
Dr. Sidney Thurston has decades of global experience as a senior project manager for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and is a longtime contributor to the United Nations’ meteorological and oceanographic communities.
American Airlines Invests in Hydrogen Fuel Distribution Startup As it Eyes Emission-Cutting Goals
Two months after investing at least $5 million in ZeroAvia, a hydrogen-electric engine developer, Fort Worth-based American Airlines has made a strategic investment in L.A.-based Universal Hydrogen Co., a hydrogen fuel distribution and logistics startup. "This technology has the potential to be a game-changer on the industry’s path to zero-emission flight,” said Derek Kerr, American’s CFO.
The Last Word: Strategic Partnerships’ Mary Scott Nabers on Modernizing Our Infrastructure
Nabers spoke yesterday at the second North Texas Infrastructure Summit in Hurst, presented by the North Texas Commission. The summit focused on challenges and possible solutions for infrastructure in the region—exploring everything from the water supply to the electric grid to the need for more EV charging stations as electrification grows.

Dallas Arts Month: AURORA Will Present ‘Video Art Nights’ Across Five Fridays in April Downtown

by | Mar 24, 2022
AURORA, the Dallas-based public arts organization, is partnering with Downtown Dallas, Inc. on the weekly events, which will be free to the public. Curated video art programs will be projected at parks and outdoor surfaces in West End Square, Pegasus Plaza, and the Dallas Arts District—with live music and an outdoor artisanal market also on tap.
Fast Growth and Reinvention: 158 Dallas-Fort Worth Companies Make This Year’s Inc. 5000
by | Aug 12, 2020
Of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in America, the Dallas metro had more than any other in Texas. See the companies that made the list.
Dallas Makes Inc.’s Surging Cities List for Second Year in a Row
by | Dec 12, 2019
Inc.'s Surge Cities rankings determine its top 50 U.S. cities for launching a business in 2020. This year, Dallas placed 29th overall and 12th for population growth.

Plano-based Tyler Technologies Acquires TradeMaster

by | Oct 1, 2018
The acquisition of TradeMaster Inc., also known as MobileEyes, puts Tyler Technologies on track to becoming a billion-dollar company.
On Tap: Dallas ISD STEM Expo, Living Lab Launch & Uptown Dallas Anniversary
Browse our curated selection of events to plan your next week — and beyond.
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Tech Titans Venture Forum Aims to Connect Startups, Investors
by | Nov 9, 2017
Tuesday's forum was meant to bridge conversations between investors and startups, which Tech Titans hopes will lead to Series A or B, multimillion-dollar investments down the road. 
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Medical Startup Claims First in Fort Worth Business Contest
by | Oct 27, 2017
Myconi Technologies' device measures temperature, humidity, pressure, light, and harsh handling of pharmaceutical drugs.