Posts Tagged ‘renewable energy’

Lockheed Martin Sees Bright Future in Tidal Energy

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Researchers at Lockheed Martin’s Grand Prairie facility are tapping into a new energy source that’s half a world away off the coast of Scotland.

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They have developed a tidal energy turbine that generates electricity from the rapid flow …

JPMorgan Chase Aims to Use 100 Percent Renewable Energy

Posted by Lance Murray

JPMorgan Chase is giving a boost to the renewable energy industry, saying Friday that it will switch to 100 percent renewable power to meet its global energy needs by 2020.

The New York-based banking giant has a large footprint in …

Blackstone LaunchPad Helps Transform Bold Ideas Into Better Businesses

Posted by UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management

UTDallas_University of Texas at Dallas_ Dallas Innovates is a Gold Founding SponsorWalter Voit is a serial inventor with more ideas than time to execute them. Voit, an associate professor in material science engineering at The University of Texas at Dallas, started his first company a decade ago when he was …

Texas Tops Nation in Wind Power, and Capacity Still Rising

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Oil has long been the energy king in Texas and will be for the foreseeable future, but the Lone Star state also leads the country in wind power capacity.

Massive power purchase agreements for factories such as Arlington’s General Motors …

Taylor Farms Plants Solar Panels at Dallas Facility

Posted by Lance Murray

Taylor Farms has unveiled a $2.1 million array of 3,520 solar panels that will help supply power to the company’s 220,000-square-foot Dallas plant that produces 12 million servings of food a week.

The solar installation is the fourth among the …

Creative Minds Solutions Invents New Hydroelectric Turbine

Posted by Dave Montgomery

While living in Honolulu, Richard Navarro liked to stroll along the beach near Waikiki, enjoying the oceanside view in one of the world’s most famous tourist destinations. But those daily walks were more than just a leisure-time activity.

For …

GM to go Green with Wind Energy in DFW

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

General Motors is going green at it’s Arlington Assembly Plant and GM Financial headquarters in downtown Fort Worth with wind energy from Cactus Flats wind farm in Concho County, according to the Fort Worth Star Telegram.

GM’s Arlington plant

3 Things: Festival Introduces Women-centric Films

Posted by Julia Falcon

Fourteen companies in DFW have been ranked among the 500 fastest growing in the country, UTA is furthering research in renewable energies by teaming up with other countries, and a new film festival will be showcasing films all created by