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June 19, 2019

Northeast

UF engineer, two colleagues invent sensor to extend electric car battery

Three UF engineers invent a sensor that generates its own power using external magnetic fields. Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

PARC Group developing eTown, a zero-energy-ready master-planned community

With half its acreage set aside as a reserve, eTown will include walking trails, paths for electric carts and about 1,400 homes... Read more »
Published on 4/26/2019

Smokeout: Alachua County bans tobacco sales to anyone under 21

Three years ago, anti-tobacco groups launched a national campaign to raise the legal age for buying tobacco from 18 to 21... Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

JinkoSolar steps up production in Jacksonville

JinkoSolar moves in as NextEra steps up its solar production; Pulte Homes bought 22 acres in Nocatee for an age-restricted ... Read more »
Published on 2/25/2019

Early childhood therapy advances in Northeast Florida

UF grad students will get one year tuition in exchange for workin in special education or early intervention. Read more »
Published on 1/25/2019

Downtown redevelopment remains a priority in Northeast Florida

A $17-million garage will provide 1,770 parking spaces at Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville. Read more »
Published on 12/27/2018

High-Tech Corridor: Jacksonville aims to create an innovative ‘Main Street'

Last summer, Jacksonville transportation officials unveiled plans to develop an innovation corridor along Bay Street downtown. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2018

Monkey business: A new exhibit at Jacksonville Zoo

Jacksonville's zoo goes out on a limb with its new exhibit Read more »
Published on 10/26/2018

Coming clean: Crowley Maritime launches an LNG-powered ship

El Coqui made its maiden voyage — the first time an American-flagged ship designed to transport vehicles operated on liquefied natural gas. Read more »
Published on 9/27/2018

Rewarding Customers: Southeastern Grocers takes a new approach to rewards program

Plus, business news in Northeast Florida, including briefs and "players." Read more »
Published on 8/28/2018

Job hopes: Columbia County land state grants that target areas of opportunities

Residents of Columbia County are hoping a pair of small economic development grants will unlock big job growth... Read more »
Published on 7/27/2018

Transition: John Delaney leaves UNF's new president a stronger university

After 15 years as president of the University of North Florida, John Delaney, 61, retired from academic life... Read more »
Published on 6/28/2018

Shore Thing: A UNF professor's ‘Surf Rover' will study the ocean floor close to the beach

Engineers have built vehicles that can roam Mars, but creating a vehicle that can roam Earth's shorelines has been a bigger challenge... Read more »
Published on 5/29/2018

UF Cybersecurity Institute is Thwarting Ransomware

UF cybersecurity institute's program stalls new viruses before they spread. Read more »
Published on 4/27/2018

Northeast Florida: Snapshot of the region's economic strengths and challenges, people to watch

Jacksonville/Duval County's crime rate earns it a thumbs down, but it gets thumbs up for its progress on improving schools and for its economic development efforts. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2018

Chemical break down

A Gainesville couple's company targets oxalate overload. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Battery Powered: Saft's battery plant was a victory for Jacksonville

President Barack Obama visited French battery maker Saft's Jacksonville office and touted the company as a leader in clean energy with its production of lithium-ion batteries. Read more »
Published on 1/26/2018

Sunspot: Several projects are making northeast Florida a solar leader

Lower production costs are prompting big solar investments. Read more »
Published on 12/28/2017

Duval County, Florida

Development projects bringing more jobs to all parts of Jacksonville. Read more »
Published on 12/28/2017

Clay County, Florida

Low labor costs and top-rated schools make Clay County an attractive business destination. Read more »
Published on 12/28/2017

Pay Roads: Jacksonville residents thought toll roads were gone for good

Nearly 30 years after the last Jacksonville tollbooths were demolished, tolls are returning to northeast Florida. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2017

Virtual Help

Matthew Buckman began learning HTML and designing websites in the seventh grade in Ocala. By the time he got to high school, he was proficient in graphic design and other computer applications. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2017

Off the waterfront: A plan for downtown Jacksonville

Hopes are high for the latest effort to redevelop four downtown properties. Read more »
Published on 10/26/2017

Fountain of youth: St. Augustine goes young in its quest to boost tourism

The St. Johns County Visitors & Convention Bureau is targeting millennial families to expand the St. Augustine area's tourism economy. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2017

Mining for jobs in northeast Florida

Last year, a group of four landowners formed a company called HPS Enterprises and filed applications to establish a phosphate mining operation... Read more »
Published on 8/28/2017

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