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Louisiana’s first wind turbine arrives at Avondale Global Gateway

Louisiana’s first wind turbine and its components have arrived at Avondale Global Gateway (AGG) after a transatlantic journey from Ireland, reports the American Journal...

State utility regulators allow industrial companies to get solar from non-utilities

Frustrated with the lack of renewable energy from utilities in Louisiana, some of the largest corporations doing business in the state have banded together...

Port NOLA announces double digit growth for intermodal rail volumes

The Port of New Orleans and the New Orleans Public Belt Railroad said that their intermodal rail volumes are up more than 15% YTD,...

Largest marsh restoration in state history nears completion

The largest marsh restoration project in Louisiana’s history—rebuilding nearly 3,000 acres of marsh in Lake Borgne—is nearing completion. The $114.7 million project—stretching a little more...

Here’s the latest on Baton Rouge’s massive Grön Fuels project

In November 2020, it was announced that Grön Fuels, a subsidiary of Fidelis New Energy LLC, was planning to build a $9.2 billion renewable fuels facility...

State commission OKs Entergy’s $1.9B upgrade plan

Entergy Louisiana’s plan to upgrade its power transmission and distribution systems across the state will cost customers $1.9 billion, Louisiana Illuminator reports. The Louisiana Public Service Commission...

Port NOLA lands $7.1M in funding for sustainable infrastructure

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) is granting $7,117,567 to the Port of New Orleans, made possible through the Reduction of Truck Emissions at...

Here’s how Landry plans to reorganize the state’s coastal protection authority

Since taking office, Gov. Jeff Landry has set his sights to rewrite and revamp several aspects of Louisiana’s government, including the state’s constitution as...

Shell announces 2024 cohort for enterprise development program

Last week, Shell USA named the 25 entrepreneurs comprising the 2024 Louisiana cohort of its flagship enterprise development program, Shell LiveWIRE. The global program, now...

Industrial property company warns of a slowing real estate market

Prologis, the world’s largest industrial property company, is warning of a slowdown in warehousing markets in the coming quarters as customers focus on tamping...

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