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The Midland Development Corporation (MDC) approved an agreement with The University of Texas at the Permian Basin (UTPB) for the construction of a new engineering building to be located at the Center for Energy & Economic Development (CEED) building.

The Midland Development Corporation (MDC) approved an agreement with The University of Texas at the Permian Basin (UTPB) for the construction of a new engineering building and for the establishment and management of an incubator and makerspace to be located at the Center for Energy & Economic Development (CEED) building.  To read the full article… Read More

Consider this: LEDA Investment in Workforce Makes Sense

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) – This week the Lubbock Economic Development Alliance announced $900,000 in two different grants aimed at equipping young people with the skills necessary for good jobs. To read the full article click here.

Xcel Energy Keeping Hale County Wind Project Local

Much of the electricity generated over the next 30 years by Hale Wind Project will remain local instead of being sent to ERCOT or other power grids, thanks to a deal announced Tuesday by Xcel Energy.  To continue reading click here.

Borger Plant Expansion Helps Local Economy

BORGER, TX A $720 million plant expansion is providing a much needed economic boost to Borger and Hutchinson Counties. After three years of construction, crews have finished the Borger Nitrogen Operations Expansion Project and are currently testing each section of the new facility before going fully operational. To read the full article click here