Category Archives: Energy

Modumetal pressing expansion in Seattle.

SEATTLE — Thanks to $33.5 million in new investment, advanced metal maker Modumetal is expanding its operations in Seattle. The company plans to use the funding to enhance production to speed manufacturing and expand its space to grow its product line ...

Five Washington cities honored as Solar Communities.

OLYMPIA, Wash. — The the cities of Bellevue, Edmonds, Kirkland, Mercer Island and Seattle have been cited as “Northwest Solar Communities” by Gov. Jay Inslee. The recognition is based on each community’s initiatives that have increa ...

Tesoro pumps up investment, expansion in Anacortes.

ANACORTES, Wash. — Refining and marketing company Tesoro is expanding its refinery in Anacortes. The company is investing $390 million in the expansion project, which is intended to enhance the facility’s export capabilities. The expansion at the ...

NW Innovation Works pumping new jobs into Kalama.

KALAMA, Wash. — Natural gas to methanol manufacturer NW Innovation Works is building a new plant in Kalama. The $1.8 billion facility, which will produce methanol from natural gas for used to make plastics, carpets, building materials and more, will ...