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Michelle Nunn uses government shutdown to appeal to Augusta voters

...major economic nexus in Georgia," Smith said of the region, referring to growth in Augusta medical, defense and energy sectors. "We have to have a senator that understands the needs of the middle class and those less fortunate, not the middle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-08-22/michelle-nunn-uses-government-s
More money? Seriously?

...relentlessly (as if government officials are so good at their own business they've got extra time to look into ours). Our energy sector is being squarely sat on. The border still isn't secure (and some 60,000 criminal aliens have been released onto...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-08/more-money-seriously
Ga. debates permitting solar panel leasing

...state lawmakers want to open up the electricity market to other companies in hopes of spurring the growth of the solar energy sector and giving customers more choices.State Rep. Mike Dudgeon is proposing legislation that would help companies compete...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-23/ga-debates-permitting-solar-p
Aiken Tech president honored for nuclear workforce development

...College and the Nuclear Workforce Initiative, and to be in the company of others who recognize the importance of the energy sector to the Carolinas," Winsor said. "We are all aware of the great need for highly skilled workers in our region...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-02-04/aiken-tech-president-honored-
Former chamber building to house economic development initiative

...Copenhaver said the ARC Project will aid the region's development by giving its technology, military, medical and energy sectors a combined presence.The resolution states that the building is currently a health hazard but that it will be renovated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-12-21/former-chamber-building-
Aiken Technical College receives $2 million grant

...The academic programs are intended to train a workforce for the growing manufacturing, nuclear and alternative energy sectors in the Augusta and Aiken metro areas.The current facilities for the academic programs were built in the early 1970s...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-05-30/aiken-technical-college-r
Economy sheds 85,000 jobs amid slow recovery

...about the sustainability of the recovery. "It's clear why such an effort is so important. Building a robust clean energy sector is how we will create the jobs of the future, jobs that pay well and can't be outsourced," Mr. Obama said in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/09/bus_562498.shtml
Business
Stocks continue rally; Dow Jones gains again

...chairman of EisnerAmper's Personal Wealth Advisors practice. "It's tepid; it's weak; but it's progress."The energy sector got a lift from a jump in oil prices. Oil climbed about 2 percent after a pipeline that delivers oil to Midwest refineries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-09-10/stocks-continue-rally-dow-
Business
Wall Street closes lower

...several Dow Jones industrials. Heavy selling in the energy sector also pressured the major indexes. While a drop in crude...on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Aside from the energy sector, analysts said, the selling was relatively moderate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/19/bus_13459.shtml
Business
Experts advise caution on energy funds

...of attention, and clearly the energy sector has been providing extraordinary...may already have exposure to the energy sector." If you've held a broad market...warning for a while now that the energy sector is looking frothy, but the sell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/09/fin_368.shtml
Finance