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Horizon Energy Group and locally based Envision Solar International Inc. announced that the companies will work on a Solar Forest in North Carolina, the first major project under the companies’ teaming agreement.
Cubic Corp. said recently that it is developing technology that would help civil authorities manage large crowds of people that flow in and out of events.
El Cajon-based Taylor Guitars has introduced a new model of guitar — and it’s a big one.
Reno Contracting, a locally based general contractor, announced the installation of a 2.6-megawatt solar photovoltaic system at California State Prison Lancaster for SunEdison.
Shares of San Diego’s Cymer Inc., the makers of laser equipment used in the manufacture of semiconductors, gained $2 to close at $98.70 on Jan. 24 on the Nasdaq exchange, and have been rising steadily since the company announced merging with Holland’s ASML Holding NV in October.
Leap Wireless International Inc., the San Diego- based provider of flat rate, prepaid cellphone services called Cricket, said it scaled back the retail distribution partners, keeping two major chains Wal-Mart and Radio Shack following the company’s decision to improve customers’ buying experiences.
Sempra U.S. Gas & Power, a subsidiary of San Diego-based Sempra Energy, said it completed the first phase of its Mesquite Solar 1 plant, located near Phoenix.
Space Micro, a locally based engineering and space technology company, recently announced the expansion of the company’s San Diego manufacturing facility.
DEFENSE: PKL Services Lands $95M Support Deal For Royal Saudi Air Force
The longer Sam Flores Jr. sticks with the military, the more of the world he sees.
San Diego Gas & Electric announced that customers can now use home area network devices to better understand their energy usage and lower costs.
WD-40 Co., the San Diego maker of consumer products, reported first quarter net income of $10.9 million, up 61 percent from the like quarter in the prior fiscal year.
Carlsbad-based ViaSat Inc. recently said it shipped its 500th ultra-small satellite antenna, called the VR-12. The antenna allows communication with Ku-band satellites.
San Diego-based Zacharon Pharmaceuticals has been acquired by Novato-based BioMarin Pharmaceuticals Inc. for $10 million upfront.
RF Industries Ltd., the San Diego maker and distributor of radio frequency connectors and cable assemblies, reported unaudited fourth quarter net income of $1.2 million, compared with a net loss of $50,000 for the like quarter of the 2011 fiscal year.
VEHICLES: Dealers Sweeten Pot With New Technology, Incentives
The numbers bode well for auto sales in 2013.