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  • Developer: Atlantic Coast Pipeline could lure 2 manufacturers to eastern N.C.

    Two “very large clients” are eyeing eastern North Carolina for major manufacturing operations – but they’re also considering other states.

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  • Power Play

    Turn right up there off the main road, go a little ways and take another right,” the clerk at the country store says. He adds with a grin, “I don’t think you’ll miss it.” His meaning is soon clear: The pine plantations that line both sides of River Road in the tiny rural community of Cofield suddenly give way to a massive industrial complex.

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  • New Study: 125,500 Virginia Jobs Supported by Natural Gas and Oil

    The Virginia Petroleum Council today released a new study showing that the U.S. natural gas and oil industry supported 125,500 jobs in the state and contributed $11.97 billion to the state’s economy in 2015. The study found that all 50 states, whether energy producing or not, continued to benefit from the industry.

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