A Canadian company says, it will spend $5 million to upgrade the Port of Brunswick.
The goal is to boost Georgia's growing wood pellet industry.
European energy companies use wood pellets as renewable energy.
The largest biomass plant in Georgia is planned for Laurens County.The Courier Herald reports that Beasley Forest Products LLC and Land Care Services are partnering to build a 56 megawatt power plant near Dublin called Green Power Solutions.
Economic development officials met with business leaders from Middle Georgia Macon today in Macon. The goal is to come together as a region and create jobs. It’s all part of a statewide competitiveness initiative launched by the governor in April.
A running event in Savannah is on pace to become Georgia's largest marathon and half-marathon.
A spokesman for the national Rock 'n Roll Marathon group says, about 20,000 people so far have registered for the November event.
Staffers at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission say they believe the new nuclear reactors to be built at Plant Vogtle are safe.
Approval of the Westinghouse AP1000 design sets the stage for final commission approval.
Georgia started the fiscal year with some good economic news.
Revenues are up 7.3 percent for July from the same month the year before. That's an increase of $84 million.
July is the first month of the state's 2012 fiscal year.