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Sunrun expands into southeastern Wisconsin

A national solar company that helps people set up panels in their home is expanding into southeastern Wisconsin. Amy Heart, policy director for Sunrun, said...

Student teams pit robots head-to-head

Over 50 high school teams gathered in Milwaukee to deploy multi-purpose robots in a head-to-head competition. The FIRST Robotics Competition took place March 22 -...

Tech Summit brings emerging and established companies to same table

Companies young and old gathered in Waukesha for the Wisconsin Technology Council’s Tech Summit, bringing diverse perspectives together with the goal of collaboratively solving...

American Family Insurance installing nearly 4,500 rooftop solar panels

American Family Insurance is undertaking the largest solar panel rooftop installation ever in Wisconsin, putting in close to 4,500 solar panels at its national...

MillerCoors pursuing more rigorous water use standards

MillerCoors is pursuing more rigorous water use standards at its Milwaukee brewery in partnership with the Alliance for Water Stewardship. AWS is a multi-stakeholder organization...

Milwaukee Admirals near end of first season back at historic arena

As Milwaukee’s minor league hockey team nears the end of its first season back at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena in decades, team President Jon...

Madison presence at SXSW gains exposure for region

As business connections between Madison and Austin, Texas deepen, the South by Southwest show provides a unique opportunity to get more exposure for Wisconsin’s...

WARF seeking partners for new energy harvesting technology

WARF is seeking commercial partners to help develop a new kind of energy harvesting device made from renewable materials. Xudong Wang, an associate professor in...

Field Viewers wants to break into three different markets

Field Viewers, a startup specializing in radiation sensors, wants to expand and break into three different markets with efficient design. “So electronic circuits traditionally have...

Jeff Keebler succeeds Gary Wolters as MGE CEO

Jeff Keebler, the previous senior vice president of energy supply and planning for Madison Gas & Electric, has succeeded Gary Wolter as CEO. This change...

Functional Biosciences achieves CLIA Certification of Compliance

Functional Biosciences, a Madison-based biotechnology company, has been awarded its CLIA Certification of Compliance from the Wisconsin Department of Health. Achieving CLIA compliance was no...

QBE opens Digital Innovation Lab

QBE North America, an Australia-based global insurer with offices in Wisconsin, has opened a unique new Digital Innovation Lab in Sun Prairie. The lab was...

Exact Sciences and Mayo Clinic study blood-based lung cancer detection

A new study from Exact Sciences and Mayo Clinic released by the American Association of Cancer Research shows a new blood-based test could make...

Experts at Business Day in Madison predict less-regulated future

Experts at Business Day in Madison predicted a less-regulated future. Jay Timmons, (pictured here) president and CEO of the National Association of Manufacturers, ended his...

WHA’s Eric Borgerding wants Wisconsin’s health care improvements recognized

Eric Borgerding, CEO and president of the Wisconsin Hospital Association, says any replacement for the Affordable Care Act coming down the pipe must fairly...