Emerald Automotive http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Hazelwood Still Waiting For Emerald Automotive To Find The Millions It Needs To Build Van Plant http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/hazelwood-still-waiting-emerald-automotive-find-millions-it-needs-build-van-plant <p>The year ended as it began for Hazelwood city leaders who in 2011 backed a British startup that plans to build energy-efficient delivery vans: They’re still waiting for <a href="http://www.emeraldautomotive.com">Emerald Automotive</a> to find about $160 million in private funds.</p><p>David Cox, Hazelwood’s economic director, said he remains optimistic that the project will eventually happen. Hazelwood has loaned Emerald $3 million, and the <a href="http://www.missouritechnology.com">Missouri Technology Corporation</a>&nbsp;kicked in another $2 million.</p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 05:14:53 +0000 Mary Delach Leonard 32506 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Hazelwood Still Waiting For Emerald Automotive To Find The Millions It Needs To Build Van Plant Morning headlines: Thursday, July 28, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-thursday-july-28-2011 <p>Good morning! Here are some of today&#39;s starting headlines:</p><p><strong>Heat wave decreases flood threat on Missouri River</strong></p><p>The heat wave that&#39;s plagued Missouri for most of July has had a positive side effect:&nbsp; it&#39;s lessened <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/list/term/1985">the flood threat along the Missouri River</a> between Kansas City and St. Louis.</p> Thu, 28 Jul 2011 14:37:44 +0000 Julie Bierach, Marshall Griffin & The Associated Press 1751 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Thursday, July 28, 2011