of Selected Articles
from the February 2001 issue
of North Carolina Magazine
o v e r S t o r y
the engineering equivalent of trying to teach an old dog
new tricks as the state's aging
power plants operated by CP&L and Duke Power are
being asked to slash
gases and still keep the lights on.
m a l l B u s i n e s s
still an important factor, but those in the know say that
skilled workers are interested in much more than a good
salary from an employer.
results may surprise you.
x e c u t i v e P r o f i l e
of North Carolina at Charlotte Chancellor Jim Woodward is
a builder both
and night. His days are spent overseeing the growth of a
his nights are spent crafting furniture for family and
o d a y i n N o r t h C a r o l i n a
Growth Redefines Cabarrus
$450 million capital investment by the fiber optic cable
giant will create 475 additional jobs by 2004 at the
plant, the largest of its kind in the world.
a r H e e l T r a v e l s
of the Charlotte Museum of History knew they had a winner
opened a new $7 million facility in 1999 in the Queen
Visitors now are beginning to realize it, too.
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