Weekly Wire RoundUp: $44M Wind Farm, AmPac, Riverside Job Fair, and More

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Dec 26, 2021

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This week we covered the following news stories.

The California Business Comeback Guide

California Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (Go-Biz) has published ‘The California Business Comeback guide, which contains rich information about funding opportunities, relief programs, and incentives that businesses in California can avail of.

$44M Wind Farm

A leading infrastructure company called “Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc.” announced one of its subsidiaries. White Construction will build a $44 million, 60 MW utility-scale wind farm in Riverside County, California. The project is expected to commence in the first quarter of 2022, with targeted completion by the first quarter of 2023.

The project comprises:

  • Fifteen wind turbines
  • Two substations and meteorological evaluation towers (METs)
  • An underground electrical collector system

AmPac Business Capital 

AmPac, a certified lender for the SBA (Small Business Administration) founded in 2005, launched a Growth Resource Center called ‘Entrepreneur Ecosystem,’ which includes co-working space, growth resource training centers, and conference room space for entrepreneurs. 

Riverside Job Fair 2022

Bank of America (BoA) has sponsored a job fair for the upcoming talent of Riverside County. The event is scheduled on Thursday, January 20th, at the Galleria at Tyler from 4:30 – 7:30 pm.

Apart from helping students find jobs and employers access talent, the event will also help attendees ace up their LinkedIn profiles to stand out among a sea of job candidates.

SBDC’s Webinar Series

SBDC will hold a series of webinars for small businesses to become certified to do business with the Department of General Services (DGS). This three-week series will be hosted every Wednesday, January 12-26, from 1-2 PM.

Inland Empire State of Entrepreneurship Report 2021

The five-year trend for the rate of new entrepreneurs shows that the Inland Empire region has a higher rate of new entrepreneurs than at the national level. However, the report reveals that the ‘Inland Empire lags overall in creating opportunity-based firms. Since 2018, the Inland Empire has been primarily driven by necessity entrepreneurship, as opportunity entrepreneurship has continuously declined from 2018 to 2020; in 2020-2021, this downward trend continued.’


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