$3.9B renewable energy project in Iowa | GM invests $6.5B in Michigan

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  • DES MOINES, IOWA—MidAmerican Energy proposes a $3.9 billion renewable energy project in Iowa that will explore wind and solar generation and new technologies to advance the company’s transition to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions.
  • INDIANAPOLIS, IN—A tech startup that launched last year out of Indy’s High Alpha venture studio has closed on a $1.5 million seed round of funding. The Juice has a platform that connects sales and marketing professionals to an on-demand hub. The funding round included participation from High Alpha Capital, Indianapolis-based Elevate Ventures, and Service Provider Capital, as well as angel investors.