Feb 28, 2014 Snow, rain, wind, and ice are across the U.S. this year in one of the more dreadful winters on record. With unexpected weather comes unexpected costs.
Feb 17, 2014 Winter weather is mostly a drag on the economy, but a few businesses love it
Feb 17, 2014 A business opportunity for firms that make de-icer with everything from the remnants of rum to beet juice.
Feb 13, 2014 Retail numbers out today don’t look great, sales fell by 0.4 percent in January— when you take into account “seasonal adjustment”.
Sep 2, 2013 Leveraging massive amounts of computing power to predict weather and explore the galaxy.
Aug 15, 2013 How the company translates tidal waves of real time data to make renewable energy plants more efficient by predicting the weather.
Jul 18, 2013 A heat wave covering the Midwest and Northeast is expected to peak today -- and with it, demand for electricity to power air conditioning. People may be asked to conserve, but power grids expect they'll meet demand.
Jul 15, 2013 Tobacco is a drought resistant plant. But this year, the weather has been anything but dry in major tobacco growing states like Kentucky, North Carolina and Georgia.