Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Marketplace

Holiday hiring hustle and bustle

Nov 15, 2019

Latest Episodes

Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Marketplace Morning Report
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Marketplace Morning Report
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Marketplace Morning Report
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Marketplace Morning Report
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Marketplace Morning Report
Download
HTML Embed
HTML EMBED
Click to Copy
Weather Economy

More than flipping a switch: Power companies fight outages

by Dan Gorenstein Oct 31, 2012
Electricity is coming back for those who lost power because of Sandy. Two days after the storm, about six million people on the East Coast are still in the dark, down from a high of eight and a half million.…
Weather Economy

Outages create nomads in search of electricity

by Dan Bobkoff Oct 30, 2012
Superstorm Sandy has stranded millions of people without power. Many are on the move in search of a working outlet to recharge their phones.
Weather Economy

Sandy hits, power goes out: The grid needs to wise up

by Scott Tong Oct 29, 2012
The power grid is too large, too dependent on distant electricity supplies and not smart enough to pass the hurricane test. The result: long power outages. Upgrading to a more reliable grid will cost billions and take decades.
Weather Economy

Hurricane Sandy could cost billions in damages

by Shannon Mullen Oct 29, 2012
Hurricane Sandy is expected to cause widespread power outages in the Northeast, where utility companies and other businesses are still recovering from the last big storm.

A different kind of 'power' broker in Chicago

by Marketplace Contributor Oct 26, 2012
Voters in the Windy City to decide whether City Hall can negotiate for cheaper electricity rates.

India more tolerant of power losses than China would be

by Rob Schmitz Jul 31, 2012
Indian electricity bosses are less accountable than their Chinese counterparts even though India is a democracy and China a one-party state.

What India must do to have a modern power grid

by Scott Tong Jul 31, 2012
India needs many more generating plants to keep up with exploding demand for electricity, but the distribution system is so corrupt that investors are reluctant to put money in new plants.

Invest in Marketplace today

Ask not what Marketplace can do for you, but what you can do for Marketplace.

To convert to gas or electric?

by Scott Tong Jul 20, 2012
A faster-cooking kitchen range is the incentive for one family to switch to natural gas. But if you hope to save money, that's just the start.

Why we need to build a smart grid -- fast

by Molly Wood Apr 12, 2012
A new book details our fragile electrical system. Plus, Shakespeare broken down and 3D chocolate printing.

Space weather has economic impacts on earth

by Adriene Hill Jan 24, 2012
Rough space weather is leading some flights to change their course, and experts on the lookout for power outages.