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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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After the bubble: Indiana oil production falls for second year

This downstate oil well is one of several investments by Midwest Energy Partners, which must work harder to find investors following the downturn in oil prices. | Photo courtesy of Steven Meyer/Midwest Energy

 

March 2, 2017 - 2:12pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Sonita Lontoh

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‘Moving Forward’ deploys technology to break cycle of poverty in Indiana

Peter Yost, left, of Vermont-based BuildingGreen, and Steve Brooks, of Colorado-based OZ Architecture, review concepts for affordable housing at a meeting of Moving Forward in Indianapolis. | Photo courtesy of Energy Systems Network

January 9, 2017 - 3:01pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Landfill generation a gas for Wabash Valley Power

A 6.4-megawatt generating plant that opened last month in White County was the 16th for Wabash Valley Power Association, which leads the state in this type of power. | Photo courtesy of WVPA

November 16, 2016 - 3:40pm

Innovation of the Week: Tesla tries to raise the solar roof

A house with Tesla's solar roof tiles installed | Photo from Tesla Motors

November 1, 2016 - 7:47pm

Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

Duke Energy seeks more incentives for economic development, brownfields

Duke Energy Indiana, the state's largest electricity supplier with 810,000 customers, told the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission it needs more flexibility in offering discounts. | Photo by Eric Delbridge/Crain's Indianapolis

September 15, 2016 - 3:59pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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