There’s No Oil in Wisconsin. The Fracking Bust Hit It Anyway.

TREMPEALEAU COUNTY, Wis.—For years, Mary Drangstveit could feel the shale boom reverberating in her kitchen. This spring, oil prices crashed and the rattling ceased. It brought relief for her and distress for some others in her community. Digging stopped at the sand mine next door in Blair, Wis., which had …

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Long Before Nikola Trucks, Trevor Milton Sold Investors on Startups That Faded

In 2009, Trevor Milton drove a Dodge pickup from Utah to Phoenix to show off his latest business idea: a truck using natural gas along with diesel to lower fuel costs. Within months, Mr. Milton’s company had landed a $16 million contract to install the system on up to 800 …

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Temasek looking to expand its platform investments in India, eyes energy & health-tech segments

Temasek India, the global investment firm owned by the Singapore government is looking at expanding its platform investments in India and will double down on its bets in energy and health-tech segments over the next 12-18 months, senior company officials said. Although the pandemic has hurt portfolio firms of most …

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