The chairman of Britain's Energy Coast, Brian Wilson, has stepped down after five years at the head of West Cumbria's economic development organisation.
Cumbria County Council has voted to withdraw from the process to find a host community for an underground radioactive waste disposal facility.
Carlisle-based EcoLogicLiving, a supplier of renewable energy and heating technologies, said it would double turnover this year to £3.6m following a £500,000 venture capital investment.
A countryside management firm has been sentenced over the death of a father-of-four who was working on Waterfront business park in Barrow-in-Furness when he was struck by a piece of metal that flew off a strimmer at high speed.
Reading-based Cynergin Consultants has won a £1.5m energy services contract with University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Trust.
Hadrian's Wall Heritage, a not-for-profit company, is seeking a development partner to create a visitor centre at Bowness House Farm in the historic village of Bowness-on-Solway.
Cumbria County Council has picked Balfour Beatty to rebuild a bridge swept away by floods in November 2009.