offshore wind power

NEW SHOREHAM, Rhode Island, July 27 (Reuters) - Rhode Island's Deepwater Wind will start installing the foundations for North
In May, the New Jersey state appeals court agreed with the state's Board of Public Utility's decision to reject a plan by
It may be hard to believe, but plans are underway to power a conservative Texas community with 100% wind- and solar-powered electricity.
When Governor Andrew Cuomo decided to ban fracking in New York State in December 2014, New Yorkers thought their worries were over. They were wrong.
Conventional wind facilities on land, while essential for the renewable energy sector, are troubled by the intermittency of wind strength. But offshore wind facilities could offer an efficient means of drawing a highly abundant source of energy.
If you are an environmental lawyer, there is nothing more deflating than reading a judge's decision that clinically rejects all your best arguments. I know because I have had my share of losing environmental cases.
Other countries are taking offshore wind development far more seriously than the U.S. It's not too late, but the U.S. needs to up its game to see offshore wind as a scalable, commercial sector.
There are a lot of great things Europe has that the U.S. doesn't -- comfortable taxis, good table wine, Idris Elba -- and then there's offshore wind, lots and lots of offshore wind.
Unfortunately, LePage chose to base his veto message on a desire to undo a deal already in place with Statoil to develop an offshore wind-power pilot project and allow the process to be reopened so the University of Maine can put in a competing bid.
The U.S. Department of Interior said Tuesday its Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will hold the first ever competitive
The idea is that when offshore turbines are producing more electricity than the grid needs – overnight or on weekends, for
Twelve years after Jim Gordon, a New England developer of natural gas plants, launched his effort to build the country's first offshore wind project, the effort is mired in a bureaucratic tangle of permits, sign-offs and lawsuits.
“Holding competitive lease sales on the wind-rich east coast is ushering in a new chapter in America’s development of renewable
The entire area under consideration should be available to offshore wind energy, Pruitt said after the meeting, adding that
Deepwater has an agreement to sell power from the Block Island array to National Grid. “Based on this intensive, three-year
On August 27th, the club’s leadership joined New Jersey legislators at the Paulsboro Marine Terminal to demand the state’s
Brittany Gibbons, a senior at SUNY Oswego, thinks that there is a happy medium to be found between preserving the environment
The United Kingdom, a country that's about the size of Oregon, is already the world leader in installed offshore wind capacity. How much offshore wind energy is installed in the United States? None.
If measured by the turnout at the rally at the Annapolis state house yesterday, of all the issues confronting the Maryland General Assembly, offshore wind power enjoys the most energetic public support.