Opponents of a proposed wind farm in Nantucket Sound have filed a federal lawsuit saying the state overstepped its authority when it brokered an agreement for a major utility to buy power from the project.
BOSTON (CBS) -The President and CEO of the Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound, Audra Parker talks with Dan about the opposition to Cape Wind. Cape Wind, a wind energy source, has been met with the […]
As it seeks investors, a project off the Massachusetts coast that aims to be the nation’s first offshore wind farm must reach fast-approaching benchmarks or risk missing out on hundreds of millions in critical funding.
The 11-member Massachusetts congressional delegation has sent a letter to the U.S. Secretary of Energy urging him to approve a loan guarantee for the Cape Wind offshore wind power project.
The long-planned Cape Wind offshore wind farm is moving its headquarters to a Cape Cod marina as it nears its projected start of construction, project officials said Thursday.
The Massachusetts utility NStar has agreed to buy power from the proposed Cape Wind offshore wind farm for more than double what electricity from conventional sources is projected to cost.
Gov. Deval Patrick’s administration says Northeast Utilities and NStar have agreed to purchase power from Cape Wind as a condition of a proposed merger of the utilities.
A panel of experts appointed by the state says wind turbines do not pose serious health risks for nearby residents.
The long-planned Cape Wind offshore wind project is unlikely to be producing electricity by mid-2015.
The state’s highest court has upheld a deal in which the electric utility National Grid agreed to buy power from the planned Cape Wind offshore wind farm.