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NStar, Northeast Utilities To Buy Cape Wind Power In Merger

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.


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Mass. Expert Panel Sees No Serious Health Risks From Wind Turbines

A panel of experts appointed by the state says wind turbines do not pose serious health risks for nearby residents.


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Grid Manager: Cape Wind Unlikely Done By Mid-2015

The long-planned Cape Wind offshore wind project is unlikely to be producing electricity by mid-2015.


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SJC Confirms Cape Wind-National Grid Power Deal

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.


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Ruling That Cape Wind Presents No Aviation Hazard Is Overturned

A Decision from the U.S. Court of Appeals said the FAA didn’t adequately determine whether the planned 130 turbines, each 440 feet tall, would pose a danger to pilots


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Merger May Impact Cape Offshore Wind Farm

The nation’s first offshore wind farm enjoys high-profile federal and state backing, but it hasn’t been able to win over one important party: the second-largest utility in Massachusetts.


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NStar To Buy Power From Three Land Wind Farms

Massachusetts regulators have approved deals by the state’s second-largest utility to buy power from three land wind farms.


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Gov. Patrick Discusses Renewable Energy’s Importance For Mass. Economy

Todd Gutner sat down with Gov. Deval Patrick to talk about the importance of renewable energy to the Massachusetts economy.


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Mass. Indian Tribe To Sue Over Cape Wind Project

A Martha’s Vineyard American Indian tribe has announced that its tribal government has authorized a lawsuit against a wind farm project off Cape Cod.


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Feds OK Construction Plan For Cape Wind Farm

U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is heading to Boston to reveal more details Tuesday about the progress of what would be the nation’s first offshore wind farm.