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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.

09/25/2011

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Fishermen Wary As Feds Seek Offshore Wind Interest

The future of the wind industry off Massachusetts may take shape inside a crookedly-drawn area of ocean about 14 miles south of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket.

04/03/2011

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Former Adversary Turns Wind Farm Friend, Plans Tours

A Massachusetts ferry company that once raised concerns about construction of a wind farm in Nantucket Sound is now embracing the energy project as a tourist destination.

03/21/2011

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Offshore Wind Co. Holds Meeting For Mass. Fishers

A fishing industry-owned offshore wind company is inviting fishermen to a meeting on wind farm development off the Massachusetts coast.

01/30/2011

Offshore wind firm to be based in Providence

A company seeking to build a wind farm off the coast of Block Island is establishing its corporate headquarters in Providence.

09/13/2010

Court rejects challenge to Cape Wind permit

The state’s highest court has rejected claims by opponents of a wind farm in Nantucket Sound that the project sidestepped proper permitting.

08/31/2010

GOP again blocks wind turbine bill in Senate

A Republican lawmaker has again blocked the Massachusetts Senate from taking a final vote on a bill that backers say will make it easier to site wind turbine facilities.

08/30/2010

RI OK's wind farm agreement

The Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission has approved a power purchase agreement for a proposed wind farm off the coast of Block Island.

08/11/2010

Group challenges law on RI wind farm proposal

An environmental advocacy group is challenging a state law aimed at speeding the regulatory process for the construction of a wind farm off the coast of Block Island. The law, passed this year by the […]

07/06/2010

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