Wind Farm

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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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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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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 […]