The Offshore Wind Industry’s Urgent Need

The offshore wind industry is developing rapidly. Last year, the use of wind energy grew with 19% in the EU.

Manufacturers Association Opposes Cape Wind Power Deal (USA)

The Rhode Island Manufacturers Association has filed a brief with the state Supreme Court that opposes a ...

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Mayors Not Sold on Offshore Wind Turbines (Canada)

The mayors of the three Lambton County municipalities bordering Lake Huron are cool to the idea of erecting ...

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Offshore Wind Farm Placement Conditioned by Bird ...

Scientists from the BioDiversity Research Institute in Gorham have documented what they say is a significant ...

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A Wind Farm in Deep Water off the U.S. Coast

Deepwater Wind, a company based in Providence, Rhode Island, has drawn up plans for what could be the largest wind ...

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Deval Patrick’s Shift on Turbine Plans Will Not be so ...

A broken campaign pledge by Gov. Deval Patrick could end up costing Massachusetts ratepayers big bucks if yet ...

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Cape Wind Bring Opportunities to Insurance Industry (USA)

The federal approval of the first wind farm to be built on water in the United States marks a new era for renewable ...

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Fishermen Raising Money for Cape Wind Lawsuit at ...

Well more than 100 fishermen and their supporters turned out at the Portuguese-American Club Saturday night for the ...

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New Hampshire residents still indicative on Offshore ...

Wind-energy projects are starting to pop up in New Hampshire, but people hoping to see off-shore wind farms are ...

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USA First Offshore Wind Farm Lacks Buyers

The nation’s first wind farm, planned off Cape Cod, Mass., fought a bruising battle for approval. Now, it ...

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Cape Wind Needs Buyers (USA)

Cape Wind has outlasted a decade of government review, a slew of court brawls and fierce opposition from mariners, ...

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USA to Concentrate More on Offshore Wind Than Offshore Oil

Offshore windmills used to create energy are unfamiliar territory to most in south Louisiana. But some say the ...

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Funding for Offshore Wind Research Also in Doubt (USA)

The scrapping of a massive federal spending bill Thursday will have a varied impact on education, transportation ...

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NaiKun Wind Releases Year-End Financial Results (Canada)

NaiKun Wind Energy Group Inc. (TSX-Venture: NKW) today announced its financial results for the year ended September ...

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Wind Power Can Supply 24% of New England Demand (USA)

New England’s land and ocean winds blow strong enough to supply nearly a quarter of the region’s ...

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BOEMRE Begins Work on First Geological and Geophysical ...

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) today announced it has begun work to ...

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Offshore Wind Power Update

A wind farm is a group of wind turbines in the same location used for production of electric power. Individual ...

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Greenpeace Files Complaint Considering Radio Ad (USA)

Greenpeace, the global environmental advocacy group, has filed a formal complaint with the Internal Revenue Service ...

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American Offshore Wind Sector Still Generating News

There’s no shortage of developments in the US offshore wind power sector these days even though there is still not ...

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130 People Attended The Island Institute Conference ...

Lobstermen, politicians, environmentalists, scientists and representatives of dozens of other coastal ...

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Gov. Bob McDonnell Receives Early Birthday Present From ...

Environmentalists brought Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) an early birthday present Wednesday — and they brought it ...

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Montgomery County Council Approves Resolution About ...

The Montgomery County Council approved a resolution Tuesday that supports the state’s potential use of ...

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Maine Held Offshore Wind Conference (USA)

The State of Maine has been talking about developing offshore wind power for the past three or four years — ...

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Stealth Offshore Wind Turbines (USA)

Stealth technology for wind turbines is just one of the latest examples of advances in wind power that aim to make ...

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Federal Tax Cut Package Could Help Cape Wind (USA)

The enhanced federal tax cut package expected to be voted on next week could include a windfall for Cape Wind and ...

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Wind Farm Foe Criticized Governor Patrick (USA)

The Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound, the nonprofit group that has spearheaded opposition to the nation’s first ...

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Massachusetts Groups Appeal Cape Wind Power Deal (USA)

A Massahusetts business group on Monday appealed a power purchase agreement between National Grid and the ...

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Cooperation Seen as Key to R.I., Mass. Offshore Wind ...

Federal regulators met Friday with state officials from Rhode Island and Massachusetts to discuss the two states’ ...

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