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Biden Opens California’s Coast to Wind Farms

WASHINGTON - The thought that wind farms in the Pacific would be churned up and generating clean energy to power homes and businesses has long been rejected due to logistical challenges arising from a deep seabed Opposition from the…

U.S. provides go-ahead for first main offshore wind farm

The U.S. offshore wind sector took a giant step forward on Tuesday after authorities gave the go-ahead to build and operate the 800-megawatt Vineyard Wind 1 project.In a statement, the US Department of the Interior described the development…

Biden Administration Declares a Main Offshore Wind Plan

Much of the Biden Plan is to use the federal government to help states meet existing goals like New York and New Jersey. For example, the transportation division announced $ 230 million for port authorities to build storage areas and other…

Wyoming Coal Nation Pivots, Reluctantly, to Wind Farms

RAWLINS, Wyo. - Die unterirdische Kohleschicht half, Siedler in diesen schrubbigen, windgepeitschten Teil des südlichen Wyoming zu bringen, wo Generationen in den Minen einen festen Gehaltsscheck fanden und stolz darauf waren, die Nation…

A Monster Wind Turbine Is Upending an Business

A wind turbine swirls over a strip of land at the mouth of the port of Rotterdam, which is so large that it is difficult to photograph. The turning diameter of its rotor is longer than two American football fields. Later models will be…