Researchers who analyzed AirBnB rental data before and after construction of the Block Island Wind Farm have found that, contrary to some concerns, the turbines have been linked with increased tourism on the island.
Science Daily. Mon, 06 May 2019 15:01:38 EDT.
Texas won't likely get any offshore wind farms until 2028, a time when power prices will be high enough to justify the expense of engineering and building floating platforms.
L.m. Sixel. Houston Chronicle. Mon, 1 Apr 2019 09:26:17 UTC.
Adding to its existing offshore wind investments, the holding company that owns LEGO has just purchased a U.S. solar power developer.
By John Parnell, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 29 Mar 2019 22:31:00 +0000.
France signed 15 business contracts with China worth billions of euros on Monday, including a multi-plane order with Airbus and a 1 billion euro contract for EDF to build an offshore wind farm in China, the French presidency said.
Reuters. Mon, 25 Mar 2019 13:23:42 -0400.
"The agreement with Coeymans provides for investment in the port's facilities and infrastructure, and commitments for contracts, including salaries for construction-related jobs," offshore wind developer says.
Robin K. Cooper. American City Business Journals. Tue, 05 Mar 2019 19:43:55 +0000.
New York State is soliciting bids to build 800 megawatts of offshore wind energy while New Jersey aims for 3,500 MW by 2030. Hurdles abound, but the Energy Department says the potential capacity for such energy is 2,000 GW.
By Ken Silverstein, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:01:00 -0500.