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Offshore Wind Energy

Major U.S. Offshore Wind Project Gets $600 Million Loan

AP | Posted 04.28.2014 | Green

BOSTON (AP) — The board of a Danish export credit agency has approved a $600 million loan to the Cape Wind offshore energy project, the project's pr...

Will U.S. See Offshore Wind By 2014?

Posted 10.06.2012 | Green

From Earth Techling's Pete Danko: While Cape Wind in Massachusetts -- still at least two years from beginning ocean construction -- can surely clai...

Nothing Blowing in the U.S. Wind Energy Sector

Daniel J. Graeber | Posted 04.10.2012 | Green
Daniel J. Graeber

The United Kingdom, a country that's about the size of Oregon, is already the world leader in installed offshore wind capacity. How much offshore wind energy is installed in the United States? None.

Spillproof: Why Offshore Wind Should Replace Offshore Drilling

Jackie Savitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jackie Savitz

Some argue there are environmental impacts of offshore wind power, but here's never been a single wind-mining disaster, no ground water contamination from wind fracking and no clean up needed from a massive wind spill.