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Our Powers Combined

Deepwater and Tesla link up for renewable superteam project Battery storage and wind power are combining forces in a large-scale project for the first time in the United States. Deepwater Wind, a major offshore wind power supplier, announced Monday it will team up with Tesla’s energy storage arm on a 40 MW/h project off the […]

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Strong Island

Long Island wind power project full-go While the Block Island wind farm off the coast of Rhode Island planted its flag as the first offshore wind project in North America, it’s always had a major competitor. Just a hundred-odd miles south, people have been formulating ideas for offshore wind energy along Long Island’s coastline for decades. The […]

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Directly Connected

Don’t Call it a comeback… DC has been here for years, but it’s currently approaching a revival. The variety of electrical current is often viewed as secondary to the longtime dominance of AC (alternating current) in most mainstream applications. But it’s been here, under the radar. Besides being a useful source of wordplay for some journalists’ […]

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For the Love of Christie

N.J. governor stiff-arms wind power project…again Chris Christie, blockin’ bills. The New Jersey governor once again vetoed a bill advocating offshore wind power on May 3. The bill was pushing to give life to a dwindling Fishermen’s Energy 24MW offshore wind project near Atlantic City. It would be the Garden State’s first offshore wind farm. Proponents […]

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