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Off-shore wind

Last week the foundations for five wind turbines were towed into place off Block Island, 13 miles east of Rhode Island in the Atlantic Ocean. Scheduled to go online in 2016, they will be the first offshore wind turbines in the United States.
Jul 29, 2015   The New York Times - Business Day
A ceremonial groundbreaking kicked off what will become the country's first off-shore wind project near Block Island in Rhode Island.
Apr 28, 2015   Providence Journal
Experts say the switch to renewables has more to do with political will and market forces than available technologies.
Apr 10, 2013   Huffington Post
Creating a centralized authority for approving infrastructure projects can help the U.S. to meet environmental goals, experts say.
Feb 25, 2013   Huffington Post