Posts Tagged ‘ Block Island ’

Deepwater Wind submits application for wind turbines off Block Island

Oct 3rd, 2012 | By

Deepwater Wind announced Tuesday that it has submitted final applications for the major state and federal permits it will need to build a five-turbine wind farm in Rhode Island state waters 3 miles from Block Island. For more on this story, visit: The Day – Deepwater Wind submits application for wind turbines off Block Island

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Wind farm controversy buffets tiny Block Island

May 30th, 2012 | By

The company is competing with Cape Wind in Massachusetts to be the nation’s first offshore wind project. Cape Wind’s project, having withstood a decade of high-profile opposition, is the subject of hearings by Massachusetts utility regulators this month.