Jul 20 2016

Big Winds Blowing in the Big Apple

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After 130 years of worrying about making a good first impression, Lady Liberty might soon get some relief. Before catching a glimpse of the iconic green lady, weary travelers sailing into New York could now be greeted first by iconic green energy: offshore wind turbines. In the next 24 hours, the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) is expected to approve the […]

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Jun 30 2016

Brexit: A Sea of Uncertainty for Ocean Renewables?

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First things first. Like most Americans, I don’t know squat about Brexit. It just seems like one of those far-away things to laugh about. Like when late-night host Stephen Colbert quipped1, following wimpy Iceland’s stunning defeat of powerhouse England in the Euro Cup soccer tournament on Monday night: “This is the worst thing to happen to England in […]

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