Another election in New England goes in wind power’s favor, as Orland, Maine, votes 439-258 to allow three big turbines to be go in.
Statoil said it would abandon its plans to build an offshore, floating turbine project in Maine. The problem: A governor who kept putting up obstacles.
A utility in Maine is offering up to $15,000 in grants for getting your hands on an electric vehicle, but only organizations can apply.
In Maine, the floating turbine VolturnUS 1:8 is turned on, generating the first offshore wind power in the United States.
The first floating wind turbine in U.S. history goes upright and onto the water in Brewer, Maine, on Friday, on its way to being put in place and connected to the grid.
A 1:8 scale floating turbine is unveiled in Maine, and the plan is to have it in the water and sending power to the grid in less than a month.
In Maine, ORPC’s TidGen energy converter has been in at out of the water a couple of times, but it’s spinning away today, producing clean power.
First Wind plays host to a snowmobile ride-in at a Maine wind farm, and looks forward to a “Ride the Wind” trail system.
Floating wind turbines could very well be coming to the deep waters well off Maine’s coast after state regulators approve a Statoil pilot project.
Statoil’s proposal to build a floating wind turbine demonstration project comes up for discussion again in Maine.