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Dominion to Bid on Ocean City Offshore Wind Site

Energy company Dominion says it plans to bid on a lease for a vast expanse of ocean off Maryland’s coast set aside for the development of wind farms.


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U.S. Tax Credit To Benefit Wind Power In Va.

Advocates of wind power are celebrating the survival of a tax credit for research and development of renewable energy such as wind-generated electricity.


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Washington Government 100 Percent Wind Powered

Washington schools, firehouses, police stations and city offices are now 100 percent wind powered.


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Studies: Wind Potentially Could Power Entire World

Earth has more than enough wind to power the entire world, at least technically, two new studies find.


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Governor O’Malley Makes Personal Push For Offshore Wind Power For Maryland

Maryland’s governor lobbied lawmakers personally Tuesday for one of the key pieces of his environmental agenda, a reworked offshore wind power bill.