Video: New England Launches Nation's First Offshore Wind Farm

Video: New England Launches Nation's First Offshore Wind Farm

The Block Island Wind Farm in Rhode Island is the first offshore wind farm in the United States and competition is heating up among states on the east coast (from the Northeast to the Carolinas) to capture the investment in offshore wind and become the industry leader.

Commissioner Klee Shares CT Plan to Maximize Growth Potential in Clean Energy

Commissioner Klee Shares CT Plan to Maximize Growth Potential in Clean Energy

“Connecticut is committed to moving forward with cheaper, cleaner, and more reliable sources of energy while creating jobs and supporting local economic development,” Robert Klee, Commissioner of the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, told local chamber executives in a briefing call this month. 

Next Week’s Day in Court for EPA’s Clean Power Plan

Next Week’s Day in Court for EPA’s Clean Power Plan

As local chamber leaders, we recognize that energy efficiency and renewable energy deliver real economic development opportunities to communities like ours across the nation. We welcome their inclusion in the Clean Power Plan and strongly encourage state leaders to include energy efficiency and renewable energy as big elements of our state plans.”