State Senator Cliff Hite Urges Local Chambers to Share Their Stories with Legislators
When Ohio State Senator Cliff Hite (R) knocked on the door of one of his constituents asking what he thought of neighboring wind turbines that had recently been constructed in his neighborhood, the man said: “They’re money for my county, and they’re progress.”
Video: New England Launches the Nation's First Offshore Wind Farm in Rhode Island
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.
NC Legislators, Chambers, Businesses Celebrate Clean Energy Innovation
From Greensboro to Kinston, Fayetteville to Raleigh, local chambers, legislators and business leaders gathered this week to celebrate the state’s business and political leaders pioneering innovation in the clean energy space.
$400 Million Project Delivers Jobs, Investments, and Tax Payments
When it comes to big new economic development opportunities, it’s no secret that rural communities sometimes feel left behind. But with the rise of wind energy, that has been changing. And this trend has not been lost on local chamber leaders and others focused on economic development.
MA Local Chamber Sees Economic Benefits in New Energy Project
With an eye toward its potential for attracting investments and jobs, the Cape Cod Canal Region Chamber is about to welcome the development of a first in renewable energy: a test site for capturing the vast energy of the ocean’s tides.