Posts tagged with ‘offshore wind’

  • Islanded Grids Featured at the 2017 Island Energy Conference: Charting Transitions

    The Island Energy Conference (IEC), hosted by the Island Institute and the Islanded Grid Resource Center, brings together 150 island leaders and energy experts to discuss common energy challenges and to learn more about resources that exist to address these challenges. This year’s event highlighted how New England’s islands are charting the course toward…
  • Communities matter in offshore wind development

    By Suzanne MacDonald This piece was originally published on the Island Institute blog. How New England Island Communities Can Inform the Creation of a U.S. Offshore Wind Industry Like moths to a flame, the press was all over the start of construction on the Block Island Wind Farm last July.  After a decade-plus of starts and lawsuit-induced stops, America…