Brayton Point is getting a new owner, but it still won’t be saved from the wrecking ball. The massive coal-fired power plant on the South Coast will be acquired by Houston’s Dynegy Inc. in a $3.45 billion deal
Standing in a sunny gravel lot near the Burlington bike path, Mayor Miro Weinberger heralded the city's new project, called Waterfront Access North, as the most significant infrastructure development on the waterfront in about two decades
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- On Wednesday, PolitiFact Rhode Island rated as False a statement by Deepwater Wind CEO Jeffrey Grybowski that offshore wind power is “significantly less expensive than solar energy.”
PORTLAND, Maine — Portland-based Ocean Renewable Power Co. has been awarded two federal grants worth nearly $5 million to help develop the company’s tidal power technology, U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree, D-Maine, announced Thursday.
The Maine Department of Environmental Protection has again missed critical deadlines and cost the state its authority to set terms in the federal relicensing of dam projects, raising concerns for environmentalists and at least one key lawmaker.
MACHIAS, Maine — The Navy’s plan to put a power cable under Machias Bay has generated concern among scallop fisherman, and has some questioning the number of jobs that may be eliminated when the communications station in Cutler connects to the power grid
BRATTLEBORO -- The announcement that the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant is closing brought cheers from nuclear critics and anguish from the plant's defenders, but a new fight is brewing over how long its owners should be given to dismantle the reactor.