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
WARREN, Maine — Owner John Barnstein has run his Route 1 poultry business for nearly 30 years, providing roaster chickens to customers year-round and fresh turkeys for the holidays But Barnstein’s operations have run afoul of some federal and local regulations and he now is struggling to keep Maine-ly Poultry open.
MONHEGAN ISLAND, Maine — When Winnie and John Murdock, longtime residents of Monhegan Island, heard the University of Maine did not receive a large grant for its offshore wind power project near their home, they “did a little happy dance.”
State lawmakers are currently considering a Senate bill, S. 1225, that would require Massachusetts to divest its pension fund from fossil fuel companies because of concerns about the impact of fossil fuel on climate change.
While people in the state’s business community were disappointed by Wednesday’s news that Maine Aqua Ventus will not receive a $47 million federal grant to develop its offshore wind energy project, many immediately began looking for a silver lining in the U.S. Department of Energy’s decision.