Author Archives: Benjamin Storrow

Can Offshore Wind Power Revive U.S. Ports?

Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey and Maryland are all eyeing up manufacturing and maintenance businesses that would support wind energy

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Nevada Boosts Solar Power, Reversing Course

Can the state’s “net metering” law serve as a national model for integrating rooftop solar into the grid?

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Governors Face Pressure to Distance Themselves from Trump on Climate

Republican governors in blue and purple states are confronting a gulf between Trump and voters frustrated with his decision on the Paris accord

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Governors Pledge Climate Action in Face of Possible Paris Withdrawal

However, states cannot be expected to lead international efforts to tackle global warming

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Republican Governors Urge White House to Stay in Climate Pact

The governors of Massachusetts and Vermont say their states are already feeling the brunt of climate change

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The Rise of Wind Power in Texas

Wind’s competitiveness in the Lone Star State has been helped by the expansion of transmission capacity and market reforms

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Coal Will Walk A Ledge in 2017

Rising prices and demand will heighten the fight between coal and natural gas for market share

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