The study was approved as part of the legislature’s budget, which was vetoed by the governor over other matters.
An ongoing study of how the country’s first offshore wind farm is affecting recreational anglers so far points toward a fairly peaceful coexistence, but there are caveats.
Unusually wet weather hurt planting this year and made wind turbine lease payments extra welcome to farmers.
A state economic development grant is helping to fund an effort to find a cheaper and more effective ice repellent.
The world still needs renewable innovation to match the challenges facing the planet in the coming decades.