| Dec 9, 2014
| 8:15 AM
In the past two or three weeks, The Sun has printed at least three letters dealing with the Somerset County wind farm ("Wind project raises serious safety, health concerns," Dec. 6). They differed so much in content that it was almost impossible to see...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 3:25 PM
The Malloy administration's high-profile plan to buy clean energy from a wind farm in northern Maine has survived a legal challenge that argued that the nearly $1 billion contract violated federal energy laws.
In September 2013, the state Department...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 9:43 AM
The energy landscape in Illinois is set to change in dramatic fashion in 2015.
By year-end, the state could see an oil boom downstate, nuclear plants on the chopping block and forward momentum for a wind-power superhighway to carry wind-generated...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Highland Park High School's Green School Initiative club hopes to eventually help the school use solar energy to generate most of its electricity.
Club member Garren Kalter, a sophomore, says he might graduate before solar panels get purchased and...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 4:08 AM
More than five dozen giant turbines erected on a remote mesa in western New Mexico began churning out power for the state's largest electric provider on New Year's Day.
Tapping into the multimillion-dollar Red Mesa Wind Energy Center marks the latest...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 4:34 PM
A politically divisive Eastern Shore wind energy project hit a new roadblock Thursday, as the Pentagon lodged a formal objection to it, saying the towering turbines would interfere with operations at Naval Air Station Patuxent River across the...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 2:14 PM
If amateur art critics don't like the look of the latest sculpture by Orlando artist collective Shine Shed, they can change it.
The untitled towering work debuts Saturday night at Orlando's annual Creative City Project, which brings free theater, music,...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 4:55 PM
To the editor: I have driven through and visited the Silurian Valley on trips to and from Death Valley. The road from Baker north to Death Valley is a journey through time: vast, beautiful, haunting. Now an energy firm from Spain wants to place a solar...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 12:28 PM
BOSTON — Supporters and detractors of the proposed $2.5 billion wind farm in Cape Cod waters say the project is in peril now that National Grid and NStar, a subsidiary of Northeast Utilities, have decided to terminate their contracts to buy power...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 8:11 AM
For my company, developer of the Great Bay wind project in Somerset County, what a difference a year makes.
Last November we were wrapping up agreement with a technical team at Patuxent River Naval Air Station (PAX) resolving all concerns that had...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 10:04 AM
Just two years ago, this Texas town known mostly for its annual rattlesnake roundup seemed to be on the brink of a transformation.
Expecting a huge influx of oil workers, local leaders spent tens of millions of dollars to improve the courthouse, build...