Will Wind Power Save the Shore, or Ruin It Forever?

[ad_1] Longform The biggest battle at the Shore these days isn’t over unruly teens, but over a wind-power project that’s pitting green-energy supporters against folks who think the only thing turbines will do is spoil a perfectly good beach. Get a compelling long read and must-have lifestyle tips in your inbox every Sunday morning — … Read more

‘Significantly disruptive’ wind warning for Glasgow issued by forecasters

[ad_1] Glasgow is set to be hit by ‘significantly disruptive’ wind, as the Met Office issue a yellow weather warning across parts of Scotland. Strong winds of up to 60mph in inland areas and 80mph on the coasts are expected to hit Strathclyde and many other parts of the UK, from 10am on Wednesday, September … Read more

Transportation of wind turbine blade caused traffic delays Monday morning

[ad_1] Photo courtesy of Seth Dahle | Special to the Daily Mail Traffic delays and an obstruction of the roadway occured Monday morning when a semi-truck carrying a wind turbine blade attempted to make a left turn at the intersection of Austin Boulevard and Centennial Avenue, in Nevada. This drone photo shows the blade crossing … Read more

A reporter went on the Jones Act Enforcer vessel monitoring Vineyard Wind. What she saw.

[ad_1] NEW BEDFORD — A reporter’s job can take you to many places. It was definitely a new experience for me on a recent day aboard the Jones Act Enforcer vessel leaving from Fish Island.  It took about three hours to get from New Bedford to see the new Vineyard Wind offshore wind site off the coast … Read more

Major county event cancelled due to thunder and wind forecast

[ad_1] A centrepiece of a town’s summer calendar has been cancelled with 24 hours notice due to weather fears. The Stroud Country Show was due to take place at Stratford Park on Saturday (July 15) but has been called off. A message from Stroud District Council said on twitter on Friday (July 14): “Sadly tomorrow’s … Read more