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SOLAR JOBS declined in both Rhode Island and the United States from 2017 to 2018, according to a report from the Solar Foundation. Above, a graph of U.S. solar jobs from 2010 to 2018, as well as a projection for 2019. / COURTESY BLOOMBERG NEWS

Solar jobs shrink again as tariffs bite industry

NEW YORK - United States solar jobs fell for a second straight year as companies delayed projects in anticipation of President Donald Trump’s import...
ENERGY MANAGEMENT INC. has notified the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management that it has terminated the offshore wind development lease it received in 2010, ending the Boston-based developer's efforts to build Cape Wind, what was once expected to become the first offshore wind farm in the U.S. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/CHRIS RATCLIFFE

What was once hailed as first U.S. offshore wind farm is...

NEW YORK – Cape Wind, the offshore wind project off the coast of Massachusetts that drew the ire of the Kennedy and Koch families, is officially...
THE FIRST ITERATION OF A TAX overhaul bill in the House of Representatives proposed reducing and cutting tax breaks for renewable energy companies. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/KEN JAMES

Fossil-fuel friendly tax plan spares oil, not solar, wind or Tesla

NEW YORK - The tax overhaul proposed in the U.S. House looks like a better bet for oil and natural gas companies than solar...
BIG INSTITUTIONS - such as the U.S. armed forces - are signing deals for renewable energy, much of it the result of growing wind energy farms in the Great Plains, including the Colorado Highlands Wind Farm in Fleming, Colo. / BLOOMBERG NEWS PHOTO/MATTHEW STAVER

Waging America’s wars using renewable energy

NEW YORK - A major player in U.S. renewable energy happens to be a five-sided building in Virginia usually associated with deployment of power...

U.S. considers 800-megawatt floating wind farm in California

NEW YORK - The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is evaluating a proposal for the first offshore wind project in California. The agency said...

Dong planning world’s biggest offshore wind farm for U.S. waters

NEW YORK - Dong Energy A/S, the most prolific offshore- wind developer, is planning a power plant in U.S. waters that may eventually be...

Dominion to seek offshore wind bids after nixing costly proposal

Dominion Resources Inc., owner of Virginia’s largest utility, plans to solicit another round of bids for an offshore wind farm after rejecting an earlier...
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