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New wind farms would dot US coastlines under Biden plan

12 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Seven major offshore wind farms would be developed on the East and West coasts and in the Gulf of Mexico under a plan announced Wednesday by the Biden administration.
The projects are part of President Joe Biden's plan to deploy 30 gigawatts of offshore wind energy by 2030, generating enough electricity to power more than 10 million homes.
Interior Secretary Deb Haaland said her department hopes to hold lease sales by 2025 off the coasts of Maine, New York and the mid-Atlantic, as well as the Carolinas, California, Oregon and the Gulf of Mexico. The projects are part of...
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Biden administration announces plans for massive expansion of wind farms off US coasts

Biden administration announces plans for massive expansion of wind farms off US coasts

12 days ago   |   By Post Gazette

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is exploring leasing sales in the Gulf of Maine, New York Bight, central Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico, as well as offshore the Carolinas, California and Oregon.
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Will Boston's next mayor enforce the COVID-19 vaccination mandate?

Will Boston's next mayor enforce the COVID-19 vaccination mandate?

In the final debate before the mayoral election, candidates Michelle Wu and Annissa Essaibi George faced the fact that they may need to penalize or fire hundreds of city employees. Read more ...

Heartwarming video captures opposing teams celebrating together over...

Heartwarming video captures opposing teams celebrating together over player's first touchdown

An incredible moment caught on camera in Friday night's game against two New Mexico high school football teams. Read more ...

Wicker Park man charged in August Noble Square fatal shooting

Wicker Park man charged in August Noble Square fatal shooting

CHICAGO - Police have arrested and charged a Wicker Park man linked to the fatal shooting of a 34-year-old man last August in the city's Noble Square neighborhood. Tommie... Read more ...

Person responsible for guns on Baldwin set was new to the job

Person responsible for guns on Baldwin set was new to the job

Armorer had just finished working on Nicolas Cage film Read more ...

Police investigating inmate death at MDC

Police investigating inmate death at MDC

Officials say that the age and gender of the inmate is unknown. Read more ...

America in need of truck drivers amid supply chain crisis

According to the American Trucking Associations, the industry is short a record 80,000 drivers further aggravating the nation's troubled supply chain just ahead of the holiday... Read more ...

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CDC extends cruise line health rules until mid-January

WASHINGTON - Federal health officials on Monday extended for nearly three more months its rules that cruise ships must follow to sail during the pandemic. The U.S. Centers for... Read more ...

Bucs fan potentially lost millions of dollars by returning Brady's 600th TD ball

Bucs fan potentially lost millions of dollars by returning Brady's 600th TD ball

"I think that ball would probably sell, to the right person, for $2-3 million," said the owner of a Massachusetts sports memorabilia store. Read more ...

Woman taken to hospital, person of interest identified in Okolona shooting...

Woman taken to hospital, person of interest identified in Okolona shooting, LMPD says

A woman was transported to a hospital after she was wounded in a shooting Monday night in the Okolona area. Read more ...