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Feds reduce area in Atlantic Ocean for wind farm plans off NC coast
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 08/13/2014 - 7:27am.

videoThe US Department of Interior has reduced the areas of the Atlantic Ocean where turbines can be built, dealing a potential blow to North Carolina's hopes for wind farms off the coast.

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Study: Offshore wind farms could tame deadly hurricanes
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Wed, 02/26/2014 - 6:14pm.

videoWhen you think of offshore wind turbines and hurricanes, you might think flying blades of death hurtling toward the shore. But a new study shows offshore wind farms could actually tame beastly storms, making them less deadly and less expensive.

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Brunswick County residents gather to learn about proposed wind turbines
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 9:33pm.

video Residents living in Brunswick County were able to get a good look at what offshore wind turbines might look like off of our coast. Monday evening the Federal Bureau of Ocean Energy Management hosted a public meeting to display their results of a visualization study.

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