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Cal Poly study: Morro Bay wind power could bring thousands of jobs

By   /  Friday, June 4th, 2021  /  Central Coast, Energy, Green Coast, Latest news, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Cal Poly study: Morro Bay wind power could bring thousands of jobs

A wind farm off the coast of Morro Bay could bring 650 jobs and $262 million in annual economic impact to the Central Coast, and an onshore port to assemble and service wind turbines would be a much bigger economic boost, according to a new study by researchers from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. The Read More →

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Dubroff: Wind, batteries could replace nuclear power on Central Coast

By   /  Friday, May 28th, 2021  /  Central Coast, Columns, Energy, Green Coast, Latest news, Subscriber content, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Dubroff: Wind, batteries could replace nuclear power on Central Coast

Henry Dubroff

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Feds, state reach agreement for Morro Bay offshore wind project

By   /  Tuesday, May 25th, 2021  /  Central Coast, Energy, Green Coast, Latest news, middle, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Feds, state reach agreement for Morro Bay offshore wind project

The U.S. Department of Defense gave the green light on May 25 to 3 gigawatts of offshore wind energy development off the coast of Morro Bay, culminating a years-long collaboration between state and federal regulators to advance the industry on the West Coast. U.S. Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland and California Gov. Gavin Newsom Read More →

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Editorial: Future of turbines is blowing in the wind

By   /  Friday, August 9th, 2013  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: Future of turbines is blowing in the wind

Word that Acconia Energy North American has abandoned plans to build the region’s only wind farm near Lompoc comes amid a surprising resurgence in wind power for California.

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Region’s wind future up in air as Acciona exits

By   /  Friday, August 2nd, 2013  /  Green Coast, Technology, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Region’s wind future up in air as Acciona exits

A Spanish firm is giving up on plans to build the first and only major wind energy project in the region, casting doubt on whether turbines will ever twirl over the Tri-Counties. In July, Acciona Energy North America said it is abandoning plans to build a 3,000-acre wind farm near Lompoc. The Spanish renewable energy Read More →

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Investors sue Continental Wind Power

By   /  Friday, June 21st, 2013  /  Law, Technology, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Investors sue Continental Wind Power

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Thousand Oaks apartments sell to L.A. investors for $51.4M

By   /  Friday, September 7th, 2012  /  Columns, Real Estate  /  Comments Off on Thousand Oaks apartments sell to L.A. investors for $51.4M

The apartment complex drew more than 90 interested buyers and received multiple offers.

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