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Mass. court rejects challenge to Cape Wind permit

Massachusetts' highest court has rejected claims by opponents of a wind farm off Cape Cod that the project sidestepped proper permitting. Full story

Mass. Gov. candidates spar over Cape Wind, energy

Incumbent Democratic Gov. Deval Patrick was the lone candidate to defend a planned wind farm off Cape Cod at a gubernatorial debate Monday focused on the future of renewable energy in Massachusetts. Full story

Mass. AG: Cape Wind power deal in public interest

The Massachusetts attorney general has recommended that regulators approve a power purchase deal between National Grid PLC and the nation's inaugural offshore wind farm, saying the pact is "in the public interest." Full story

Turbulence for wind farm off Cape Cod

The future of a controversial wind farm off Cape Cod now rests in what would seem to be a friendly Obama administration. But it's tough to tell if Cape Wind's prospects are better or worse. Full story

Tribes win round against wind farm

Federal officials agree to a request by two Indian tribes for special protections for Nantucket Sound, a move that could delay construction of a proposed wind farm off Cape Cod. Full story

Tribe: Wind farm would harm sacred rituals

The Wampanoag — the tribe that welcomed the Pilgrims — say a proposed wind farm on Nantucket Sound would destroy sacred rituals, which require an unblocked view of the horizon. Full story

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