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US OKs $47m for wind turbines off Va. coast

Dominion Virginia Power is receiving up to $47 million from the U.S. Energy Department to help pay for the construction of two offshore wind turbines.

Wednesday - 05/07/2014, 05:26pm EDT

Tags: Dominion Virginia Power, Department of Energy

Va.'s largest electric utility updates energy plan

Dominion Virginia Power has submitted an updated long-range energy plan to state regulators that proposes a heavy reliance on natural gas, but also includes large-scale solar power generation and wind power.

Friday - 08/30/2013, 06:00pm EDT

Tags: Dominion Power, solar energy,

Offshore winds focus of Va. meeting

An authority promoting the development of wind power off Virginia's coast is scheduled to meet in Richmond.

Wednesday - 05/22/2013, 12:03pm EDT


Wind project deemed aviation navigation hazard

The developer of the proposed Fourmile Ridge wind power project says it is working to overcome objections by federal aviation officials.

Tuesday - 02/19/2013, 04:09pm EST

Tags: Fourmile Ridge,

Maryland House passes offshore wind bill

Saturday - 03/31/2012, 07:52am EDT

Tags: Martin OMalley

Wind power looks likely for Va., but hurdles remain

They've been talked about for years. Now, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and New Jersey are actively seeking companies willing to build offshore windmills to produce electricity.

Monday - 02/06/2012, 07:48am EST

Tags: Jonathan Miles, James Madison University, Ken Salazar