Dominion Virginia Power Wins Federal Offshore Wind Auction

Sep 5, 2013 Full story: Electric Energy Online 45

Dominion Virginia Power, a subsidiary of Dominion , bid $1.6 million to win the lease for 112,800 acres of federal land off the coast of Virginia to develop an offshore wind turbine farm capable of generating up to 2,000 megawatts of electricity, enough for 700,000 homes.

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The Dude

Bumpass, VA

#41 May 16, 2014
BTW, what the hell are you doing in Squim?
Alison Young

Gold, India

#42 May 20, 2014
Solar energy refers primarily to the use of solar radiation for practical ends. However, all renewable energies, other than geothermal and tidal, derive their energy from the sun. Solar Energy is using in Cooking, Water Heating, Generate Electricity etc.

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Vienna, VA

#43 May 26, 2014
Used, no. Heard, yes.

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Vienna, VA

#44 May 26, 2014
Alison,
Unfortunately, in the guise,(solar energy in general) solar is also responsible for the deaths of about 4.3 million people each year, mostly from the cooking part.

Since: Mar 13

Vienna, VA

#45 May 26, 2014
Dang... "in THAT guise, "

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