Co-chairs of SAFE, Pat Gozemba and Jim Mulloy, testified before the Massachusetts Legislature in support of two offshore wind bills.
State-of-the Art Port Electrification Reduces Harmful Emissions
As Crowley Maritime presents its design plans for the Salem wind port, SAFE has been looking to ensure that construction and ongoing operations do not increase air pollution in our local neighborhoods.
Feds Look to Gulf of Maine for Offshore Wind Power
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management has begun to gather input that will help to identify suitable sites for developing offshore wind farms in the Gulf of Maine.
What Should Salem Ask for in a Community Benefits Agreement with New Wind Developers?
The U.S. spends less than 0.5 percent of its GDP on childcare, making it 35th in the world in terms of access, behind most other industrialized countries. Adding a provision for daycare into a CBA would help to make economic opportunity more equitable across our community.
Watch: Birds, Whales and Offshore Wind
Birds, Whales & Offshore Wind now available on youtube. Find out why conservationists support offshore wind and how they are working to ensuring responsible development that protects wildlife.
SATV Airing “Engage: SAFE and Offshore Wind”
Judith Reilly, the host of the League of Women Voters’ cable access show, “Engage,” recently turned her spotlight on the Salem wind port.
Avangrid pulls out of offshore wind contracts
Avangrid, which is behind the 1200-megawatt Commonwealth Wind project, announced recently that it is pulling out of the power purchase agreements it had negotiated last spring. The decision is unlikely to impact Salem's new wind port.
Birds, Whales, and Offshore Wind
AFE kicks off the New Year with a program on the opportunities and challenges that wind turbines pose for endangered species such as the North Atlantic Right Whale, migrating birds, and fish and lobster that are critical to the local fishing community.
SAFE Submits Comments on Wind Port
SAFE submitted a letter with our comments on the Crowley application to build out the wind port to the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs.
“We Have to Create a Sense That There’s Enough for Us All” – Building the Just Transition to Offshore Wind in Salem
In this interview, SAFE's Pat Gozemba and Bonnie Bain discuss what SAFE is doing to ensure that the offshore wind industry provides quality jobs to Salem's environmental justice community.