Coast Guard marks massive green energy effort with wind turbine raising in Southwest Harbor

SOUTHWEST HARBOR, MAINE — The U.S. Coast Guard in Maine will mark a year-long effort to implement various green energy initiatives by raising a wind turbine that will provide power to Coast Guard housing during a ceremony in Southwest Harbor, Maine, Fri., Aug. 27, 2010.

Coast Guard to announce major tidal energy initiative on Earth Day

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine – In observance of Earth Day, the Coast Guard will announce details of a new tidal energy plan at a press conference here Wednesday.