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How a Massachusetts Power Plant Illustrates America's Fraught Shift to Green Energy

Posted on AllSides August 12th, 2022
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Rick Friedman/Polaris/Newscom

Under a hot July sun, President Joe Biden gazed out over the former home of one of America's largest coal-burning power plants to declare a new "frontier" in the fight against climate change.

Actually, it's just the latest twist in federal policy regarding how Americans get their electricity. One that promises to protect the environment, but might risk the resilience of the electric grid in the process by prioritizing supposedly game-changing public investments in projects like the offshore wind turbines being installed near Martha's Vineyard over incremental environmental improvements in...

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