Posts Tagged ‘fishermen’

Dutch fishermen to sail fleet into Amsterdam in wind turbine protest

Workers say they are taking action in response to vast amount of windfarms being constructed in their waters The Netherlands may be the land of the windmill, but fishermen are planning a major protest on Saturday against the Dutch government’s latest wind turbine construction in the North Sea, with an armada of fishing boats sailing […]

Fishermen air concerns about Vineyard Wind

The Hebrew Center in Tisbury was full for the Vineyard Wind presentation and Q and A Tuesday night. -Gabrielle Mannino Islanders gather at the Hebrew Center on Tuesday night for the Vineyard Wind presentation and Q and A. Before the presentation, attendees had a chance to look at informational posters and talk with Vineyard Wind, […]

Our View: Building trust with fishermen is key for wind energy companies

There's a lot of buzz in New Bedford these days about the offshore wind industry – and for good reason. Blowing in with the massive turbines will be the promise of good-paying jobs; new activity along the waterfront; and even the prospect that SouthCoast could become a training center for those interested in offshore wind careers. […]