Groups tout wind energy as LIPA vote nears
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ALBANY -- Environmental groups are pulling out the stops in an effort to sway Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and the Long Island Power Authority to include a large offshore wind farm in the regional energy system.
As LIPA trustees prepare to vote next week on renewing a long-term contract for more than a dozen National Grid power plants across Long Island, environmental advocates are hawking wind energy...