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Buying the Farm on Martha’s Vineyard

As a Vineyard nonprofit grows, critics fear it will compete with the farmers it was formed to protect.

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Bad Vibes in Kingston, Mass.

Clean, green wind power might be our best weapon against climate change. So why do some people say it’s their worst nightmare?

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How Brockton’s Desalination Plant Cost Them Millions

When a prolonged drought threatened its future, the financially strapped city of Brockton invested millions in a state-of-the-art facility that would turn saltwater fresh—and save the city in the process. That was the plan, anyway.