Maine Wind Day 

The wind industry in Maine remains strong according to some people gathered in Augusta Friday.That group was comprised of contractors, developers and other supporters of wind power.About one-hundred of them were at the State House.State lawmakers have set a wind power goal for Maine.They’d like to see six times as much power generated by wind five years from now.Wind policy debates continue in Augusta.This week lawmakers altered a bill which now discourages wind farms from state waters.The legislation promotes development a minimum of ten miles off-shore.That change came about after input by Maine’s commercial fishing industry.