24 Aug '11, 4pm

In U.S., Offshore Wind Realizing The Power of a Plan

It’s been a decade since Cape Wind left jaws agape with its plan for a 420-megawatt offshore wind development in Nantucket Sound. While the plan in the backyard of the rich and famous hasn’t yet led to the nation’s first offshore wind farm, the Massachusetts project has made it easier for other developers warm up for a game that has yet to start. What the countless lawsuits, political posturing and fits and starts have done is define some clarity for who’s in charge and who will lead the process forward. So even without a tangible project in the water, it was still heartening for those who back wind energy to see Interior Secretary Ken Salazar touring the northeast on a recent mission to draw developers and the public into a new energy frontier. That’s good to see because it’s going to take a strong federal presence to foster projects that could ultimately benefit resident...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/blog/post/2011/08...

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