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Cape Wind

Money, Celebrity, Class, Politics, and the Battle for Our Energy Future on Nantucket Sound

by Wendy Williams

  • 187 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by PublicAffairs .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alternative & renewable energy industries,
  • Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology,
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Social impact of environmental issues,
  • U.S. - Contemporary Politics,
  • Wind Energy Technology,
  • History,
  • History - U.S,
  • History: American,
  • Atlantic Ocean,
  • Power Resources,
  • United States - 21st Century,
  • United States - State & Local - New England,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Public Policy - Environmental Policy,
  • Energy policy,
  • Massachusetts,
  • Nantucket Sound,
  • Renewable energy resources,
  • Wind power industry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8820704M
    ISBN 101586483978
    ISBN 109781586483975
    OCLC/WorldCa78892962

    Character» The Cape appears in 2 issues. Vince Faraday is a cop falsely accused of terrible crimes. Thought dead during his escape from the law, Faraday joins up with a . Cape Wind has proposed placing a tower wind farm, with each tower more than feet tall, in Nantucket Sound. Not surprisingly, public reaction is mixed. Some view the wind farm as clean, renewable energy. Others view it as an eyesore and a desecration of a valued public resource.

    Harold Macmillan's 'Wind of Change' speech, delivered to the South African parliament in Cape Town at the end of a landmark six-week African tour, presaged the end of the British Empire in Africa. This book, the first to focus on Macmillan's 'Wind of Change', comprises a series of essays by leading historians in the field. The Cape Wind energy project calls for ± megawatt wind turbine generators, each with a maximum blade height of feet, to be arranged in a grid pattern on the OCS in Author: Gcaptain.

      We US-based Treehuggers have been following the battle over the Cape Wind Project in Nantucket Sound for several years now, and the fight between wind energy advocates and homeowners determined to Author: Jeff Mcintire. The Cape Doctor is the local name for the strong south-eastern wind – also known as South-Easter - that blows from False Bay and funnels through to Cape Town and Blouberg. It is said to clear all pollution in the city and across the Cape Flats, offering an amazing clear sky and view of the Mother City.


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A week ago I posted a book review of Cape Wind: Money, Celebrity, Class, Politics and the Battle for Our Energy Future on Nantucket Sound. After a couple of emails I was lucky enough to get some time to discuss the book with its co-author Wendy Williams.

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