Monthly Archives: October 2010


East Coast States Race to Harness Offshore Wind

By Rona Cohen ATLANTIC CITY — This gaming town on the southern tip of New Jersey might seem an unlikely place to launch a clean-energy revolution. But in 2005, Atlantic City became the site of the nation’s first coastal wind … Continue reading


Salazar Signs Lease for Cape Wind, Nation’s First Offshore Wind Farm

By Rona Cohen U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar on Wednesday signed a 28-year lease for Cape Wind, officially clearing the way for the nation’s first commercial offshore wind project after a prolonged, eight-year permitting process that was beset by fierce … Continue reading