Cape Wind is dead but others in that general area are being planned.
On Wed, Mar 7, 2018 at 3:56 PM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes <
> There is a big installation planned for Nantucket Sound off Cape Cod, so
> they will be in the neighborhood. I'm not sure what the status is, there
> was a lot of opposition to the project.
> Nantucket back in the 80s had machines up in a few places, and there is
> still one at one of the farms there (or was a few years ago). Power is
> very expensive there, it used to be diesel generators that supplied the
> Island, now they have a cable from America to supply them, so wind made
> economic sense under pretty much any subsidy (or not) scheme. Problem is
> that the things are noisy (infrasound too) and tend to act as a
> Bird-O-Matic which is somewhat incompatible with a relatively
> densely-packed area (at least where they could be located) and wildlife
> area. So they fell out of favor pretty rapidly.
> On 3/7/18 3:25 PM, Rick Knoble via Mercedes wrote:
>> They need to put a buncha am on Martha's >Vineyard.
>> There. I fixed it.
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