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by Stephen Lacey
March 23, 2017

Stephen Lacey: If you can believe it, it's been 15 years since Cape Wind, the project meant to be America's first offshore wind farm, was proposed. For years, the 130-turbine, 450-megawatt project was held up as the start of an entirely new industry in the U.S. But stalwart legal opposition and project financing problems eventually brought the project down. The offshore wind industry is now virtually all in Europe. In 2001, Europe had a few hundred megawatts of offshore wind projects when Cape Wind was first proposed. Today it has nearly...