Offshore harvest of wind is proposed for Cape Cod

Article on plan by Cape Wind Associates, joint venture between Energy Management Inc and Wind Management Inc, to build array of 170 slender turbines in Nantucket Sound that it says would generate nearly half of electrical supply for Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket; critics say turbines would disturb birds, harm fisheries and scare away tourists; maps; graph; drawing; photo (M) If three wind-power proponents succeed, 170 slender turbines will one day appear in Nantucket Sound and, if the winds are right, generate nearly half the electrical supply for Cape Cod and the islands of Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. Read the summary from the New York Times