Amendment threatens offshore wind project

The nation's most-advanced offshore wind proposal may be stymied by language in the Coast Guard Reauthorization bill, now in conference committee, the project's head says.

The amendment shifting the offshore wind turbines to at least 1.5 miles from any shipping channels would prevent the project situated in the Nantucket Sound from being economically viable, said Jim Gordon, president of the Cape Wind project.

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