Koch's lobbyists could derail Cape Wind

As federal lawmakers prepare to vote on legislation that could doom the Nantucket Sound wind farm, plenty of eyes are watching closely.

Take, for instance, Bill Koch, the Osterville billionaire and wind farm opponent whose company paid a lobbying firm $60,000 last year to influence, in part, the Coast Guard bill that could kill the wind farm, according to recent lobbying reports.

Koch, 65, is also co-chairman of the Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound, the well-financed group leading opposition to the project.Read the full story in today's Cape Cod Times