The possibility of eventually going further and deeper will be enhanced by the experience that will be gained with the turbines in Nantucket Sound....It is prudent that the first projects be relatively close to shore, and in relatively shallow water before moving further out. Nantucket Sound is a good place to begin.
-- Dr. James F. Manwell, Director, Renewable Energy Research Laboratory, UMass
Siemens USA CEO mentions Cape Wind in Fox Business News interview Wednesday, February 13, 2013
The day after President Obama mentioned Siemens USA in his State of the Union Speech, Fox Business News interviewed Siemens USA CEO Eric Spiegel to talk about his company's plans in the U.S. One of the topics they discuss is offshore wind power and Mr. Spiegel talks about how Cape Wind is moving forward and Siemens is supplying its turbines to this project.