Windmills off the Coast of Cape Cod?

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The Obama Interior Department has approved America's first offshore wind-energy project, in shallow waters six miles from Cape Cod and 10 miles from Martha's Vineyard. Cape Wind now has the federal go-ahead to build 130 wind turbines 440 feet tall.  Interior Secretary Ken Salazar made the announcement today in Boston.

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Guests:
Sean Corcoran - Senior Cape Cod Reporter, WCAI, Beth Daley - Boston Globe - @GlobeBethDaley, Cliff Carroll - Founder, WindStop.org, Tom Vinson - Director of Federal Regulatory Affairs, American Wind Energy Association, Nathanael Greene - Director of Renewable Energy Policy, Natural Resources Defense Council, Sam Jaffe - Renewable Energy Analyst, IDC Energy Insights

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Katie Cooper, Andrea Brody, Frances Anderton