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By Donald Lambro
Growth spikes are little more than trend-free anomalies
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Audra Parker
A federal agency approved a construction and operations plan for the Cape Wind project off the Massachusetts coast, clearing the way for work to begin on America's first offshore wind farm as early as this fall, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced Tuesday.
State lawmakers gave every Massachusetts utility the same order in 2008: Go buy more power from renewable energy sources.
"It's a national treasure that should not be industrialized," said Audra Parker of the Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound, who attended the event in Boston.
"Cape Wind is just an unnecessary burden for ratepayers," said Audra Parker of the Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound.