Wind Power picking up speed in the US - Energy Dept. is stepping up on 7 Wind Projects
"The federal government is stepping up its efforts to kick-start the offshore wind industry by awarding $28 million in grants to seven projects that are developing varying kinds of power-generation technology."
Read more at nytimes.com blogAnd way to go, Hawaii!
"One state that offers a potential solution is Hawaii, where its officials want 70 percent of energy needs to be met by renewable sources like the wind, sun or biomass by 2030."
Info source: nytimes.com