Potential offshore wind hub in Mass. gets go-ahead from EPA

11/19/2012 | New England Cable News (Boston)

The Environmental Protection Agency has signed off on Massachusetts' proposed $100 million Marine Commerce Terminal in New Bedford, which is being touted by the administration of Gov. Deval Patrick as a potential hub for offshore wind projects such as Cape Wind or others that may be built in the waters of Rhode Island Sound, near Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. Massachusetts Energy and Environmental Affairs Secretary Richard Sullivan said he hopes to start bidding the project to developers "within weeks" and have it up and running before the end of 2014.

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