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Blowing in the wind
Boston Herald ^ | February 16, 2012 | Editorial Staff

Posted on 02/15/2012 10:42:04 PM PST by Rabin

Gov. Deval Patrick yesterday announced that NStar [NST] — as part of its bid to merge with Connecticut-based Northeast Utilities — has agreed to buy 27.5 percent of the electricity that will be generated by the yet-to-be-built Cape Wind project.

And by “agreed” we really mean “succumbed to unprecedented pressure from Patrick’s team, designed to ensure that the offshore wind project may some day, with enough government coaxing, actually break ground.”

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TOPICS: Heated Discussion
KEYWORDS: capewind; devalpatrick; nstar
Digging a sump, off shore.


1 posted on 02/15/2012 10:42:11 PM PST by Rabin
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To: Rabin

I have a feeling that historians will look back upon this time during our history as one of great corruption and stupidity. Both are pervasive in our society.

2 posted on 02/15/2012 11:07:32 PM PST by KoRn (Department of Homeland Security, Certified - "Right Wing Extremist")
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I gotta believe that there is something lucrative in this for Deval. I cannot believe to “renewables”.

3 posted on 02/16/2012 3:58:38 AM PST by Lonesome in Massachussets (Ceterum autem censeo, Obama delenda est.)
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