By Wendy Williams

ISBN-10: 1586483978

ISBN-13: 9781586483975

ISBN-10: 158648575X

ISBN-13: 9781586485757

When Jim Gordon got down to construct a wind farm off the coast of Cape Cod, he knew a few humans may well item. yet there has been loads of benefit in making a privately funded, fresh strength resource for energy-starved New England, and he felt certain most folks could realize it will definitely. as an alternative, all Hell broke unfastened. Gordon had unwittingly challenged the privileges of a few of America's richest and so much politically attached humans, and they'd struggle him teeth and nail, it doesn't matter what it rate, or even while it made no sense.

Cape Wind is a rollicking story of democracy in motion and plutocracy within the uncooked as performed out between colourful and glamorous characters on one among our country's such a lot historical and popular items of sea coast. As steeped in American background and native colour as The Prince of Providence; as biting, revealing and enjoyable as Philistines on the Hedgerow, it's also a cautionary story approximately how funds can hijack democracy whereas the USA lags at the back of the remainder of the constructed global in adopting fresh energy.

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