The country finds an unexpected eco-leader in Delaware and its revolutionary offshore wind farms
By Stuart Fox
Posted 06.25.2008 at 1:31 pm 1 Comment
Since becoming the first state to ratify the Constitution, Delaware hasn’t exactly retained its leader-of-the-pack status. But now, as every state scrambles to shore up its economic future by investing in alternative energy, Delaware may be the site of another triumphant first. This week, a local energy company announced that Delaware will be the first to invest in offshore wind power.
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