Wind Power May Be Key Cleaner Energy Source: DOI

Law360, New York (April 2, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Bolstering the Obama administration's push to develop cleaner energy sources, a report released by the U.S. Department of the Interior on Thursday points to offshore wind power as a key future energy source for the United States.

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar said that U.S. offshore areas have enormous potential for the development of wind energy, which could help feed the high demand for electricity in the country's coastal cities.

“More than three-fourths of the nation’s electricity demand comes from coastal states and the wind potential off...
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