The Cape Wind drama continues; no surprise there. This week Interior Secretary Ken Salazar took a tour of the site of the 420-MW offshore wind farm proposed for Nantucket Sound. At the same time, the Interior Department's Inspector General reported that some federal agencies felt they were being rushed to meet Salazar's imposed March 1 deadline for a final review. Today the Washington Post carried an editorial suggesting that, because the project has been under review for nine years, “Mr. Salazar should move Cape Wind along. ” That's Sound advice.
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