Winds of Change: Offshore turbines more powerful than first nuclear plant

Winds of Change: Offshore Turbines More Powerful than First Nuclear Plant – SPIEGEL ONLINE – News – International.

This is more than a definite possibility for New Jersey, with its long coastline. It is a must. During the next decades, fuel prices will continue to increase making the cost of generating power through conventional oil-fired power plants prohibitive.

Wind power is clean but labor intensive and it would generate many more jobs than offshore drilling without the risk of a monumental environmental disaster such as that which occurred in the Gulf of Mexico last year.