Jeff Barz-Snell makes a great case for the Winter Island wind turbine in the November 30 Salem News.
Salem has a huge opportunity to harness its wind resources safely and beautifully, despite what a small group of neighbors in the Willows and a handful of wealthy folks across the harbor in Marblehead claim.
Winter Island is the only city-owned site that combines excellent wind resources and adequate distances from residences. Unlike other towns such as Hull that had several potential locations to choose from, Winter Island is the only one in Salem. Fortunately for us, it is also an ideal site for many reasons. Read more.