Brooks and Coleman explain their reasons for a trip to Denmark to investigate effect of the world's two largest offshore wind farms on areas much like Cape Cod
reater Boston is WGBH's nightly local program that examines the region's top news and newsmakers and airs Monday through Friday at 7:00 PM on WGBH 2 and at midnight on WGBH 44.
Friday's show, "Beat The Press", interviewed capecodtoday.com publisher Walter Brooks and correspondent Jack Coleman about the five part series which Coleman just completed for this online newspaper.
Coleman was sent to Denmark last week by CapeCodToday to investigate the effects of the world's two largest offshore wind farm in vacation areas much like Cape Cod. Mr. Coleman's series was carried by some of New England's largest daily newspapers including the Patriot Ledger, the Berkshire Eagle.
$1 Billion Dollar Project
No Cape Cod media other than this one carried Coleman's five dispatches from Denmark despite the fact the proposed Cape Wind farm is scheduled to be a nearly $1 billion dollar project and the most controversial issue to face Cape Cod in two generations.
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Read Jack Coleman's five part series.