Newest Addition to Green Peace Fleet to Tour Cape & Islands

Greenpeace offers tours of sailboat "Witness" as it continues its clean energy fight

Bio-diesel truck, "Rolling Sunlight" compliments boat tours

Greenpeace will bring the newest member of its fleet and offer behind the scene tours of the 44-foot long sailboat, Witness, as she tours the Cape and Islands this summer. Accompanying the Witness, the Rolling Sunlight, Greenpeaceâ??s bio-diesel truck, will also create solar-generated refreshments and run a short film at dockside events.

The tour will highlight the impacts of global warming and discuss real world experience with offshore wind projects.

WHAT: Tours of the Greenpeace Witness vessel and presentation about the impacts of global warming and successful offshore wind energy projects; Greenpeaceâ??s Rolling Sunlight creating refreshments with solar power

WHO: Greenpeace climate experts, staff and supporters

Aug 19 -20,11-5 p.m.
Marthaâ??s Vineyard, Vineyard Haven, Black Dog Wharf

Aug 21-22,11-5 p.m.
Woods Hole, ship will be at anchor. Inflatable boats will transport visitors from the Town Ramp and Dock on Albatross Street next to NMFS Aquarium to the vessel.

Aug 24 -25, 11-5 p.m.
Nantucket, Boat Basin Marina, Straight Wharf (Rolling Sunlight will not be available)

Aug 26, 5-7:30 p.m. and Aug 27-28, 11-5 p.m.
Hyannis, ship will be at anchor. Inflatable boats will transport visitors from the Ocean Street Town Docks to the vessel.

Sept 1-2, 11-5 p.m. and Sept 3, 11-4 p.m.
Provincetown, MacMillian Pier

Sept 4, 10-3 p.m.
Hyannis, Location (TBA)

More on Greenpeace at their official site here.  Read more about the Witness here.

Photos above: top left, the Witness; lower left, Rolling Sunlight. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on