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Re: Alternative to Solar

I've always wondered why the East River around Hell Gate or Woods Hole have not been harnessed somehow to generate electricity. Wind blows sometimes, tide always runs. In Woods, it would seem better than the hairbrained idea of constructing wind turbines in Buzzard's Bay.

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