Huffington Post on significance of Cape Wind's legal victory

If you are an environmental lawyer, there is nothing more deflating than reading a judge's decision that clinically rejects all your best arguments. I know because I have had my share of losing environmental cases.

But this time, it is that kick-in-the-stomach feeling that the lawyers for the opponents of the Cape Wind offshore wind project must have felt when they read Judge Reggie Walton's decision last Friday. The federal court ruling, ten years after the project was first proposed, should clear the way for the construction of the first large scale offshore wind project in the U.S.

Click here to read the rest of Lew Milford's column in the Huffington Post