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  1. Coastal Cities Climb on Wind Bandwagon, or Try To

    Even as Texas oilman T. Boone Pickens is attracting national attention with his proposal to vastly increase U.S. reliance on wind energy, meeting personally with presidential candidates Barack Obama and John McCain to focus attention on the huge wind potential found in the nation's Great Plains states, cities at opposite sides of the country are seeking to get in on the action. Earlier this week, New York City 's Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced an initiative to explore all possible applications of wind in the greater metropolitan area, which he believes could have the city relying on wind for …

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