Bureau of Ocean Energy Management http://whqr.org en Business Brief: Wind farms off NC could be boon for Cape Fear economy http://whqr.org/post/business-brief-wind-farms-nc-could-be-boon-cape-fear-economy <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Wind farms just a few miles off the coast of North Carolina could be a reality within the decade.&nbsp; After tax incentives for these projects were renewed in the recent “fiscal cliff” deal, the </span><a href="http://www.boemre.gov/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Bureau of Ocean Energy Management</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> came to Wilmington to hear what area residents and stakeholders think.&nbsp; That’s because two of three projects planned for North Carolina coastal waters are in the Cape Fear region.</span></p> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 10:09:58 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 31129 at http://whqr.org Business Brief: Wind farms off NC could be boon for Cape Fear economy