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2008-08-30 09:00:57

By SCOTT HARPER By Scott Harper The Virginian-Pilot Researchers studying a potential offshore wind farm on the Virginia coast have reached the halfway point of their work but already have come to a solid conclusion: The clean-energy project is realistic and doable. "We're not seeing any show-stoppers," said Larry Atkinson, an oceanographer at Old Dominion University in Norfolk. While plenty of environmental and logistical questions remain, including potential conflicts with the...


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omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.