Who Can’t Get No Respect? Rodney Dangerfield and Offshore Wind Energy

“I don’t get no respect” was comedian Rodney Dangerfield’s well-known catchphrase, and also the reason his 1981 album won a Grammy. Like Dangerfield, advocates for the clean energy technology known as offshore wind power (OSW) have confronted a regulatory field of danger from hesitant environmental and utility regulators, legislators, beachfront home owners, and a most difficult set of critics—fishermen. Longtime ACOEL members and blog readers know that I have been the long-time attorney for...
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