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Cape Cod School Erects its Own Wind Turbine

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Cape Cod School Erects its Own Wind Turbine

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Cape Cod School Erects its Own Wind Turbine

Cape Cod School Erects its Own Wind Turbine

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Cape Cod residents have differing opinions about a massive, off-shore wind farm proposed for the area. But one local school is taking a cue from the proposal and is erecting its own wind turbine.

Beyond teaching about sustainable energy, some officials hope the wind-power industry will keep the next generation working in town.

Sean Corcoran of member station WCAI reports.