Local Connection: TMT
“If the legal and regulatory process works as usual…it will give opponents multiple opportunities to drag it back into court. Construction could be delayed for years.
“If TMT’s investors give up, you can bet that no one will ever again risk trying to put a new installation on either Maunakea or Haleakala. Without the opportunity to improve the technology on the mountain we could lose the entire astronomy industry in Hawaii.
“That would be tragic for a state that desperately needs science and technology jobs.”Read the article here