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Federal Review May Delay Long Island Wind Farm

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The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management will release a report this year with recommendations for how offshore wind projects can avoid conflict with commercial fishing and navigation.

Developers say the federal review could delay wind farm construction off the coast of Long Island.

New York is soliciting bids for additional wind energy projects to meet the state’s carbon-neutral energy goals.