Wind Power Connecticut House Nearly Unanimous In Vote For Offshore Wind By Ebong Udoma • May 15, 2019 Peter Dejong / AP Listen Listening... / 1:30 Members of the Connecticut House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly to accept power generated from wind farms off the Atlantic coast. Offshore Wind Hub Proposed For Port Jefferson By Jill Ryan • Apr 4, 2019 Michael Dwyer / AP Listen Listening... / 1:04 Orsted and Eversource announced a joint proposal, known as the Sunrise Wind Project, to build a hub in Port Jefferson, Long Island, to convert offshore wind into energy. New York Claims 'Unprecedented Commitment' To Offshore Wind Power By Dan Katz & Jay Shah • Jan 30, 2018 Matt Young / AP With the release of its master plan for offshore wind energy, New York State is doubling down on its commitment to renewable energy at a time when the Trump administration is moving to allow coastal drilling for oil and gas. New York Officials To Unveil Wind Energy Plan By Jessica Opatich • Aug 9, 2016 Nantaskart / Flickr A blueprint of New York State’s plans for offshore wind energy is expected to be released this month. The plan includes potential sites for turbines in the federal waters off the coast of Long Island.