Wind Power

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Members of the Connecticut House of Representatives have authorized the state to buy 2,000 megawatts of power from wind generated sources by 2030.

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Members of the Connecticut House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly to accept power generated from wind farms off the Atlantic coast.  

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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.

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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

Aug 9, 2016
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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.