North Shore Technology Council
100 Cummings Center, Suite 221-E, Beverly, MA
On August 8, 2016, Governor Baker made history by signing into law the nation’s largest commitment to offshore wind power. With America’s first five offshore wind turbines up and running in Rhode Island, New York on track to build fifteen more, contracts in place in Maryland, and New Jersey’s brand new governor holding a campaign pledge of more than double the Commonwealth’s commitment – Massachusetts remains the only state in the procurement stage of fulfilling a utility-scale requirement to this massive clean energy resource. The industry is certainly building momentum, but major questions are still to be answered:
Speaker: Amber Hewett is NWF’s Offshore Wind Energy Campaign Manager.