The proposed areas would more than double the total amount of space currently identified for offshore wind development. Photo by Kim Hansen/Creative Commons

The Trump Administration has been notably unenthusiastic about offshore wind, proposing instead offshore drilling up and down the East Coast, including off the coast of the Tri-State Region. However, last week the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management proposed four new areas off the coasts of New York and New Jersey for offshore wind.

Source: NYLCV