Offshore Wind Plan Announced for New York
A new wind farm plan was announced by the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and the mayor, Bill de Blaiso.
The plan, called Offshore Wind Vision (OSW) is a projected 15 year plan, estimated at $191m and is forecasted to create upwards to 13,000 jobs and generate approximately $1.3bn in average annual investment.
Mayor Bill de Blasio said, “The Climate Crisis is real. New York City will serve as the model for taking climate action and growing the offshore wind industry with a real long-term vision plan focused on equity.”