New York is leading in wind energy production

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Reports show that New York has made major progress with its wind power plans The U.S. Department of Energy has released a new series of reports highlighting the growth of wind energy throughout the country. These reports show that several states have made major progress in increasing their wind capacity. These states are now generating more electricity from wind turbines than ever before. The reports also show that New York has come to establish itself as a leader in wind energy production, beating out other states that have held this…

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New York to release blueprint concerning offshore wind energy development

State will release a blueprint outlining plans to boost wind capacity New York State is preparing to release a blueprint for its plans to develop offshore wind energy capacity. The blueprint aims to outline the development of some 1,430 wind turbines, which would be installed off of the coast of New Jersey and Rhode Island. The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority notes that the blueprint will also describe the benefits that wind energy could bring to New York. Many of these benefits are economic in nature. New…

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Offshore wind energy may hold some promise in New York

State could benefit from offshore wind energy, according to new report The University of Delaware’s Special Initiative on Offshore Wind has released a new report concerning the New York’s interests in offshore wind energy. The report outlines key steps that should be taken in order to reduce the cost of wind power and make it a more effective way for the state to produce the energy it needs. Taking these steps could make offshore wind energy viable within the next decade and could supply a significant portion of the state’s…

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Wind energy is making progress in New York

New York utilities are embracing renewable energy Wind energy has managed to find a great deal of success in New York. The state has been promoting the adoption of wind power among its utilities and New York State Electric and Gas and Rochester Gas and Electric have both taken this matter to heart. Both of these utilities have been working to make renewable energy more accessible to a wider range of people throughout New York and have been generally successful. According to both utilities, a combined 68 million kilowatt-hours of…

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