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US to offer new offshore zones

Posted by Jeff Keever on April 9, 2018 9:20 AM EDT
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The US government is progressing offshore wind zones in federal waters off Massachusetts and in the New York/New Jersey Bight.

Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke told delegates at the IPF offshore wind conference in Princeton that initiatives would make “American energy great” and "wind energy greater”.



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