A letter was sent regarding proposed amendments to the Climate Community Protection Act (CCPA), Re: Bill: A.3876, to Assemblyman Englebright and Senator Kaminsky on May 9, 2019. The combined undersigned advocacy and trade associations included New York Offshore Wind Alliance, ACE NY, Advanced Energy Economy, NY SEIA, SEIA, National Fuel Cell Research Center, and NECEC.
ALBANY, NY (April 24, 2019) — The New York Offshore Wind Alliance today announced that the Building and Construction Trades Council of Nassau and Suffolk Counties and the Long Island Federation of Labor have added their powerful voices to the nearly 30 environmental, labor and business organizations that support the responsible development of offshore wind.
ALBANY, NY (MARCH 25, 2019) — The New York Offshore Wind Alliance today announced that EnBW North America, EDF Renewables, and Vineyard Wind have joined the Alliance, adding their powerful voices to the more than two dozen leading environmental, business, labor, wind industry and community organizations already supporting the effort to make the Empire State the national leader in offshore wind.
January 17, 2019
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Responsible Offshore Development Alliance (RODA) today announced that it has entered into a partnership agreement with Ørsted U.S. Offshore Wind to improve communications between the commercial fishing industry and offshore wind energy developers.
January 16, 2019
Albany, NY – Gov. Cuomo’s State of the State and Budget speech today included a bold commitment to 100% clean, carbon-free electricity by 2040 as part of the Green New Deal, making it the most aggressive clean energy goal in the United States -- and five years sooner than the target recently adopted by California.
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December 17, 2018
ALBANY, NY (December 17, 2018) — In today’s speech at the New York City Bar Association in New York City entitled “What Would FDR Do?”, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced his legislative priorities for 2019 including calling for a “Green New Deal” to address climate change and growing water quality issues. The Governor called Climate Change a “life and death” situation that must be addressed by states like New York in the absence of federal leadership and committed New York to 100% carbon-free electricity by 2040.
November 8, 2018
ALBANY, NY – The New York Offshore Wind Alliance praised today’s release of a solicitation by NYSERDA to begin the process of competitively awarding contracts to accomplish Governor Cuomo’s commitment to procure 800 MW of offshore wind by 2019.
September 21, 2018
“Exhaustive document shows New York is serious about advancing offshore wind the right way, with input from everyone.”
ALBANY, NY – The New York Offshore Wind Alliance today applauded the draft RFP issued by the New York Energy Research and Development Authority for the state’s next offshore wind procurement.
April 12, 2018
ALBANY, NY – The New York Offshore Wind Alliance has submitted comments on the Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement for the Procurement of Offshore Wind that highlight the many energy, environmental and economic benefits of developing offshore wind off the coast of New York State (PSC Case 18-E-0071).
June 11, 2018
Done Right, Gov. Cuomo’s Initiative Would Create Thousands of Jobs and Billions in Economic Activity & Reduce Consumer Electricity Costs
PSC Must Act Quickly; Nearby States Aggressively Seeking
Same Port & Supply Chain Benefits
February 12, 2018
NY Offshore Wind Alliance Director Joe Martens will Participate in National Webinar to Unveil Underwater Footage at
Block Island Wind Farm, As will a Local Fishing Captain
New York Offshore Wind Alliance Director Joe Martens will be a representative for the growing offshore wind sector at a webinar where brand new underwater footage of fish and marine life captured at the first U.S. offshore wind farm – and reactions from Block Island fishermen – will be revealed.
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February, 7, 2018
November 20, 2017
New Industries & Thousands of Good Paying Union Jobs Will Be Created if NY Becomes National Offshore Wind Leader