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April 12, 2016 07:45 ET

Study: Offshore Windpower Could Surge if Massachusetts Makes a Big Commitment, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Apr 12, 2016) - Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- An omnibus energy bill being developed in the Massachusetts House of Representatives contains a provision committing the state to buy power from offshore windfarms totaling up to 2,000 megawatts (MW). That bill is temporarily stalled behind a solar energy bill. But if it becomes law, which is no sure thing, windpower advocates say it could jump start the U.S. offshore wind industry.

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