PBS NewsHour

Green light for massive East Coast offshore wind project

Clip: 05/15/2021 | 1m 48s | Video has closed captioning.

This week, federal regulators made it official: Vineyard Wind will be the first large-scale offshore wind energy project in the United States. As NewsHour Weekend reported in late March, this nearly $3 billion project off the coast of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket, will generate enough electricity for about 400,000 homes. Ivette Feliciano has the story.

Aired: 05/15/21

Rating: NR

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