ACP Statement on New York Offshore Wind Contract Awards

The American Clean Power Association (ACP) released the following statement from Anne Reynolds, ACP Vice President for Offshore Wind, after the State of New York announced offshore wind solicitation awards:

“We applaud the Hochul Administration for their steadfast support of clean, renewable offshore wind power. These awards for the Sunrise Wind and Empire Wind 1 projects demonstrate the state’s commitment to offshore wind and diversify its energy portfolio, representing a significant step forward to building a sustainable energy future for generations to come. By investing in and advancing offshore wind development, New York is paving the way for other states and regions to follow suit, enabling a nationwide shift toward a low-carbon future that will create jobs, revitalize ports, and enhance grid reliability.”