Press Release on Governor Baker Signing Comprehensive Energy Diversity Legislation

Office of the Governor of Massachusetts
Office of the Governor of Massachusetts

Governor Charlie Baker signed into law H.4568, An Act Relative to Energy Diversity. This comprehensive energy legislation allows for the procurement of approximately 1,600MW of offshore wind. "It also requires utilities to competitively solicit and contract for approximately 1,200 megawatts (MW)  of clean energy generation – base load hydropower, onshore wind and solar supported by hydropower, standalone onshore wind, solar, or other Class I renewable resources."  This document is on the website of the Governor of Massachusetts.

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Publication Date: 
Monday, August 8, 2016
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