New York regulators have granted approval for a 25-mile transmission that will carry power from the state’s largest offshore wind farm to a substation in Suffolk County, Gov. Kathy Hochul’s office on Thursday announced.
The transmission line approval by the New York State Public Service Commission is an important development for the proposed Sunrise Wind Farm off the coast of Long Island.
The state is moving forward with a decades-long plan to reduce the use of carbon-based fuels, a move that will change how homes and buildings are powered, as well as cars and other modes of transportation.
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