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New York's $6 billion plan for offshore wind shows that oil drilling really is on the way out

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo unveiled a plan to develop 2.4 gigawatts of offshore wind capacity by 2030. If realized, the plan could generate a $6 billion industry, power up to 1.2 million homes, and bring 5,000 jobs to the state. But it's in direct conflict with President Donald Trump's plan to open up the Atlantic Coast to offshore oil drilling. Only time will tell if renewable energy or fossil fuels will win the fight.
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