On August 8, 2016 Governor Charlie Baker signed comprehensive energy diversity legislation into law at the State House with Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito, legislative leaders, and energy and environment stakeholders, An Act Relative to Energy Diversity (H. 4568).

This Act requires utilities to competitively solicit and contract for approximately 1,600 megawatts (MW) of offshore wind by June 30, 2027.

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