Westchester County is recognized as a hub in the New York State offshore wind ecosystem. We are strategically located between the Hudson River and Long Island Sound, with easy access to the Port of Albany. Our highly educated workforce and robust transportation infrastructure make Westchester a great place for the clean energy sector to do business.
Our excellence in renewable energy – including solar, onshore and offshore wind, and geothermal — make Westchester County a key part of the climate solution while maintaining a pipeline of well-paying jobs. We are proud to be a Bronze Certified Climate Smart Community.
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“Westchester County is strategically located and poised to play a big role in the Offshore Wind industry in New York.”
- Ross Gould, Vice President for Supply Chain Development, The Business Network for Offshore Wind
The Office of Economic Development has joined the Business Network for Offshore Wind, a global nonprofit organization committed to developing the supply chain and workforce for the offshore wind renewable energy industry. The Network brings together businesses, developers, policymakers, international experts, and economic development agencies to build and grow the industry for the benefit of our economy, environment, and workforce. From working groups and policy recommendations, to speaking opportunities at local and national events, the Network is the leading collaborative voice for the industry.