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Offshore WindTop of Mind with Julie Rose
- Apr 15, 2021 8:00 pm
The Biden administration recently announced an ambitious plan to build enough offshore wind farms to create a capacity of 30,000 megawatts. That would be enough to power 10 million homes. But why the new focus on the wind when it’s such an unreliable resource? Erin Baker is a professor of engineering and faculty director of the Energy Transition Institute at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.