Countdown to critical first step in offshore-wind application process

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TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT – The Murphy administration will solicit applications for offshore-wind farms this fall, an important step that could help developers qualify for lucrative tax credits to defray the cost to consumers.

The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities is expected to open a window to begin accepting applications at its monthly meeting Monday to build up to 1,100 megawatts of offshore-wind farms off the Jersey coast.

The move could mark the most significant step the administration has taken to implement its ambitious goal to develop 3,500 MW of offshore-wind capacity in the state — the most aggressive target in the nation …

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