Opposition to Wind Power Could Impact New Jersey’s Climate Change Efforts
WNYC – Governor Phil Murphy has prioritized fighting climate change in New Jersey – most notably by pushing offshore wind, electric vehicle charging stations and reductions in the production and use of natural gas. But that’s fueling a well-organized backlash. One that could affect New Jersey’s efforts to fight climate change and the development of wind power up and down the East Coast. WNYC’s Nancy Solomon joins Weekend Edition host David Furst to explain the push-back.