David Bidwell

David Bidwell

David Bidwell is associate professor, Department of Marine Affairs, University of Rhode Island.

Wind turbines in the ocean

New Englanders support more offshore wind power, just don’t send it to New York – commentary

By: , and - May 2, 2022

In Rhode Island, home to the first offshore wind farm in the U.S., most people support expanding offshore wind power – with one important caveat. Our research shows they’re less likely to support a wind power project if its energy flows to another state, and especially if it goes to a rival state. We found […]