From State House News Service
State officials looking to maximize the return on port investments in New Bedford and elsewhere on Tuesday released a report detailing 18 sites of interest for offshore wind energy developers and 320 businesses that could shape a supply chain.
Six sites on the list are in New Bedford, along with five in the Fall River/Somerset area and seven in the Boston/Quincy. The sites include the Revere Cooper and Eversource Energy/Sprague Oil sites in New Bedford, the Boston Autoport and East Boston Shipyard, and the Quirk Auto parcel at the former Quincy Shipyard in Braintree/Quincy.
The Fall River/Somerset area sites include Brayton Point Power Plant and Montaup Power Plant in Somerset and the Weaver’s Cove Energy Site, Fall River State Pier and Borden & Remington Complex in Fall River.