WATCH: Environmental justice and the offshore wind revolution

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Thursday, April 21, 2022, 6:30 pm

Both in-person and virtual tickets are available for this event. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Event Location

WBUR CitySpace890 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, MA 02215Open in Google Maps


The U.S. offshore wind revolution is officially underway. And with it comes a unique opportunity to dramatically reduce carbon emissions, create jobs and build a new — and more just — energy system. How do we do this? And how do we make sure communities of color, women and other underserved populations have a seat at the planning table and can reap the benefits?

As part of our Earth Week coverage, join environmental reporter Miriam Wasser for a conversation about the promises and pitfalls of offshore wind in New England.


Darien Johnson—Policy lead, Black Economic Council of Massachusetts

Liz Miranda—Massachusetts State Representative

Dana Rebeiro—Massachusetts liaison, Vineyard Wind

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It’s not every day that the U.S. decides to build a new energy industry. But that’s exactly what the country is doing with offshore wind. In Power shift: The Promise of Offshore Wind, WBUR and E&E document the start of this industry and ask some big questions.

Read our coverage here.

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