With the signing of the Offshore Wind Development Act, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is hoping to launch New Jersey to the forefront of the wind energy industry in the nation. Although the legislation was not without controversy, its passing will boost the state's green economy, adding new green jobs, and make New Jersey the number one provider of offshore generated wind energy in the nation.

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Wind energy and green jobs in NJ
The Offshore Wind Development Act will help expand New Jersey's offshore wind energy industry.