`Made in the U.S.A.’ turbines complicate U.S. offshore wind plan

A WIND TURBINE off the coast of Rhode Island. / COURTESY DEEPWATER WIND LLC
A WIND TURBINE off the coast of Rhode Island. / COURTESY DEEPWATER WIND LLC
NEW YORK - With state officials eyeing $56 billion of wind farm projects off the American coastline, developers are worried the turbines will need to be stamped with a big "Made in the U.S.A." Each structure is enormous - almost half the height of the Empire State Building. Most all of them are constructed in Europe, at…

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