A coalition of fossil fuel-allied groups is fighting offshore wind with shameless hypocrisy, muddled messaging and greenwashing.
This week's auction grossed more than any federal offshore oil and gas lease sale in U.S. history, according to the Interior Department.
The auction comes after the administration announced a flurry of clean energy actions Wednesday.
Tucker Carlson didn't even blink at the remark as the two discussed wind turbines, but there was a gusty outcry on Twitter.
Trump was up to his old rhetorical tricks in a speech to the National Republican Senatorial Committee.
The projects would transform the U.S. power grid and help President Joe Biden meet the U.S.'s climate targets.
The president jabbed his predecessor over one of his most famous claims.
The agreement allows for hundreds of floating turbines far off the California coast.
The U.S. currently has 42 megawatts of offshore wind online. The Biden administration just set a goal of deploying 30,000 megawatts by 2030.
Gates, who has warned that climate change will prompt more extreme weather, stressed that natural gas failures caused much of the state's power crisis.