Tag: offshore wind energy
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced up to $28.1 million in funding aimed at advancing wind energy nationwide across the land-based, offshore, and distributed wind sectors.
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) announced completion of the nation’s eighth and highest grossing competitive lease sale for renewable energy in federal waters. The lease sale offered approximately 390,000 acres offshore Massachusetts for potential wind energy development.
The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) unanimously approved an order opening an application window for 1,100 megawatts (MW) of offshore wind capacity. The 1,100 MW is the nation’s largest single-state solicitation of offshore wind to date
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released three wind energy market reports demonstrating that as wind installations continue across the country and offshore wind projects move beyond the planning process, technology costs and wind energy prices continue to fall.
Deepwater Wind, beginning a new intensive phase of work on its Skipjack Wind Farm, deployed oceanographic vessels and dozens of experts tasked with completing Deepwater Wind’s multi-million dollar offshore research.
Stantec was selected to lead environmental assessment for the Skipjack Wind Farm, an offshore wind project being developed by Deepwater Wind off the coast of Maryland.
Vineyard Wind, which seeks to build the first large-scale offshore wind farm in the U.S., released a statement in response to the announcement by the Massachusetts Electric Distribution Companies that the company’s proposed 800-megawatt wind farm and electricity transmission project will advance as a preferred solution.
Deepwater Wind proposed to supply 200 megawatts from its Revolution Wind project to Connecticut. The proposal is in response to Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s request for proposals for offshore wind energy.