After years of delays and legal battles, several offshore wind projects seem poised to be launched off the U.S. East Coast.
Offshore wind backers, with big public support, tell Gov. Chris Christie, “It’s time to bring offshore wind to the Jersey Shore.”
A Deepwater Wind opponent’s critique of offshore wind power is ruled false by the PolitiFact truth squad.
Dominion Virginia Power was the winner of a lease auction of 112,799 acres on the Outer Continental Shelf offshore Virginia.
Lake Erie’s Icebreaker demo is the clear leader in Great Lakes offshore wind development, but Illinois is now dipping a tentative toe into the waters.
Deepwater Wind says the area off southern New England where it plans to build a 1 gigawatt wind farm “is the best site … in the United States, bar none.”
Wind farms installed in deep seas could meet 14% of the EU’s electricity demand and generate 318,000 jobs by 2030, according to a new report by the European Wind Energy Association.