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Latest USA Offshore Wind Articles

Ørsted launches Ocean Wind lidar buoy

UNITED STATES: Developer ├śrsted has started measuring wind and wave conditions to determine the best turbine locations for its Ocean Wind project off the coast of New Jersey.

NY sets 800MW procurement date

UNITED STATES: New York state will hold a solicitation for 800MW of offshore wind capacity in the fourth quarter of 2018.

Deepwater wins 200MW in Connecticut RfP

UNITED STATES: Connecticut has awarded Deepwater Wind 200MW of grid capacity for its Revolution Wind project off the US' north-east coast.

EnBW to support California floating project

US: EnBW has entered the US offshore market by forming a joint venture (JV) with Seattle-based developer Trident Winds to build an up-to 1GW floating project off the coast of central California.

Maine 'well-suited' for offshore wind job boom

UNITED STATES: Greater industry engagement and forward-thinking strategies could help Maine leverage its advantages in infrastructure, academia, and natural resources to support more than 2,000 jobs, according to a new study.

CIP and Magellan target US floating portfolio

UNITED STATES: Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) has formed a joint venture (JV) with a team of offshore wind specialists to put together an early-stage development portfolio of floating offshore wind farms.

Deepwater and Vineyard win capacity in first RfPs

UNITED STATES: Projects developed by Vineyard Wind and Deepwater Wind have been selected to provide up to 1.2GW of offshore wind capacity in Massachusetts and Rhode Island respectively.

Virginia seeks help developing supply chain

UNITED STATES: Virginia has launched a request for proposals (RFP) for experienced contractors to help position the state as a supply chain hub for the offshore wind industry.