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Latest USA Offshore Wind Articles

Vineyard hits snag on cable approvals

The 800MW Vineyard Wind offshore project off Massachusetts has stumbled after a local authority refused the permit for its export cables.

Connecticut launches 2GW search

Connecticut has issued draft request for proposals (RFP) for up to 2GW of offshore wind.

Second US offshore project begins construction

Construction activities have started at Dominion Energy's 12MW Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) demonstration project.

Tax incentive boost for US offshore

Two bills have been introduced into the US Senate to extend tax credits for the offshore wind sector until 2025 or 2027 respectively.

Bladt wins Vineyard substation order

Danish fabrication firm Bladt Industries has been awarded the deal to supply the US's first commercial-scale offshore wind project with a substation.

Ørsted secures rights to 1.1GW in New Jersey

├śrsted is in line to develop New Jersey's first offshore wind farm, having been named preferred bidder for a 20-year contract for its 1.1GW Ocean Wind project.

Maine governor endorses PPA for Aqua Ventus demonstrator

Maine's governor has demanded the state's Public Utilities Commission (PUC) approve the long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) for output from a two-turbine, 12MW demonstration offshore wind farm.

US multi-project offshore link comments sought

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has called for expressions of interest in developing an offshore transmission system off the coasts of New York and New Jersey.