The Race To 52%: Little Old NJ Leaps Into US Offshore Wind Industry Lead

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 23 Apr 2021 17:05:30 +0000

File this one under A, for All’s well that ends well. Former New Jersey Governor and potential 2024 presidential candidate Chris Christie took a lot of heat for slow-walking the Garden State’s offshore wind industry during the Obama administration, but all that shifting around in the doldrums is just so much water under the bridge […]

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Biden Offshore Wind Plan: Who Supports Ambition in Offshore Wind?

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2021 00:25:49 +0000

Courtesy of Union Of Concerned Scientists. By John Rogers, Senior energy analyst The Biden administration’s bold, broad plan for offshore wind released last month attracted a lot of attention — and boatloads of support. Because when it comes to being ambitious on offshore wind, there’s a lot that wind companies, labor unions, environmental and community groups, academics, […]

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30 Gigawatt US Offshore Wind Target To Support 77,000 Jobs

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 19:19:43 +0000

National Offshore Wind Goal To Support 77,000 Jobs, Power 10 Million Homes, Cut 78 Million Metric Tons in Carbon Emissions. Energy Secretary Granholm Announces Ambitious New 30GW Offshore Wind Deployment Target by 2030.

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Offshore Wind Data Release Propels Wind Prospecting

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Sat, 10 Apr 2021 16:31:40 +0000

At first glance, today’s atmospheric scientists and mining prospectors of the past seem quite different. Look closer and you will find some striking similarities. Notably, a willingness to sift through volumes of information to dig up resource nuggets worth their weight in gold. Unlike the past, however, today’s wind resource prospectors share their findings with the world. […]

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$5.4 Billion Project Aims To Be World’s Largest Green Hydrogen Producer In 2025

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Wed, 31 Mar 2021 14:25:14 +0000

Enegix Energy is moving forward with plans to build a $5.4 billion facility off the coast of Brazil called Base One. And that’s news because the company claims that Base One will be the world’s biggest individual CO2 reducer by generating more than 600 million kg of green hydrogen per year by the time it’s […]

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Biden’s New 30 GW Offshore Wind Power Pledge Is Solyndra’s Revenge

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Tue, 30 Mar 2021 17:23:26 +0000

The Intertubes are practically on fire with news that the Biden administration is putting up $3 billion in funding for a new offshore wind initiative that will plant 30 gigawatts’ worth of new wind turbines along the US coastline by 2030. In a karmic twist, those dollars will come through the Energy Department’s Loan Programs […]

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US Offshore Wind’s Next Step Forward: A Project, A Plan, & A Pathway

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 14 Mar 2021 17:05:11 +0000

Courtesy of Union Of Concerned Scientists. By John Rogers, Senior Energy Analyst at the Union of Concerned Scientists The federal government this week released its final environmental assessment of what might be the first large-scale offshore wind project in the US. That matters for that project, certainly. But more importantly, it matters for the many offshore […]

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US Offshore Wind Industry Suffers Through Severe Case Of Déjà Vu All Over Again, Again

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Tue, 09 Mar 2021 17:35:49 +0000

The US offshore wind industry awakens from a 20-year slumber as the massive Vineyard Wind 1 project (finally) passes another milestone.

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Wave Energy To Gild The Floating Wind Turbine Lily In Ireland

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Thu, 04 Mar 2021 17:18:33 +0000

Ireland hitches floating wind turbine star to wave energy workhorse in massive new 1.1 gigawatt offshore clean power project.

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