Equinor, the Norwegian energy company, was awarded the winning bid in New York to build a 816-megawatt wind project 30 miles off the coast of Long Island.
L.m. Sixel. Houston Chronicle. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:00:00 UTC.
The United States holds power potential of more than 2,000 gigawatts (GW), nearly double the nation's current electricity use. This sets the stage for construction of more offshore wind farms in the nation.
Aparajita Dutta. Zacks. Thu, 04 Jul 2019 12:49:00 GMT.
Researchers who analyzed AirBnB rental data before and after construction of the Block Island Wind Farm have found that, contrary to some concerns, the turbines have been linked with increased tourism on the island.
Science Daily. Mon, 06 May 2019 15:01:38 EDT.
Adding to its existing offshore wind investments, the holding company that owns LEGO has just purchased a U.S. solar power developer.
By John Parnell, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 29 Mar 2019 22:31:00 +0000.
France signed 15 business contracts with China worth billions of euros on Monday, including a multi-plane order with Airbus and a 1 billion euro contract for EDF to build an offshore wind farm in China, the French presidency said.
Reuters. Mon, 25 Mar 2019 13:23:42 -0400.
New York State is soliciting bids to build 800 megawatts of offshore wind energy while New Jersey aims for 3,500 MW by 2030. Hurdles abound, but the Energy Department says the potential capacity for such energy is 2,000 GW.
By Ken Silverstein, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:01:00 -0500.