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Joint Press Release: Offshore Energy Industry Releases Economic Impact Study of New Federal Offshore Wind Lease Auctions

Joint Press Release: Offshore Energy Industry Releases Economic Impact Study of New Federal Offshore Wind Lease Auctions

The United States has an opportunity to accelerate offshore wind energy growth, and benefit from 28 new gigawatts of clean energy and $1.7 billion in U.S. Treasury revenue by 2022, a new study released today from research group Wood Mackenzie finds.

Study: Offshore wind farms won’t keep most people from enjoying the beach

A new University of Delaware study of beachgoer attitudes on looking at offshore wind turbines from the beach found that most are indifferent to installations that are built at least 5 miles from the shore.

Offshore wind farms could become stopover points for migrating fish

A study by the University of Maryland indicates that new offshore wind farms being constructed on the Delaware-Maryland-Virginia coastal shelf could become a stopover spot for migrating Atlantic salmon and striped bass.

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Greater Boston residents ready for offshore wind

A new poll has found that a clear majority of Greater Boston residents back offshore wind over fossil fuel power.

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New port coming to South Jersey to support offshore wind power industry

Officials say the New Jersey Wind Port will create 1,500 permanent jobs, generate $500 million in annual economic activity, and help the state reach its goal of gradually relying more on clean energy.

Op-ed: The Next Texas Energy Boom is Offshore Wind

There is another Texas-sized energy boom on the horizon, and Texas has the resources and skills to tap into it.

The Wind Promise of the Gulf of Mexico

Frequently overlooked by planners, the Gulf of Mexico offers opportunities for developing offshore wind generation in the US.