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offshore wind


Offshore Wind a Biden Priority, but Federal Permits Remain a High Hurdle
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President Biden in March of this year announced plans to “jumpstart” offshore wind projects, making that renewable energy resource a focal point of his administration’s energy and environmental policies. A…


UL Wins Ørsted Certification Contract for 1.1-GW German Offshore Wind Project

Northbrook, Illinois, July 20, 2021 - UL, the global safety science leader, and one of the world’s top testing, inspection and certification providers for renewable energy projects, has been selected by…


New Jersey Awards 2.7 GW of Offshore Wind Projects

New Jersey utility regulators have issued what officials are calling the largest combined award of offshore U.S. wind generation capacity to date. The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU)…


West Coast Offshore Wind Closer to Becoming a Reality

In late May, the U.S. Department of the Interior, in conjunction with the Department of the Navy and the State of California, announced plans to offer leases to develop offshore…


Hitachi ABB Power Grids launches new transformers for floating offshore wind power

JUNE 4, 2021 — Hitachi ABB Power Grids today launched a portfolio of transformer products for offshore floating applications, designed to overcome the challenging offshore environment and withstand the physically…