Abstract The Business Network for Offshore Wind works to support the development and growth of the U.S. offshore wind supply chain. The Network reacts to existing offshore wind projects’ challenges and preempts potential bottlenecks or risks that could threaten or delay the development of the offshore wind industry supply chain. The U.S. now has a
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By: Ed Jones, Cathie Associates Since the 1850s, submarine cables have played an integral role in international data transmission and are now crucial to the growth of the offshore renewables sector. It is imperative to ensure the adequate protection of submarine cables so that they remain safe from threats such as fishing gear, shipping anchors,
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: The State of New York identifies in this document an area in the Atlantic Ocean south of Long Island that, based on the State’s extensive and thorough compilation and analysis of scientific, stakeholder, and analytical data, is the most desirable for future offshore wind development . The State requests that the Bureau of
The Business Network is pleased to share with you our first Annual Report: Building an Industry, covering our activities between July 2016 and June 2017. From the time when 20 core members came together in February 2014 to adopt our first strategic plan, Establishing an Offshore Wind Industry Through Collaboration, the Network has grown to
By Bill O’Hearn (Atlantic City) – On the seventh anniversary of the New Jersey Offshore Wind Economic Development Act’s (OWEDA) enactment into law, the Business Network for Offshore Wind released a policy paper, “Offshore Wind for New Jersey,” which charts a path forward to make offshore wind a long-overdue reality. Network Executive Director Liz Burdock
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), through its Wind Energy Technologies Office, and U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), through its Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), have jointly produced this updated national strategy to facilitate the responsible development of offshore wind energy in the United States.