Wind Power

Deep Water Wind
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Representatives from offshore wind developers Orsted and Eversource met with residents to address their concerns about a high-powered transmission cable that would come ashore from eastern Long Island.

Wind Developers Present Plan For Fire Island Power Cable

Nov 18, 2020
Michael Dwyer / AP

Developers of an offshore wind farm near eastern Long Island presented a plan to bring power to Long Island through a cable that would make landfall at Smith Point County Park on Fire Island.

Citizens Oppose Offshore Wind Farm In Wainscott

Oct 13, 2020
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New York State has backed a plan to have an offshore wind power cable run through Wainscott, Long Island.

Deal Reached: New London State Pier To Become Offshore Wind Hub

Feb 12, 2020
Office of Conn. Gov. Ned Lamont / Connecticut Port Authority

Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont announced Tuesday an agreement to redevelop the New London State Pier into a wind hub.

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The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management will release a report this year with recommendations for how offshore wind projects can avoid conflict with commercial fishing and navigation.