White House Introduces Offshore Wind Implementation Partnership with 11 States

The White House is joining with 11 East Coast governors to launch the new Federal-State Offshore Wind Implementation Partnership to accelerate the growing offshore wind industry. The partnership will support efforts to provide Americans with cleaner and cheaper energy and … Read More

Blackstone Commits $50 Million for N.J. Offshore Wind Workforce Development

Andy Geissbuehler Atlantic Power Transmission LLC (APT), a Blackstone portfolio company, has committed $50 million to workforce development in New Jersey. The commitment contributes toward creating a workforce hub for the offshore wind industry in the Northeast region and the … Read More

N.J. Should Include Cost Containment in Offshore Wind RFP, Advocates LS Power

LS Power’s Kibby Wind Power project in Maine Electric transmission developer LS Power Grid is urging New Jersey to include comprehensive cost containment measures in all of its plans for the development of offshore wind energy systems. “We applaud the … Read More

Companies Join Forces for N.J. Offshore Wind Cable Facility

Rendering of cable manufacturing facility that is similar to what is currently anticipated at Repauno. Rise Light & Power and Delaware River Partners LLC (DRP) are partnering to position New Jersey as a manufacturing hub in the growing offshore wind … Read More

Offshore Wind Auction Raises Record Bids of $4.37 Billion

The Department of the Interior has published the results of the nation’s highest-grossing competitive offshore energy lease sale in history, including oil and gas lease sales, with the New York Bight offshore wind sale. The lease sale offered six lease … Read More

New York Bight Lease Bidding Rises Above $3.3 Billion

New York Bight lease areas With such a large offshore wind development rights auction taking place this week, the New York Bight leases are attracting a record number of bids: $3.35 billion as of the recess taken by the U.S. … Read More

New wave energy legislation on the horizon for New Jersey

New Jersey Assemblyman Robert J. Karabinchak has unveiled plans to introduce a new legislation initiative that would include wave energy in New Jersey’s Energy Master Plan. L to R: Inna Bravermann – CEO of Eco Wave Power, and Robert J. … Read More

Historic Auction Planned for Offshore Wind Development in New York and New Jersey

New York Bight lease areas Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland says the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will hold a wind power auction next month for more than 480,000 acres off the shores of New York and New … Read More

NextEra Energy Presents Offshore Wind Transmission Proposals for New Jersey

Wind turbine construction at one of NextEra Energy’s sites NextEra Energy Transmission Mid-Atlantic Holdings LLC, a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Inc., has submitted multiple proposals, collectively called the New Jersey Seawind Connector, into the PJM State Agreement Approach Proposal Window. … Read More

PSEG, Ørsted Submit New Jersey Offshore Wind Transmission Proposals

PSEG and Ørsted have submitted several joint proposals for offshore wind transmission that support New Jersey’s clean energy goals. Submitted into the PJM State Agreement Approach Proposal Window, the joint proposals are collectively named Coastal Wind Link. They are designed … Read More