Biden Administration Focuses on Offshore Wind Energy Leasing on U.S. Coasts

The Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is publishing two separate calls for information and nominations for possible leasing in areas that are determined to be suitable off the coast of Oregon and in the Central … Read More

TotalEnergies, GIG, RIDG Set to Develop Windfarm in Scotland

Patrick Pouyanné The joint venture between TotalEnergies (38.25%), Macquarie’s Green Investment Group (GIG) (46.75%) and RIDG (15%), a Scottish developer in offshore wind, has secured rights in the N1 area to develop a 2 GW offshore windfarm project in the … Read More

BOEM Prepares Offshore Wind Environmental Assessment for the Gulf of Mexico

Gulf of Mexico call map As part of the Biden-Harris administration’s goal of permitting 30 GW of offshore wind by 2030, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is preparing a draft environmental assessment (EA) to consider the impacts of … Read More

Offshore Wind Development Could Generate Billions in Federal Revenue, ACP Reports

ACP CEO Heather Zichal A new American Clean Power Association (ACP) report shows that expanded offshore wind leasing in the United States could generate up to $4.5 billion in new federal revenue, create up to 128,000 jobs during construction of … Read More