SUNY, NYSERDA Launch OWTI to Develop Offshore Wind Workforce

The State University of New York (SUNY) and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) have launched New York’s Offshore Wind Training Institute (OWTI) to train 2,500 workers as part of the largest public investment in offshore … Read More

New York Doubles Offshore Wind Procurement via Equinor Contracts

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York has entered two new state contracts to procure 2,490 MW of offshore wind from Equinor Wind U.S. via the Empire Wind II and Beacon Wind projects, effectively doubling the state’s offshore wind power procurement … Read More

Baker Unveils Policies, Strategies to Decarbonize Massachusetts

Building on its commitment to achieving net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Massachusetts by 2050, the Baker-Polito Administration has detailed policies and strategies to equitably and cost-effectively reduce emissions and combat climate change in two reports – the Massachusetts 2050 … Read More

Murphy Unveils Plans to Build State-of-the-Art Monopile Manufacturing Facility

Gov. Phil Murphy, alongside EEW, Ørsted, legislators and members of the building trades, has unveiled a $250 million investment in a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility to build monopiles for offshore wind turbines that will serve the entire U.S. offshore wind industry.  … Read More

Atlantic Shores Submits Bid in New Jersey’s Second Offshore Solicitation

Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind (Atlantic Shores), the 50-50 joint venture between EDF Renewables North America and Shell New Energies U.S. LLC, submitted its proposal to the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities to supply the state with up to 2,300 … Read More

Maine, U.K. Sign MoU to Advance Offshore Wind Cooperation

Gov. Janet Mills of Maine and Kwasi Kwarteng, the U.K.’s Minister of State at the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance cooperation between Maine and the U.K. to pursue … Read More

NYPA Approves Plan to Transform New York’s Energy Infrastructure

The New York Power Authority’s (NYPA) board of trustees has approved a new strategic plan, VISION2030, which provides a roadmap for transforming the state’s energy infrastructure to a clean, reliable, resilient and affordable system over the next decade.  VISION2030 highlights … Read More

US Wind Names Grybowski CEO

US Wind Inc., an offshore wind energy development company, has named Jeffrey Grybowski as CEO.  Grybowski will lead US Wind as the company embarks on the development of a major offshore wind project off the coast of Maryland. In August, … Read More

Cuomo Strengthens RGGI to Cap, Reduce New York GHG Emissions

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has adopted new regulations to strengthen the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), the nation’s first regional program to cap and reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the electricity sector.  The regulations, which have been adopted by … Read More

Green Development Receives Approval for Port of Providence Wind Turbines

Green Development LLC, a Rhode Island-based onshore wind developer, has received all required approvals to construct three 1.5 MW turbines at the Port of Providence (ProvPort). One turbine will be located on leased land at ProvPort and two additional turbines … Read More