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USA Says “Hi, Sailor” To Offshore Wind, Kisses Paris Climate Accord Buh-Bye

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Paris Agreement or not, the US offshore wind industry will propel the nation down the road to a green recovery and a renewable energy future.

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USA Says “Hi, Sailor” To Offshore Wind, Kisses Paris Climate Accord Buh-Bye

USA Says “Hi, Sailor” To Offshore Wind, Kisses Paris Climate Accord Buh-Bye

Paris Agreement or not, the US offshore wind industry will propel the nation down the road to a green recovery and a renewable energy future.

Floating Offshore Wind Turbines Blast Off, With Help From US Taxpayers

Floating Offshore Wind Turbines Blast Off, With Help From US Taxpayers

US President hates on wind turbines but US taxpayers helped kickstart the global floating offshore wind turbine trend -- what gives?

Boris Johnson’s wind power pledge comes under fire as critics say he can’t meet 2030 target

Boris Johnson’s wind power pledge comes under fire as critics say he can’t meet 2030 target

There is continuing coverage across the UK’s media of the announcement yesterday by prime minister Boris Johnson that the government will provide £160m funding for the nation’s wind power ...

Dominion Energy plans America’s largest offshore wind farm

Dominion Energy plans America’s largest offshore wind farm

Learn about all that is happening in the news that has to do with the wind industry. View all AWEA press releases here.

U.S. Offshore Wind Power Blown on Course

U.S. Offshore Wind Power Blown on Course

By Jo HarperInvestment in U.S. offshore wind projects are set to hit $78 billion (€69 billion) this decade, in contrast with an estimated $82 billion for U.S. offshore oil and gasoline ...

Gov.-elect: I climbed a wind turbine and won. Voters across US chose climate leaders.

Gov.-elect: I climbed a wind turbine and won. Voters across US chose climate leaders.

The wildfires devastating California are a sign that we need to confront climate change and embrace clean energy. Midterms show US voters are ready.

The State Of The U.S. Offshore Wind Market

The State Of The U.S. Offshore Wind Market

The U.S. Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean and Energy Management (BOEM) to date has auctioned 16 U.S. offshore wind energy areas (WEAs) designated in federal waters for offshore ...

40 Years of Innovation: Leading the Way to a Renewable Energy Future

40 Years of Innovation: Leading the Way to a Renewable Energy Future

Through its expertise and one-of-a-kind assets, NREL research has become a guiding force, advancing wind technologies from initial concepts to deployment in the following areas: Land-Based ...

Oil And Gas Companies See Opportunity In Offshore Wind Energy

Oil And Gas Companies See Opportunity In Offshore Wind Energy

The oil and gas industry has taken a hit from oversupply and the coronavirus, underscoring the need to diversify its offerings. Offshore wind could be an ideal match.

National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium Selects National Renewable Energy Laboratory for its First Technology Award

National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium Selects National Renewable Energy Laboratory for its First Technology Award

The National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium (Consortium) today announced it has selected the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) ...

The Growing Role of Wind Power in America

The Growing Role of Wind Power in America

Lower costs, smarter operations and better-performing turbines are driving the rapid adoption of wind power around the world. By 2050, renewables will account for more than half of the ...

This North Carolina lawmaker is trying to slam the brakes on wind. Again.

This North Carolina lawmaker is trying to slam the brakes on wind. Again.

A bill that passed the North Carolina Senate earlier this month would bar wind projects from being developed along the coast for three years.

The U.S. Electric Grid of the Future Powers a Stronger Economy and Environment

The U.S. Electric Grid of the Future Powers a Stronger Economy and Environment

U.S. families and businesses will reap the rewards of energy solutions that combine renewable power and storage.

US R&D lab lands first funds for 'foundational' floating wind work

US R&D lab lands first funds for 'foundational' floating wind work

NREL wins grant to help commercialise deep water wind farms with new cost-cutting mooring lay-outs

What it will take for the U.S. offshore wind energy market to set sail

What it will take for the U.S. offshore wind energy market to set sail

A new research initiative in New York could help make the cost dynamics for corporate buyers more attractive.

Orsted Diversifies From Offshore Wind With 20MW UK Battery

Orsted Diversifies From Offshore Wind With 20MW UK Battery

Ørsted's new grid-scale battery will give it practice in how to operate energy storage in the markets.

US has only one offshore wind energy farm, but a $70 billion power generation market is on the way

US has only one offshore wind energy farm, but a $70 billion power generation market is on the way

The U.S. only has one working offshore wind energy farm, off the coast of Rhode Island, but cost declines, government support and a new giant wind turbine from GE are among reasons offshore ...

Survey finds broad support for offshore wind in New Jersey

Survey finds broad support for offshore wind in New Jersey

A new Monmouth University Poll found broad support among New Jersey residents for developing offshore wind power, with 76% of respondents in favor.

A Just and Fair Energy Transition: An opportunity to tackle climate change and create prosperity

A Just and Fair Energy Transition: An opportunity to tackle climate change and create prosperity

The UN climate conference COP24 in Katowice reminds us of the imperative of a just energy transition on our pathway towards a climate-safe future.