Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Offshore

First Full-Scale Offshore Wind Farm in US Places Order for World’s Most Powerful Wind Turbines

US-based offshore wind developer Vineyard Wind has placed an order for sixty-two 13MW wind turbines for its Vineyard Wind 1 project off the coast of Massachusetts. The order was placed...

October 12, 2021
Total Views: 4460

Thursday, September 30, 2021
Offshore

Vineyard Wind and Crowley to Turn Historic New England Harbor Into Offshore Wind Port

The developer of the United States’ first large-scale offshore wind farm has announced plans today to transform a historic New England port into a purpose-built hub to support wind projects...

September 30, 2021
Total Views: 4040

Monday, September 20, 2021
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Offshore

Vineyard Wind Makes Offshore Wind Bids in Massachusetts

The developer of the first large-scale offshore wind farm in the United States is moving forward with plans for two additional projects the coast of Massachusetts. Vineyard Wind, a joint...

September 20, 2021
Total Views: 787

Wednesday, September 15, 2021
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Offshore

Vinewind Wind Secures $2.3 Billion Investment to Kick Off Construction on Nation’s First Large-Scale Offshore Wind Farm

By Nichola Groom Sept 15 (Reuters) – Vineyard Wind, which is on track to be the first major U.S. offshore wind farm, closed on a $2.3 billion loan and will begin construction...

September 15, 2021
Total Views: 744

Monday, September 13, 2021
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Offshore

U.S. Fishermen File Lawsuit Challenging Federal Approval of Nation’s First Large-Scale Offshore Wind Project

A group representing the U.S. commercial fishing industry has filed a lawsuit against the Department of Energy’s Bureau of Offshore Energy Management (BOEM) over its approval of the Vineyard Wind...

September 13, 2021
Total Views: 1854

Wednesday, August 18, 2021
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Offshore

Jan De Nul to Install Cables for Vineyard Wind Offshore Farm

The developer of the United States’ first commercial-scale offshore wind farm has awarded the cable installation contract to Belgium’s Jan De Nul Group. The contract was awarded by Vineyard Wind,...

August 18, 2021
Total Views: 1667

Friday, July 16, 2021
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Offshore

Vineyard Wind Strikes Union Labor Deal for Nation’s First Major Offshore Wind Farm

July 16 (Reuters) – Vineyard Wind on Friday announced a deal to use union labor to help construct what will become the nation’s first major offshore wind project off the Massachusetts coast...

July 16, 2021
Total Views: 2097

Wednesday, February 3, 2021
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Offshore

U.S. to Restart Permitting for Major Offshore Wind Project

Feb 3 (Reuters) – The Biden administration said on Wednesday it would restart permitting for the first major U.S. offshore wind farm, reversing a Trump administration decision that canceled the process late...

February 3, 2021
Total Views: 1972

Thursday, January 21, 2021
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Offshore

Permitting for Big U.S. Offshore Wind Farm Will Resume ‘Very, Very Soon’ -Avangrid CEO

Jan 20 (Reuters) – The developer of the first major U.S. offshore wind farm said on Wednesday it will soon apply for a federal permit from President Joe Biden’s administration, after former...

January 21, 2021
Total Views: 2639

Sunday, December 13, 2020
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Offshore

Vineyard Wind Said to Face Lengthy Delay After Pulling Permit

By Jennifer A. Dlouhy and Will Wade (Bloomberg) — Vineyard Wind LLC’s decision to push back a permitting review of the $2.8 billion offshore wind farm it plans to build near...

December 13, 2020
Total Views: 4638

Thursday, November 12, 2020
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Environment

First Major U.S. Offshore Wind Farm Faces Latest Permitting Delay

By Nichola Groom Nov 12 (Reuters) – A federal agency said on Thursday it has again delayed a long-awaited environmental study crucial to permitting the first major U.S. offshore wind...

November 12, 2020
Total Views: 415

Tuesday, June 9, 2020
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Maritime News

First Major U.S. Offshore Wind Farm Reaches Permitting Milestone

June 9 (Reuters) – The first major U.S. offshore wind farm, planned for the Massachusetts coast, reached a key permitting milestone on Tuesday with the release of a long-awaited federal...

June 9, 2020
Total Views: 47

Tuesday, February 11, 2020
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Maritime News

Major U.S. Offshore Wind Project Facing Permitting Delay

By Nichola Groom Feb 11 (Reuters) – Vineyard Wind, the developer of the first major U.S. offshore wind farm, said on Tuesday it will miss its target to start sending power to...

February 11, 2020
Total Views: 51