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BOEM, NOAA Collaborate to Alleviate Offshore Wind Impacts on Fisheries

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Fisheries are addressing potential impacts of offshore wind energy...

Orsted, Eversource Collaborate with Aquarium on Offshore Wind, Marine Life Study

Ørsted and Eversource, developers of Connecticut’s first offshore wind farm, Revolution Wind, have signed a multi-year research partnership with Mystic Aquarium to conduct comprehensive...

Vineyard Wind Developer Leveraging AI to Protect Marine Mammals

Vineyard Wind and Charles River Analytics are collaborating to further protect marine mammals during the construction of the Vineyard Wind 1 project. As part...

BOEM Releases DEIS for 2 GW Empire Wind Project in N.Y.

The Bureau of Ocean Energy and Management (BOEM) has published the availability of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the proposed Empire Wind...

WWF, Orsted Collaboration Focuses on Ocean Biodiversity, Offshore Wind

WWF and Ørsted have signed a five-year global partnership to drive a fundamental change in the approach to integrating action on climate and biodiversity...

BOEM, NOAA Fisheries Release Whale, Offshore Wind Strategy Draft Plan

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) have released a...

Eagle Update: Standardized Permits for Wind Projects Are Proposed

On September 30, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service published a proposed rule that would create a standardized permitting program for the incidental take...

Salamander Floating Wind Project Reaches Environmental Milestone

The Salamander floating offshore wind project has completed the geophysical and environmental survey works for 2022 at the site off the east coast of...

BOEM Finishes Environmental Assessment of Morro Bay Wind Energy Area in California

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has completed its environmental review of potential impacts from offshore wind energy leasing activities in the Morro...

Fish and Wildlife Service Permit Improvements for Eagles Cover Wind Energy

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing improvements for how it processes permits for the incidental take of bald and golden eagles. The...

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