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DOI Transfers Offshore Wind Regulation Governance from BOEM to BSEE

The Department of the Interior is transferring regulations governing offshore renewable energy activities – including workplace safety and environmental compliance – from the Bureau...
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BOEM Publishes Proposed Regulation Updates for Offshore Wind Development

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is publishing a proposed rule to update regulations for clean energy development on the U.S. Outer Continental...

DOI Issues Highest-Ever Disbursements from Wind Energy from Federal Lands

The Department of the Interior’s (DOI) Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR) disbursed $21.53 billion in revenues generated in fiscal year 2022 from energy...

American Clean Power Appeals to FERC for Grid Interconnection Improvements

The American Clean Power Association (ACP) has filed comments with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) highlighting multiple opportunities to improve the interconnection process...

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...

American Clean Power Association Chooses Billie Kaumaya to Lead Federal Affairs

The American Clean Power Association (ACP) has added Billie Kaumaya as head of federal affairs, leading the association’s advocacy with lawmakers in the nation’s...
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BOEM Develops Improvements for Offshore Wind Energy Area Identification

As part of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s (BOEM) commitment to acquire and use the best available information and knowledge in its decision-making,...

Floating Offshore Wind Getting a Carve-Out at the Federal Level

The Biden-Harris administration says it is launching coordinated actions to further develop new floating offshore wind projects, with a goal of adding 15 GW...

Judge Rules GE Offshore Wind Turbines Cannot Be Sold in U.S.

GE Renewable Energy suffered a blow this week with a federal judge’s ruling stating that the company cannot manufacture or sell its Haliade-X offshore...

President Names John Podesta Clean Energy Senior Advisor

John Podesta was named by President Joe Biden to serve as senior advisor to the president for clean energy innovation and implementation. Ali Zaidi...

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