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Orsted to Use Wind Turbine That’s 50% More Efficient in New Jersey and Maryland Offshore Projects

Orsted will bring 1,220 megawatts of offshore wind energy online in the next five years by using a new wind turbine in their New Jersey and Maryland projects. (more...)

Coast Guard Revises Guidance Affecting Offshore Wind

For the first time in more than a decade, the Coast Guard has revised its guidelines for reviewing the effects of offshore wind farms on commercial shipping. (more...)

U.S. Seeks Superconducting Offshore Wind Generators

In order to successfully harness the full potential of offshore wind energy, the turbine generators need to be large enough without being too massive to build or overheating. (more...)

Dominion Energy Plans 220 Turbine Offshore Wind Project

Dominion Energy is planning a 220 wind turbine farm off the coast of Virginia Beach in federal waters they have already leased. (more...)

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Partners in Science: Offshore Wind and the Mid-Atlantic Cold Pool

Offshore wind developers and coastal managers need accurate information about the ocean to responsibly introduce wind energy to the Mid-Atlantic Bight. (more...)

We’re Headed to the West Coast Ocean Alliance 2019 Annual Meeting

Come find members of the Marine Cadastre team in Tacoma, Washington on December 3 and 4 to discuss West Coast updates and data. (more...)

West Hawaiʻi Habitat Focus Area Map Viewer

PacIOOS partnered with NOAA's Habitat Blueprint Program to build a map viewer for the West Hawaiʻi Habitat Focus Area. (more...)

Ready, Set, Live! New Data and Updates are Ready

The new data sets and updates are now live! (more...)

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