BOEM Auctions Area Offshore New York for Wind Energy Development

Interior Department’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) today held the nation’s sixth competitive lease sale for renewable energy in federal waters, which offered 79,350 acres offshore New York for potential wind energy development. BOEM determined that Statoil Wind US LLC was the provisional winner of the lease sale, which bid $42,469,725 the lease area.

NY Proposed Lease Area