Interior Announces Proposed Lease Sale for North Carolina Wind Energy Area

The Department of Interior announced a proposed lease sale for 122,405 acres offshore of North Carolina for commercial wind energy leasing. The proposed areas is off the coast of Kitty Hawk, an area that the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management identified in consultation with members of its North Carolina Intergovernmental Renewable Energy Task Force. The area is about 24 nautical miles offshore.

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