New Jersey Study Offers Some False Negatives About Offshore Wind: A Call to Action

On November 30, 2005, New Jersey’s Blue Ribbon Panel on Development of Wind Turbine Facilities in Coastal Waters issued an interim report on the impacts of potential wind energy development off the coast of New Jersey.  The Panel’s Interim Report (available here in both Executive Summary and Full format) arrived at some negative conclusions, finding […]

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OREC Urges FERC to Further Facilitate License Waivers

As we last noted in this post, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission continues to maintain jurisdiction over ocean energy projects, though it is willing to consider limited waivers to the license requirements.  Currently, FERC will allow developers to site a project and interconnect with a customer so long as the purpose of the demonstration is […]

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