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Development of Delaware Offshore Wind Project Delayed By BP Spill

The regulatory fallout from BP’s Gulf oil spill is inflicting collateral damage on a major offshore wind project in Delaware. Hoboken, N.J.-based NRG Bluewater Wind� officials said the restructuring of the Minerals Management Service, (MMS) following the Gulf spill could delay the development of its Mid-Atlantic offshore wind project by up to two years. The…

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Salazar Approves Landmark Offshore Wind Project [Update]

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar has awarded Boston-based developer Cape Wind a crucial federal permit supporting the development of a landmark, 420 megawatts offshore wind farm off Cape Cod.

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Cape Wind: Ken Salazar Has Two Unappetizing Choices

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar will soon make a decision on the Massachusetts wind farm Cape Wind. He has two equally unappetizing choices…

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Offshore Is In The Air, Cape Wind Announces Wind Turbine Deal With Siemens

Cape Wind knows a good news hook. With offshore dominating the news-cycle� (and the Google search terms), the persistent Boston-based offshore wind developer chose today to announce that it has entered into an agreement�with Siemens of Germany to purchase up to 130, 3.6-megawatt wind turbines for the� 420-megawatt wind farm it wants to build off…

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