Posts Tagged ‘coastal’

Coastal oil and gas drilling won’t affect offshore wind projects, U.S. official says

The Trump Administration's decision to offer nearly all coastal U.S. waters for oil and gas drilling won't interfere with the government's aggressive steps to lease those waters for possibly thousands of wind turbines, federal officials said. The U.S. Interior Department's Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, which will oversee both programs, already has granted a 70,000-acre […]

A changing wind: Southeastern Coastal Wind Coalition meets on emerging wind power prospects

WHAT: The second meeting of a fledgling coalition among business and other leaders developing wind power offshore and along the coast, as well as an equipment supply chain from Virginia to Florida. View full post on Wind Power News

Another wind turbine rouses campaigners on Yorkshire’s coastal cliffs

Protests supported by David Hockney are revived, as proposals for a Flambrough tower replace those recently withdrawn near Bempton’s famous seabird reserve Local people’s defeat of a controversial wind turbine proposal at Bempon, close to the famous seabird nesting cliffs on the Yorkshire coast, has been followed by only the briefest of respites. The call […]