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The US federal government maintains jurisdiction over offshore wind resources on the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf (OCS), which begins 3 nautical miles from shore. Federal agencies play multiple roles in siting, leasing, and permitting; technology research and development; and, financing and infrastructure development.

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Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Massachusetts Renewable Energy Task Force- Welcome & Introductions US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Jun 7 2011
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) North Carolina Renewable Energy Task Force US Coast Guard (USCG) May 11 2011
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Virginia Renewable Energy Task Force Meeting Attendance List US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Aug 17 2011
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE)- MA/RI Joint Task Force Meeting Attendance List US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Dec 10 2010
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE)- North Carolina Renewable Energy Task Force Meeting Update US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) May 11 2011
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE)- RI/MA Joint Task Force Meeting Attendance List US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) May 2 2011
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE)- RI/MA Renewable Energy Task Force- Teleconference US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Jun 3 2011
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE)-Maryland Renewable Energy Task Force Meeting Attendance List US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Jun 24 2011
Call for Information (CFI) Renewable Energy Leasing US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Jan 19 2011
Cape Wind Draft Supplemental EIS Available for Comment BOEM Mar 30 2017
Cape Wind Energy Project Environmental Assessment (EA) US Minerals Management Service (MMS) Apr 28 2010
Cape Wind Energy Project Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) US Minerals Management Service (MMS) Jan 23 2009
Cape Wind Fact Sheet Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Aug 1 2013
Cape Wind Fact Sheet Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Aug 1 2013
Cape Wind Final EIS U.S. Department of Energy Dec 1 2012
Carper-Collins Incentivizing Offshore Wind Power Act: Providing incentive tax credits to the first movers in the offshore wind industry Senators Tom Carper (D-Del.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine) Jul 9 2015
Characteristics, Behavior, and Response Effectiveness of Spilled Dielectric Insulating Oil in the Marine Environment US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Jul 12 2011
Clean Energy from America's Ocean- Permitting and Financing Challenges to the U.S. Offshore Wind Industry Center for American Progress (CAP) Jun 1 2011
Clean Energy Victory Bonds Act of 2015 Reps. Zoe Lofgren and Doris Matsui Dec 11 2015
Coastal Wind- Energy For North Carolina's Future- A Study of the Feasibility of Wind Turbines in the Pamlico and Albemarle Sounds and in Ocean Waters Off the North Carolina Coast North Carolina Legislature Jan 19 2011
Collaborative Procurement of Offshore Wind Energy- A Buyers Network: Assessment of Merits and Approaches Clean Energy States Alliance (CESA) Sep 11 2012
Combining the Grand Strand Call Area with Wilmington East and Wilmington West Wind Energy Areas US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Dec 31 2015
Commercial Lease of Submerged Lands for Renewable Energy Development on the Outer Continental Shelf [BOEM-2012-0006] US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Feb 3 2012
Commercial Lease of Submerged Lands for Renewable Energy Development on the Outer Continental Shelf- Cape Wind Associates, LLC [Renewable Energy Lease No. OCS-A-0478] US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Oct 6 2010
Commercial Wind Energy Leasing on the Outer Continental Shelf Offshore North Carolina U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Aug 7 2014
Comparative Study of Offshore Wind Turbine Generation (OWTG) Standards US Minerals Management Service (MMS) Jun 29 2009
Comparison of Cape Wind Scientific Data Tower Wind Speed Data with ISO New England List of Top Ten Electric Demand Days Cape Wind Associates, LLC Jul 2 2007
Cost of Floating Offshore Wind Energy Using New England Aqua Ventus Concrete Semisubmersible Technology National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Jan 17 2020
Current Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Wind Energy Areas (WEAs) Shapefiles US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Aug 18 2011
Deepwater Wind Energy Center: A Landmark Renewable Energy & Transmission Project for Long Island Deepwater Wind Jul 26 2012

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