New York offshore wind lease sale announced

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

On October 27, 2016, BOEM announced the publication of the Final Sale Notice (FSN) for a lease sale offshore New York and the availability of a revised environmental assessment for site assessment and site characterization activities in the area.


The lease area is located 11.5 nautical miles (nm) from Jones Beach, NY. From its western edge, the area extends approximately 24 nmi southeast at its longest portion. The project area consists of 5 full OCS blocks and 143 sub-blocks. Materials related to the FSN are below.


More information can be found on BOEM's New York activities page.

Publication Date: 
Thursday, October 27, 2016
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