The U.S. Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has finalized a lease with Avangrid Renewables for a 122,405-acre wind area offshore North Carolina. The lease goes into effect on November 1, 2017.
In March, Avangrid placed a winning bid of $9,066,650 for the Kitty Hawk Wind Energy Area. The North Carolina lease area, designated OCS-A 0508, begins about 24 nautical miles from shore and extends 25.7 nautical miles in a general southeast direction.
Monday, October 2, 2017