Representative Stivers' amendment to Division D of H.R. 3219, the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018 (Make American Secure Appropriations Act, 2018), would deny funding from this division to be used for the Cape Wind Energy Project.
The White House hosted a Summit on Offshore Wind, a gathering of leading federal, state and industry stakeholders committed to the long-term and sustainable development of offshore wind in the United States. At the Summit, the White House announced the following actions in support of the development of offshore wind:
- Establishing a White House Interagency Working Group on Offshore Wind
- Fascilitating state cooperation in the Northeast
- Establishing an international offshore wind regulators forum
- BOEM lease auctions in North Carolina and New Jersey
This report is intended to provide offshore wind industry stakeholders a basis for evaluating potential cost saving installation, operation, and maintenance (IO&M) strategies and technologies.
Report of committee comprised of legislative committee comprised of three senate members and three house members which details advantages and challenges of offshore wind in New Hampshire. The study provides recommendations for developing offshore wind in the Northeast region.