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Offshore Wind Development and Industry Update: A WPA Webinar

October 19, 2011


  • Dr. Christopher G. Hart, manager, Department of Energy Offshore Wind, provided an overview of the DOE Wind Program activities and reported on the recently amounted wind FOA awards to spur offshore wind development.
  • Darryl Francois, head of the Project & Coordination Branch, Office of Renewable Energy, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, discussed BOEM's regulatory activities, providing an update on permitting guidelines. Darryl also talked about current BOEM stakeholder engagement activites, including the state and regional working groups.

This free webinar is part of the U.S. Department of Energy's Wind Powering America 2011 webinar series.

Audio and text versions of the webinar are available (WMV 19.5 MB) Download Windows Media Player. Time: 01:07:37. Text Version.

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—Julie Jones