Along our Atlantic coastline lies an energy resource with the power to create unparalleled job growth and economic transformation—offshore wind. We are dedicated to building a business network that will usher the U.S. into the offshore wind market. We empower our members with the education, tools, and connections necessary to participate in the creation of a booming new industry.

U.S. Offshore Wind News

Coast Guard may rethink offshore wind restrictions

By Esther Whieldon and Andrew Restuccia 07/21/2016 02:59 PM EDT The U.S. Coast Guard may change course and endorse opening wider swaths of … More>>

US offshore wind industry looks to build foundations

With the blades of the first commercial U.S. offshore wind power facility expected to start spinning off Rhode Island's coastline later this … More>>

ISO-NE Issues Draft of New England Offshore Wind Economic Study

As a part of its regional system planning effort, ISO New England (ISO-NE) conducts economic planning studies each year that provide … More>>

State of the States’ Offshore Wind Deployment

Most coastal U.S. states have progressed beyond debating the merits of offshore wind. Their combined efforts are marching America toward a … More>>

Tax credit related to the production of electricity from offshore wind

The Senate bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for an investment tax credit related to the production of electricity … More>>

NREL Report Analyzes Potential for Jobs & Economic Impacts from Floating OSW in CA

A new report from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Floating Offshore Wind in California: Gross Potential for Jobs and … More>>

Feds Combine NC, SC Wind Power Panels

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Draft Northeast Ocean Plan Release

Here is a link to the Federal Register notice posted last week soliciting comment on the draft Northeast Regional Ocean Plan. Comments are … More>>

OSW could reach 11¢ kWh by 2025

Eleven major energy companies have signed a declaration stating that offshore wind can be fully competitive with coal and gas by 2025, … More>>

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IPF Agenda Is Posted

Offshore Wind Partnering Forum October 2-5, 2016 Newport, Rhode Island As the U.S. celebrates its first offshore wind project this … More>>

Business Network for Offshore Wind Statement on BOEM & Denmark OSW MOU

May 13, 2016 -- Earlier today, the White House further recognized the growing importance of offshore wind to the Nation’s clean energy … More>>

“Build a Highway Now, Not a Single Lane Road.”

Advice from Keith McDermott, of U.K.-based Ecosse Subsea. This sentiment was echoed by the participants of the newly-formed Transmission … More>>

Member Profile: Bird Technical Communications

Bird Technical Communications (BTC) is a Woman-Owned Small Business providing the technical and business communications that support project … More>>

Don’t Miss This One Day Important Event: 2016 Business Network for Offshore Wind Annual Meeting

The US now has more than 21 offshore wind projects in various stages of planning and installation. This summer the first wind project will … More>>

March European Report from Executive Director Liz Burdock

In March, a group of us toured Denmark and met with companies involved in the offshore wind industry. We were fortunate to work with the … More>>

Spotlight on the Network Archive

Partnering for a Purpose The Business Network for Offshore Wind is proud to support OffshoreMA in the realization of an offshore wind … More>>

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