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The US federal government maintains jurisdiction over offshore wind resources on the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf (OCS), which begins 3 nautical miles from shore. Federal agencies play multiple roles in siting, leasing, and permitting; technology research and development; and, financing and infrastructure development.

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Federal Resources

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Order No. 2000- Final Rule on Regional Transmission Organizations (RTOs) Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Dec 20 1999
Order No. 888C- Order on Rehearing Final Rule on Promoting Wholesale Competition Through Open Access Non-discriminatory Transmission Services by Public Utilities; Recovery of Stranded Costs by Public Utilities and Transmitting Utilities Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Jan 28 1998
Order No. 889B- Order Denying Rehearing Final Rule on Open Access Same-Time Information System and Standards of Conduct Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Nov 25 1997
Order No. 888B- Order on Rehearing Final Rule on Promoting Wholesale Competition Through Open Access Non-discriminatory Transmission Services by Public Utilities; Recovery of Stranded Costs by Public Utilities and Transmitting Utilities Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Nov 25 1997
Order No. 889A- Order on Rehearing Final Rule on Open Access Same-Time Information System and Standards of Conduct Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Mar 4 1997
Order No. 888A- Order on Rehearing Final Rule on Promoting Wholesale Competition Through Open Access Non-discriminatory Transmission Services by Public Utilities; Recovery of Stranded Costs by Public Utilities and Transmitting Utilities [Part 1 of 3] Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Mar 4 1997
Order No. 888A- Order on Rehearing Final Rule on Promoting Wholesale Competition Through Open Access Non-discriminatory Transmission Services by Public Utilities; Recovery of Stranded Costs by Public Utilities and Transmitting Utilities [Part 2 of 3] Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Mar 4 1997
Order No. 888A- Order on Rehearing Final Rule on Promoting Wholesale Competition Through Open Access Non-discriminatory Transmission Services by Public Utilities; Recovery of Stranded Costs by Public Utilities and Transmitting Utilities [Part 3 of 3] Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Mar 4 1997
Order No. 889- Final Rule on Open Access Same-Time Information System and Standards of Conduct Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Apr 24 1996
Order No. 888- Final Rule on Promoting Wholesale Competition Through Open Access Non-discriminatory Transmission Services by Public Utilities; Recovery of Stranded Costs by Public Utilities and Transmitting Utilities Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Apr 24 1996
MarineCadastre.gov National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Coastal Services Center (CSC); US Bureau of Energy Management (BOEM)
Wind Industry Supply Chain Map Global Wind Network (GLWN)
Federal Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency (DSIRE)

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