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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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References- Birds, Bats, Fish, Marine Mammals & Sea Turtles, Benthos & Plankton American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) Nov 10 2011
Atlantic Wind Connection Public Opinion Poll- Delaware Toplines Atlantic Wind Connection Oct 27 2011
Atlantic Wind Connection Delaware Poll Analysis Offshore Wind Generation Atlantic Wind Connection Oct 27 2011
Atlantic Wind Connection Public Opinion Poll- New Jersey Toplines Atlantic Wind Connection Oct 27 2011
Atlantic Wind Connection Public Opinion Poll New Jersey Analysis Atlantic Wind Connection Oct 27 2011
Virginia Offshore Wind Energy Development- Conflicts, Challenges, and Solutions Virginia Coastal Energy Research Consortium (VCREC) Oct 26 2011
Offshore New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland and Virginia- Public Input Requested on Potential Impacts to Historic Priorities US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Oct 20 2011
30 CFR 585- Renewable Energy and Alternate Uses of Existing Facilities on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Oct 18 2011
Maine Statoil Requested Lease Area US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Oct 18 2011
New Insights and New Tools Regarding Risk to Roseate Terns, Piping Plovers, and Red Knots from Wind Facility Operations on the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Oct 17 2011
BOEM Massachusetts Renewable Energy Task Force Teleconference US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Oct 17 2011
Offshore Rhode Island and Massachusetts- Call for Information and Nominations (Call) [Docket No. BOEM-2011-0049] US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Oct 11 2011
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) North Carolina Renewable Energy Task Force Meeting Agenda US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Oct 6 2011
Vessel Traffic Data and Analysis US Coast Guard (USCG) Oct 6 2011
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) North Carolina Renewable Energy Task Force US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Oct 6 2011
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) North Carolina Renewable Energy Task Force Meeting US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Oct 6 2011
Design Standards for Offshore Wind Farms US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Sep 29 2011
Rhode Island- Massachusetts Area of Mutual Interest (AMI) for Commercial Wind Development- Call for Information and Nomination (CFI) and Notice of Intent (NOA) to Prepare an Environmental Assessment (EA) US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Sep 20 2011
Rhode Island- Massachusetts Area of Mutual Interest (AMI) for Commercial Wind Development- Call for Information and Nomination (CFI) and Notice of Intent (NOI) to Prepare an Environmental Assessment (EA) US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Sep 19 2011
Long Island-New York City Offshore Wind Collaborative Request for Commercial Lease on Outer Continental Shelf (OCS), Long Island, New York Long Island- New York City Offshore Wind Collaborative Sep 8 2011
Offshore Rhode Island and Massachusetts- Call for Information and Nominations (Call) [Docket No. BOEM–2011–0049] US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Aug 18 2011
Offshore Rhode Island and Massachusetts- Notice of Intent (NOI) to Prepare an Environmental Assessment (EA) [Docket No. BOEM–2011–0063] US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Aug 18 2011
Unsolicited Right-of-Way (ROW) Grant Application for the Atlantic Wind Connection (AWC) Project Atlantic Grid Development, LLC Aug 18 2011
Current Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Wind Energy Areas (WEAs) Shapefiles US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Aug 18 2011
Rhode Island and Massachusetts Call Area US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Aug 17 2011
Rhode Island and Massachusetts Call Area (with National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Nautical Chart background) US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Aug 17 2011
Vessel Traffic Data and Analysis US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Aug 17 2011
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Virginia Renewable Energy Task Force Meeting Attendance List US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Aug 17 2011
US Coast Guard (USCG)- Virginia Call for Information (CFI) Area US Coast Guard (USCG) Aug 17 2011
Overview of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Environmental Assessment (EA) and Comments US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) Aug 17 2011

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