TITLE

Wind Farm Forecast

AUTHOR(S)
Khalifa, Daisy R.
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Sea Power;Dec2009, Vol. 52 Issue 12, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the five exploratory leases awarded by the Mineral Management Service (MMS) of the U.S. Department of Interior for offshore renewable energy projects in the Mid-Atlantic area. It states that the leases are devoted to offshore wind technology. It also mentions that the MMS serves as the lead permitting agency for offshore renewable energy effort on the outer continental shelf (OCS).
ACCESSION #
48655041

 

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