25 Oct '13, 2pm

Offshore Wind Investment Opportunities

Offshore Wind Investment Opportunities

A significant alternative energy investment theme with potential for growth over the next few years is offshore wind. This article looks at the promise of marine based wind, potential pitfalls, and names three investments that could benefit from large-scale offshore wind development that is likely coming. The Potential of Offshore Wind In 2011, the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Department of Interior jointly published a national offshore wind strategy . According to the report, in areas with less than 100 feet of water the generating potential of offshore wind equals the entire generating capacity of the current U.S. electric system . If you include all of the potential offshore wind capacity, marine-based windmills could generate four times the current U.S. electrical demand! A big plus is that some of the best offshore wind sites are near major population center...

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