12 Apr '12, 2pm

Cape Wind Moves Forward: Herald of a Boom in Offshore Wind, Marine Engineering & Construction?

Offshore oil and gas industry contractors have been having a hard time of it since BP’s Deepwater Horizon tragedy, but they’re very likely to see a turnaround in their fortunes if the drive to develop US offshore wind resources continues to build momentum. Cape Wind– developer of the largest offshore US wind power project development proposed to date, as well as the most hotly contested– today announced that it’s selected the joint venture team of Cal Dive International, Cashman Equipment Corp and Flatiron Construction to build America’s first offshore wind farm in Nantucket Sound. The announcement is the second piece of good news regarding the massive 130-turbine, 468 MW Cape Wind project to come out recently. On March 30, Massachusetts utility NStar filed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with the Massachusetts Dept. of Public Utilities (DPU) to purchase 27% of the clean,...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/04/12/cape-wind-moves-forwa...

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