07 Sep '13, 2pm

Dominion Virginia Power wins Federal offshore wind auction #Solar

Dominion Virginia Power, a subsidiary of Dominion , has won the lease to develop 112,800 acres of federal land off the coast of Virginia to develop an offshore wind farm which will be capable of generating up to 2,000MW of electricity, enough for 700,000 homes. Eight companies were approved to launch bids, but only two of these actually participated. The auction lasted six rounds and was conducted by the Federal Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM). “Offshore wind has the potential to provide the largest, scalable renewable resource for Virginia if it can be achieved at reasonable cost to customers" said Mary C. Doswell, senior vice president-Alternative Energy Solutions. “We will now proceed with the BOEM timetable for development of the commercial wind energy area while advancing our research proposal and looking for ways to lower the cost of bringing offshore wind g...

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