US Awards $3.7 Mln for Wind Project off Maine

Posted by Eric Haun
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
Photo: Maine Aqua Ventus
The Maine Aqua Ventus project, an experimental floating deep-water offshore wind project off the coast of Castine, Maine, has received $3.7 million from the U.S. Department of Energy.
 
The project was originally competing for a $47 million grant but was passed over for projects in New Jersey, Virginia and Oregon. The DOE instead awarded Maine $3.7 million for work to continue on a pilot project off the coast of Monhegan.

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