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Dominion Energy Continues Development of First Jones Act Compliant Offshore Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Dominion Energy | Dec 16, 2020

Dominion Energy announced today it has reached a major milestone – the keel laying – in the construction of the first Jones Act compliant offshore wind turbine installation vessel, currently being constructed by the global marine shipbuilding firm Keppel AmFELS at its Brownsville, Texas shipyard. With several gigawatts of offshore wind capacity to be installed along the U.S. East Coast in the next decade, access to Jones Act compliant offshore wind turbine installation vessels is of strategic importance to the U.S. offshore wind market.

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Government report highlights vessel challenges in US offshore wind industry

Riviera Maritime Media | Dec 09, 2020

On 8 December 2020, the Government Accountability Office, an independent research arm of Congress, issued a report on vessels needed for US offshore wind projects. It highlights a number of issues facing the market.

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2020 Has Been a Big Year for US Offshore Wind

Marine Link | Dec 08, 2020

This has certainly been an active year for offshore wind, both in the U.S. and globally. Looking at the U.S. in particular, the East Coast is certainly giving cause for real optimism with a clear pipeline of state procurement targets indicating 12 gigawatts installed by 2030 and 29.1 gigawatts total installed by 2035. That means around $55 to $87 billion of capex, which will support the growth of the significant domestic supply chain.

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Virginia is leading in offshore wind – 180 turbines expected to be in service by 2026

WDVM | Dec 08, 2020

Virginia is leading the way in offshore wind with the recent installation of the first two turbines in federal waters off the coast of Virginia Beach.

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Dominion offshore wind turbines complete reliability testing

Virginia Business | Oct 14, 2020

Richmond-based Dominion Energy Inc. announced Wednesday that its two turbine, 12-megawatt, $300 million Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) pilot project, located 27 miles off the Virginia Beach coastline, has successfully completed reliability testing.

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