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Editorial: Region seizes wind opportunity

The Virginian Pilot | Nov 17, 2021

News that a European wind engineering company plans to build a $200 million turbine blade finishing facility at the Portsmouth Marine Terminal gives a major boost to the drive by Hampton Roads and Virginia to become the nation's leader in the offshore wind energy industry.

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Dominion, Siemens Gamesa plan Virginia offshore wind power hub

Reuters | Oct 25, 2021

U.S. power utility Dominion Energy and Spanish turbine maker Siemens Gamesa said on Monday they will build the first U.S. factory to make blades for offshore wind power, part of plans to make a regional supply hub for the industry.

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Offshore energy expansion coming to Virginia, predicted to power over 600K homes

WTKR | Oct 25, 2021

Governor Ralph Northam announced an agreement for Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy to establish the first offshore wind turbine blade facility in the United States. This announcement launches construction on the country’s largest new renewable energy project.

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Virginia’s first offshore wind turbines have become a haven for marine life

The Virginian-Pilot | Oct 14, 2021

In the Atlantic, about 27 miles off the Virginia Beach coast, schools of fish congregate around what looks like a large cylinder covered in algae. Mussels glom onto the structure. Even the occasional sea turtle or giant ocean sunfish pays a visit. The source of this bustling underwater scene is somewhat unlikely — a wind turbine.

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Opinion: Dominion, labor cooperation produces broad benefit

Daily Press | Oct 11, 2021

Dominion Energy and skilled labor are working hand-in-glove to make this project — and its associated customer, environmental and economic benefits — possible.

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