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DEME’s Orion to install Virginia wind turbine foundations

WorkBoat | Jun 06, 2022

DEME Marine’s new state of the art vessel Orion will be deployed to U.S. waters in 2024 to install 176 monopile foundations for the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind turbine array.

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Offshore wind is a climate priority, but state officials see jobs and economic development, too

WFAE | May 04, 2022

Two wind turbines 27 miles off the coast of Virginia are generating climate-friendly electricity and providing data that's being used to plan for a much larger offshore wind farm there. It's a budding industry that officials eventually hope to see off North Carolina, though planning here is years behind.

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Wind turbines still on track east of Virginia Beach

Richmond Times-Dispatch | Apr 22, 2022

Dominion appears poised to scale up offshore wind dramatically. The two turbines it currently operates are the pilot structures involved in its Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind project ... [and] plans to go big, with 176 new turbines extending outward an additional 15 miles by the end of 2026.

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Talking Turbines: An update on Dominion Energy's offshore wind project

WTKR | Apr 15, 2022

Virginia's coast is getting some new residents; not fish or marine life, but massive windmills. You can't see the turbines from the beaches, but Dominion Energy's offshore wind farm is paving the way for clean, renewable energy in Hampton Roads.

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Giant, turbine-installing ship is Dominion Energy’s $500M bet on U.S. offshore wind

Energy News Network | Mar 11, 2022

The Virginia utility’s parent company has ordered a massive ocean vessel for installing offshore wind turbines. The $500 million ship could reduce the cost and complexity of U.S. offshore wind projects up and down the Atlantic Coast.

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