On September 13, 2019 NYSERDA held two commercial fishing focused webinars to learn more about New York’s recently awarded offshore wind projects. To view the webinars click here.
MassCEC, BOEM and RIDEM have partnered on an RFP for pilot studies for regional fisheries research and monitoring for Southern New England in relation to the Massachusetts and Rhode Island/Massachusetts wind energy areas. To view the RFP click here.
Links to existing comment forums regarding offshore wind energy development are listed below.
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New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
New York State Offshore Wind Master Plan
Fish and Fisheries Study, Section 5.2 summarizes stakeholder comments obtained during the state’s outreach efforts.
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
Call for Information and Nominations for the New York Bight (Posted April 11, 2018 / Closed July 30, 2018)
Request for Feedback - BOEM Renewable Leasing Path Forward for Future Offshore Renewable Energy Leasing on the Atlantic OCS (Posted April 6, 2018 / Closed July 5, 2018)
Notice of Availability- Environmental Assessment for Commercial Wind Lease Issuance and Site Assessment Activities on the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf Offshore New York (Posted June 6, 2016 / Closed July 13, 2016)
Atlantic Wind Lease Sale 6 (ATLW-6) for Commercial Leasing for Wind Power on the Outer Continental Shelf Offshore New York—Proposed Sale Notice (Posted June 6, 2016 / Closed August 5, 2016)
Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Assessment: Potential Commercial Wind Lease Issuance and Site Assessment Activities on the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Offshore New York (Posted May 28, 2014 / Closed July 14, 2014)
Commercial Leasing for Wind Power Development on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Offshore New York – Call for Information and Nominations (Posted May 28, 2014 / Closed July 14, 2014)
Potential Commercial Leasing for Wind Power on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Offshore New York, Request for Interest (Posted January 4, 2013 / Closed March 05, 2013)
New York State Department of Public Service
American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) Committees and Forums. AWEA provides avenues for discussion on information and best practices regarding wind energy development and allows members to share resources and communicate.