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(UPDATE) 'It's beyond frustrating': Yurok VP calls out interim winners of offshore wind power bid for failing to engage with tribe ahead of this week's auction

(UPDATE) ‘It’s beyond frustrating’: Yurok VP calls out interim winners of offshore wind power bid for failing to engage with tribe ahead of this week’s auction

UPDATE 2:50 p.m.: One of the successful bidders, RWE Offshore Wind Holdings, LLC, sent the following response to Outpost request for additional comment: “RWE is committed to thoughtfully engaging tribes and tribal fisheries throughout all stages of project development,” Dominik Schwegmann, US West Offshore Development Manager for RWE, wrote in an email. Outpost. “Before the …

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Biden-Harris administration announces winners of California offshore wind power auction

Biden-Harris administration announces winners of California offshore wind power auction

Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2022Contact: Interior_Press@ios.doi.gov WASHINGTON — The Department of the Interior today announced the results of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s wind power auction for five leases off California. The lease sale represents the third major offshore wind lease sale this year and the first ever for the Pacific region. Today’s sale …

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Sale revives floating offshore wind power in US waters

Sale revives floating offshore wind power in US waters

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Tuesday marks the first-ever U.S. auction of leases to develop commercial-scale, floating wind farms in deep waters off the West Coast. The live online auction for the five leases – three off California’s central coast and two off its northern coast – has generated strong interest, and 43 companies from around …

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