EBC Status of Offshore Wind Planning in New England: Reviewing the Building Blocks of an Emerging Industry

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Date: November 4, 2011

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EBC Status of Offshore Wind Planning in New England: Reviewing the Building Blocks of an Emerging Industry

November 4, 2011 @ 7:30 am - 12:00 pm

Federal and state efforts to seed an offshore wind industry are moving ahead rapidly, and new developments in state programs and the federal leasing process are shaping the fortunes of this emerging sector.  The heightened of activity on the regulatory front is clear; but what are the salient steps in the process and how is it benefitting the private sector?  This EBC Program will focus on bringing participants up to speed with federal and state planning efforts with an eye toward assessing the timeframe for business development opportunities for various industry sectors in New England.

Program Chair co-chair: 

  • Stephen B. Barrett
    Director of Clean Energy
    HMMH
  • Deerin Babb-Brott, Director of Operations
    Collaborative Institute for Oceans, Climate and Security
    University of Massachusetts, Boston

Speakers include:

  • Ned Farquhar, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Dept of Interior (invited)
  • Bill White, Assistant Secretary for Federal Relations, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Caleb Gordon, Principal Ornithologist, Normandeau Associates
  • Jim Gordon, President, Cape Wind (Invited)
  • Jeffrey Grybowski, Chief Administrative Officer and Senior Vice President for Strategy and External Affairs, Deepwater Wind
  • Grover Fugate, Executive Director, Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council
  • Dr. Habib Dagher, Executive Director, Advanced Composites Center, University of Maine at Orono (invited)

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Date:
November 4, 2011
Time:
7:30 am - 12:00 pm

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Date:
November 4, 2011
Time:
7:30 am - 12:00 pm

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