Offshore Wind Sector Seeks To Boost Permit Approvals To Meet Biden Goals

February 17, 2021
President Joe Biden’s commitment to double offshore wind energy production by 2030 will require the Department of Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) to significantly step-up approvals for a backlog of siting permits, says a senior official with a broad offshore wind business coalition. And Brandon Burke, director of policy and outreach at the Business Network for Offshore Wind (Network), tells Climate Extra that his organization still has questions about how the Biden administration plans to reach its...

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