U.S. Offshore Wind Industry Reaches Major Milestone

Wed Oct 13, 2010 10:00am EDT

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) sponsored a conference last week in Atlantic City, New Jersey, attracting roughly 1,500 attendees from around the globe, with heavy representation from European turbine manufacturers such as Vestas, Gamesa, REPower and Siemens, firms that dominate sales in today's major offshore markets such as the United Kingdom and Denmark.

Maine has a special deepwater offshore program focused on 30 MW of pioneering projects that validate new foundation and installation technologies.

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