Pentagon Objects to Shore Wind Farm

2014-11-10T16:41:57+00:00 November 10, 2014|

(Click to enlarge) A vertical axis wind turbine is on a movable platform at Patuxent River Naval Air Station, where it can be tested in different locations. (Credit: Barbara Haddock Taylor, Baltimore Sun) A politically divisive Eastern Shore wind energy project hit a new roadblock Thursday, as the Pentagon lodged a formal objection [...]

BOEM Seeks Comments on Draft Environmental Impact Statement on Oil and Gas Development in the Western Gulf of Mexico

2014-10-10T13:00:43+00:00 October 10, 2014|

(Click to enlarge) BOEM will host two public meetings on September 23, 2014 and September 25, 2014 regarding the Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for proposed Gulf of Mexico Western Planning Area Lease Sales 246 and 248. (Credit: BOEM) BOEM has published a Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for proposed Gulf [...]

BOEM Announces Final Report Regarding Atlantic Offshore Wind Best Management Practices to Reduce Fishing Impacts

2014-10-10T12:39:39+00:00 October 10, 2014|

  (Click to enlarge) BOEM’s report is titled, “Development of Mitigation Measures to Address Potential Use Conflicts between Commercial Wind Energy Lessees/Grantees and Commercial Fishermen on the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf Final Report on Best Management Practices and Mitigation Measures” (Credit: BOEM) This report is a culmination of nine BOEM-sponsored workshops held between [...]

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