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State submits application for small-scale offshore wind research site

The Governor’s Energy Office today submitted an application to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management to lease a 15.2-square-mile site in the Gulf of Maine to establish the nation’s first research area in federal waters for floating offshore wind.


Governor Mills Signs Legislation on Offshore Wind

The Governor applauded the strong bipartisan support from the Maine Legislature to advance Maine’s unique position to grow a global offshore wind industry, which will create good-paying jobs for Maine people, support Maine’s transition to 100 percent renewable energy, and help fight climate change.