Smart from the Start

virginia turbineSalazar Launches 'Smart from the Start' Initiative to Speed Offshore Wind Energy Development off the Atlantic Coast (November 23, 2010)  


North Carolina   

  • The Notice of Intent (NOI) to Prepare an Environmental Assessment for commercial wind leasing and site assessment activities offshore North Carolina was published in the Federal Register on December 13, 2012 under Docket ID: BOEM-2012-0090. The NOI is available here.



Rhode Island and Massachusetts

New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland and Virginia

Map of Wind Energy Areas:  

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