Virginia Activities

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The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management will be hosting a Virginia Intergovernmental Renewable Energy Task Force meeting on September 22, 2016 in Virginia Beach. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the current status of activities offshore Virginia. Please find more information including the agenda and speakers at the following page.

Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront
5700 Atlantic Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
10:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.


There are five proposed/ongoing activities in and around the Virginia Wind Energy Area (WEA), which are listed below.

Environmental Studies

BOEM has funded or considered numerous studies to collect information about the marine environment to support decisions concerning offshore renewable energy development. For more information, please visit:

Task Force Meetings/Public Information Meetings

BOEM coordinates Outer Continental Shelf renewable energy activities with its federal, state, local, and tribal government partners through the Virginia Intergovernmental Renewable Energy Task Force. BOEM also coordinates public information meetings to help keep interested stakeholders updated on major renewable energy milestones. To obtain information discussed during these meetings click on the links below.

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