BOEM issues first approval for utility-scale offshore wind project in Massachusetts

By Michelle Froese The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has issued its first approval of an offshore wind Site Assessment Plan (SAP) to Bay State Wind, a utility-scale offshore wind project in Massachusetts located 15 nautical miles south of Martha’s Vineyard in the Atlantic Ocean.
The BOEM approval of the plan for Bay State Wind lets Massachusetts utilities take their first step with a request for proposals to build the state’s first offshore wind project.
Bay State Wind is a joint venture between DONG Energy – a global leader in offshore wind with 22 commercial-scale offshore wind projects around the world – and Eversource

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