Browse resources below for more information on offshore wind as an energy source.
Federal Offshore Wind Activities
Offshore Wind Activities in Northeast/Mid-Atlantic States
In June 2021, Commission Chair Senator David Watters asked the New Hampshire Senate Research Office to compile information on state legislation and policies dealing with offshore wind energy in seven Northeastern states, including, New Hampshire , Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, and Rhode Island. The New Hampshire Senate Research Office's results can be accessed below.
Offshore Wind Basics
Environment and Fisheries
NYSERDA: Impacts and Benefits: Ocean Environment
MassCEC: Pilot Regional Fisheries Studies
Compilation of Electromagnetic Fields Studies (Resource from NH Commission on Offshore Wind and Port Development Committee Meeting)
Mapping and Data Tools
NOAA Fisheries: Northeast Socioeconomic Data Products
Workforce Development &