National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium Selects National Renewable Energy Laboratory for its First Technology Award

Posted to Applied Web NY on Fri, 09/06/2019 - 15:24

The National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium (Consortium) today announced it has selected the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) for contract negotiation for its first offshore wind research and development (R&D) technology award. The project is designed to improve the economic feasibility of floating wind farm technology and is an important step in advancing the Consortium’s long-term strategy to further drive down costs of offshore wind development in the United States.