The University of Maine's "New England Aqua Ventus I" Program
CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6
Offices(s): Golden Field Office
The U.S. Department of Energy is proposing to provide federal funding to the University of Maine to further their research and design efforts for the planning of a 12 megawatt (MW), 2 turbine, pilot floating wind farm off the coast of Maine. This NEPA determination applies to budget period 1, tasks 1.0-6.0, which include preliminary activities, such as information gathering, computer based modeling, project planning, design work, and environmental monitoring.