Biden administration targets deep waters near Oregon, Maine for new offshore wind power

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown said a spot near Coos Bay is especially promising

By: - September 15, 2022 3:23 pm

The Oregon Department of Energy is studying the potential to build floating, deep-water offshore wind turbines along the state’s southwest coast. (Axel Schmidt/Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.