Block Island Wind Farm Passes Fed Hurdle

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Block Island Times: As part of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to create American jobs, develop clean energy sources and cut carbon pollution.

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Acting Director Walter Cruickshank today announced that BOEM has offered a right-of-way (ROW) grant to Deepwater Wind Block Island Transmission System, LLC (Deepwater Wind) for the Block Island Transmission System (BITS).

Read more about the Block Island federal wind farm approval.