Block Island Wind Farm Clears First Hurdle


Block Island Times: Deepwater Wind this week received the first approval in the long process it must go through to receive the necessary permits to construct an offshore wind demonstration project located within 3 miles of Block Island’s southern coast.

Monday night, February 27, the Historic District Commission voted to give Deepwater Wind a Certificate of Appropriateness to construct a substation on Block Island Power Company property, land to the south of the state garage that is 1 of 2 sites Deepwater has proposed.

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