Offshore lease areas in the US are enormous. However, current offshore wind lease areas on the East Coast look relatively small compared to Oil & Gas activities in the Gulf of Mexico.
After all, the onshore footprint of offshore wind, including the transmission infrastructure, is also significantly smaller than the one of pipelines and refineries for Oil & Gas activities.
Want to know more about offshore wind in the United States?
Stay tuned for our next US map, comparing onshore and offshore wind in relation to urban centers.
For consulting and software for your offshore wind project in the United States, contact our Partner in Boston, Ian Spooner.