EI’s research on the potential of offshore wind shows that offshore turbines could provide as much as one-quarter of U.S. electricity needs by 2050.
Offshore wind has a lot of potential, but in order for Americans to maximize 100 gigawatts of offshore wind by 2035 the industry and policies must change.
Although offshore wind has the potential to provide up to 25% of total U.S. electricity generation by 2050, the transmission system and policies will need to change to accommodate the growth.
EI research found that the IRA drove $250 billion of investment since it was passed, spurring growth in the clean energy sector.
EI’s Mike O’Boyle discusses how American offshore wind potential is being slowed by inefficient political leadership rather than technical inability.
Offshore wind has the potential to supply 25% of U.S. energy needs by 2050 if development is invested in now.
New research from EI finds that the U.S. needs to expand opportunities in offshore wind production if they want a secure and decarbonized grid.
New research reveals that if California implements smart state and federal policies, they could install offshore wind farms that would create over 100 gigawatts of electricity
Offshore wind has the potential to generate up to a quarter of American electricity by 2050 and diversify the energy supply.
New Reports Make Shocking Reveal About America’s Coal-Fueled Power Plants – A Record-Setting Change Is The Culprit
EI’s Coal Cost Crossover 3.0 found that it is cheaper to replace 99% of U.S. coal-fueled plants with renewable energy options.