Monthly Archives: June 2013

Maine Project Launches First Grid-Connected Offshore Wind Turbine in the U.S.

On May 31, 2013, the Energy Department recognized the nation’s first grid-connected offshore floating wind turbine prototype off the coast of Castine, Maine. Led by the University of Maine, this project represents the first concrete-composite floating platform wind turbine to be deployed in the world – strengthening American leadership in innovative clean energy technologies that diversify the Read more…