The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is inviting the public to its Virginia Intergovernmental Renewable Energy Task Force meeting on September 22 at the Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront in Virginia Beach.
The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the current status of activities offshore Virginia.
BOEM’s Virginia Intergovernmental Renewable Energy Task Force is an intergovernmental group. Members include Federal officials and elected state, local, and tribal officials, or designated member representatives.
There are five proposed and ongoing activities in and around the Virginia Wind Energy Area, which include:
- Commercial Lease for Wind Energy Offshore Virginia
- Cooperative Agreements
- Research Nomination within the WEA
- Virginia Offshore Wind Technology Advancement Project (VOWTAP)
- Atlantic Wind Connection Right-of-Way Grant application
Participation during the meeting will be limited to Task Force members only. A public question and answer session will be held upon its conclusion.
More details on speakers and the agenda will be available here.