Contact: Franny White
DOE/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Caption: A new Department of Energy facility is being planned to test offshore wind and ocean power technologies. The Reference Facility for Offshore Renewable Energy will help bring offshore wind projects to US coasts. Pictured here is part of an offshore wind farm off of Englandís south east coast.
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