Block Island offshore wind farm

Block Island


Block Island Wind Farm is an offshore wind farm the first one built in the United States. It is located 3 miles (4.8 km) from Block Island, Rhode Island in the Atlantic Ocean. The five-turbine, 30-MW project is being developed by Deepwater Wind which plans to erect the Alstom Haliade 150 6-MW turbines in late summer 2016 and launch commercial operations in the fourth quarter of 2016. It will be the largest project using wind power in Rhode Island.

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Longditude 41.116667
Latitude -71.516667
Market Wind
Structure Jacket
Hammer MHU 800S
Pile Diameter 1.5 m / 60"
Water Depth 29 m / 95 ft
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