Louisiana Wind Energy Week

January 15-19, 2024

Lafayette | Baton Rouge | New Orleans

Produced by GNO, Inc. and the Southeastern Wind Coalition, Louisiana Wind Energy Week will convene local stakeholders, national partners, industry leaders, and environmental specialists in a week of enriching activities surrounding the State of Louisiana’s emerging offshore wind industry.

Share:

Facebook
Twitter
LinkedIn

Latest Post

Duke Energy’s Updated Load Forecast Calls for 2400 MW of Offshore Wind in the Carolinas

Raleigh, N.C. – Today, Duke Energy filed supplemental modeling, additional portfolio analysis, and supplemental testimony with North Carolina regulators for the proposed combined Carbon Plan and Integrated Resource Plan (CPIRP). The Carbon Plan is mandated through HB951 and requires the NCUC to take ‘all reasonable steps’ to achieve 70 percent carbon emission reductions from 2005 levels by 2030 and achieve carbon neutrality by 2050 using a least-cost approach.

SEWC Statement on Louisiana Offshore Wind Operating Agreements

New Orleans, L.A. – This week, Louisiana approved the first two Operating Agreements for offshore wind leases in Louisiana state waters, representing a significant step by the state and Governor John Bel Edwards towards Louisiana’s goal of 5 GW of offshore wind by 2035. 

BOEM Announces Offshore Wind Sale in the Central Atlantic

Raleigh, N.C. – Yesterday, the Department of the Interior released a Proposed Sale Notice (PSN) for two offshore wind lease areas in the Central Atlantic, marking an important step on the path to continued offshore wind development in the region.

Southeast Renewable Energy Summit

The Southeast Renewable Energy Summit is the only conference covering this burgeoning market that gets key state policymakers, critical decision makers, and leading utility executives and renewable energy players from the most dynamic states in the region to provide the most definitive updates on the issues you’ll need to understand to seize the very best opportunities. Register using code: 231532 for 15% off your purchase.

BOEM Recommends Four Final Wind Energy Areas in the Gulf of Mexico

New Orleans, LA – Today, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management announced four final Wind Energy Areas (WEAs) in the Gulf of Mexico region. This announcement marks a major milestone towards achieving Louisiana’s goal of 5 gigawatts of offshore wind capacity by 2035. 

NCSEA’s Making Energy Work Conference

SEWC is partnering with the NCSEA for their upcoming 2023 Making Energy Work Conference! This conference will cover the latest policy and regulatory happenings at the state and federal level to outline the potential pathways towards decarbonization of our electricity, transportation, and building sectors. Register using code MEW2023-Nov for 10% off your purchase.

Newsletter

Sign Up with Your Email Address to Receive News and Updates