FEDS BACK OCEAN WIND W/$43 MIL
US government to fund offshore wind development projects
Steven Mather, 9 September 2011 (Windpower Monthly)
"The US government is to invest $43 million in improving technology and infrastructure in the offshore wind-power sector…[by financing] 41 projects focused on research, wind-turbine design and manufacture and infrastructure development."
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"Department of Energy said the investment would aim to improve technological and infrastructure development, increase competitiveness in the turbine market and improve information for potential investors…"