Clean, Affordable Energy
Revolution Wind project is a next-generation 400-megawatt offshore wind farm with up to 50 offshore wind turbines.
We’ll create 800 local construction jobs and 50 permanent operations and maintenance jobs for Revolution Wind.
Investing in Rhode Island
We will spend $250 million locally on the project, including $40 million in local port upgrades.
WHAT: Revolution Wind is a next-generation 400-megawatt offshore wind farm with up to 50 offshore wind turbines serving Rhode Island.
WHERE: The wind farm will be located over 15 miles south of the Rhode Island coast in Deepwater Wind’s federal lease area, located roughly midway between Block Island, R.I., and Martha’s Vineyard, Mass.
WHEN: Once permits are in-hand, local construction work on Revolution Wind would begin as early as 2020, with the project in operations in 2023.
Deepwater Wind Outlines Industry-Leading Approach to Prevent Damage to Fishing Gear at its Offshore Wind Farms
First U.S. Offshore Wind Developer to Adopt Plan to Prevent Impacts on Fishing Gear Providence, R.I. – July 12, 2018 – Deepwater Wind today adopted a first-of-its-kind procedure designed to prevent impacts to commercial fishing gear from offshore wind energy activities. The procedure was ...Read More
Deepwater Wind Plans New Offshore Wind Farm for Connecticut Revolution Wind Connecticut Would Deliver 200 Megawatts of Clean Energy
Providence, R.I. – April 3, 2018 – Deepwater Wind is proposing an innovative offshore wind solution for Connecticut that will help the state affordably meet its renewable energy goals. Deepwater Wind – America’s leading offshore wind developer – this week proposed to supply 200 megawatt...Read More
Deepwater Wind Eyeing Massachusetts’ South Coast for Major Offshore Wind Construction Activity
New Bedford, Mass. – March 27, 2018 – Deepwater Wind will assemble the wind turbine foundations for its Revolution Wind in Massachusetts, and it has identified three South Coast cities – New Bedford, Fall River and Somerset – as possible locations for this major fabrication activity, the com...Read More
Deepwater Wind, National Grid Ventures, FirstLight Power Resources Partner to Deliver New Vision for “Baseload” Offshore Wind
First-of-its-Kind Offering Allows Massachusetts to Use Offshore Wind to Replace Retiring Fossil-Fired Power Plants New Bedford, Mass. – December 20, 2017 – Deepwater Wind will propose to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts an innovative offshore wind solution that, for the first time, ...Read More
Deepwater Wind’s Revolution Wind Will Create 700+ Construction Jobs in First Phase Alone
First Offshore Wind Company to Commit to Base Operations in New Bedford; World’s Largest Offshore Wind + Battery Storage Project to Generate $200M+ in Regional Economic Activity New Bedford, Mass. – October 20, 2017 – Deepwater Wind will establish a significant construction and long-term oper...Read More
Deepwater Wind Proposing World’s Largest Offshore Wind, Energy Storage Combination
Revolution Wind Farm Bid into Massachusetts Clean Energy RFP New Bedford, Mass. – July 31, 2017 – Deepwater Wind today unveiled plans for its newest project off the American coast: Revolution Wind, a utility-scale offshore wind farm paired with an energy storage system. “Revolution Wind wi...Read More