Offshore wind energy in Europe is a mature industry – but the U.S. has yet to dip its toe in the water. Until now
Connecting Block Island RI to the mainland grid for the first time – will provide reliable, renewable energy that will reduce island electric rates by an estimated 40% and diversify Rhode Island’s power supply.
No longer will this beautiful island community need to rely on diesel energy. The Block Island Wind Farm will reduce harmful emissions and provide clean energy for one of America’s Last Great Places. — From the DeepwaterWind website