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The Wind Industry Is Floating Away, and It's for the Best
Over 4,000,000 MW is equal to over 4,000 GW, and over 4,000 GW is equal to more than four times the generating capacity of all U.S. electric power plants.
Seattle company gets OK to move ahead on offshore wind farm
A prototype of the offshore turbines proposed for use off the coast of Oregon, if a Seattle company's project gets approved, gets readied in 2011 to be towed 250 miles from the Sado River in Portugal to Aguadoura on the country's coast.
Way cleared for floating wind turbines off Oregon coast
Washington-based Principle Power has been cleared by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management to begin implementation work on its 30-MW floating turbine offshore wind energy demonstration project.
Oregon Moves Closer to Hosting the West Coast's First Offshore Wind Farm
The Pacific Northwest state of Oregon is already home to America's second largest land-based wind farm - the 845 megawatt Shepherds Flat Wind Farm .
West Coast's First Offshore Wind Energy Coming to Oregon
The West Coast's first offshore wind project will use floating turbine technology not found in North America.