Project at a glance
What it is?
704 MWs of clean, affordable offshore wind power - providing 304 MW to Connecticut and 400 MW to Rhode Island
Who's behind it?
50/50 partnership between Ørsted and Eversource
When is it happening?
Construction could begin as early as 2023
Where is it?
Approximately 15 miles south of the Rhode Island coast, 32 miles southeast of the Connecticut coast and 12 miles southwest of Martha’s Vineyard
Why do it?
Provides Connecticut and Rhode Island residents 100% renewable energy to help conserve the New England environment