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Offshore Floating Wind Farms

Just thinking out loud — There is also a lot of direct sun on the ocean… 🌞
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Offshore Floating Wind Farms

The quest for energy independence continues! The US borrows a play from overseas rivals by exploring floating wind turbine power production. 

Unlike bottom-fixed turbines, the floating turbines can be launched into far deeper waters to collect unobstructed wind power from the miles of open space in the ocean. 

The White House is targeting 15 gigawatts of floating power production by 2035.

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