Maine gets $2 million to help advance offshore wind power

October 6, 2020

(From Portland Press Herald) The Governor’s Energy Office is receiving more than $2.1 million from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration to advance an economic roadmap aimed at creating jobs and growing talent in Maine, with a focus on floating technology. The grant will be matched with $267,624 in state funds and $112,457 in local funds, including funding from MTI and in-kind contributions from the University of Maine.

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