Floating wind’s time has come. Reports from DNV GL, the UK Carbon Trust and other independent consultancies conclude that within a decade, this fast-developing technology could reduce offshore wind’s levelised cost of energy (LCoE) to below the figure that fixed-foundation projects will be able to offer.
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Lorry Wagner is president of the Lake Erie Economic Development Corporation (LEEDCo) in Cleveland, Ohio. The non-profit, public-private partnership is developing the 19MW Icebreaker, the US’s first freshwater offshore wind farm. A professional engineer with multiple degrees from Purdue University, Indiana (majoring in heat-transfer technologies for fusion reactors), Wagner has worked for 30 years in the power-generation, automotive, aerospace, chemical and manufacturing industries.
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