BOEM Oregon to host renewable energy task force meeting

The U.S. Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is holding a BOEM an Oregon Intergovernmental Renewable Energy Task Force meeting on September 27.

Members of the public are invited to attend.

In addition to providing an update on BOEM activities and an overview of the offshore renewable energy leasing process, BOEM and the State of Oregon are engaging with the task force to begin offshore wind planning in southern Oregon.

This is where the wind resource is the strongest in the state, according to the federal agency.

BOEM’s task force members include federal, state and local agencies; tribal governments; and/or designated member representatives.

The meeting will be held at the Portland State Office Building (800 NE Oregon St). Additional details, including meeting time and the agenda, will become available on BOEM’s website.

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