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Offshore Wind Project Launches Research Buoy Off Coast of A.C.

Posted by Jeff Keever on July 17, 2018 11:35 AM EDT
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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -

An offshore wind project is looking to get off the ground.

On Monday, July 16th, Orsted, the Danish company behind the New Jersey offshore wind project, launched a research buoy to measure wind, wave and weather conditions at a site 10 miles off the coast of Atlantic City, right where it envisions a bunch of wind turbines.

http://www.snjtoday.com/story/38656741/offshore-wind-project-launches-research-buoy-off-coast-of-ac

 

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