national offshore wind research & development consortium

We prioritize, support, and promote research and development activities that reduce cost and risk of offshore wind development projects throughout the U.S.

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Offshore Wind Energy and Future Power Systems

Recording Available for Topic Preview Webinar for Round 2...
This webinar gives a preview of the technical challenge areas under Rou...
NOWRDC Announces New Projects Selected for Funding
NOWRDC has selected six new projects to receive a total of $3.4 million ...
New Jersey Joins NOWRDC
The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) has joined the National...

National Offshore Wind R&D Symposium 2021

The National Offshore Wind Research & Development Symposium took place virtually November 8-10, 2021. The Symposium showcased technical presentations on NOWRDC’s full project portfolio as well as offshore wind industry keynote speakers. 

The National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium is a nationally focused, not-for-profit organization collaborating with industry on prioritized R&D activities to reduce the levelized cost of energy (LCOE) of offshore wind in the U.S. while maximizing other economic and social benefits.


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