The National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium (NOWRDC) is pleased to release a competitive solicitation entitled Innovations in Offshore Wind Solicitation 2.0. Each round has approximately 3.5 million dollars in funding. Challenge areas and their respective due dates are outlined in the table below:
Round 1: Supply and Logistics, Operations & Maintenance
Round 2: Environmental Shared Use, Power Systems & Interconnection
Concept Paper Submissions Due: Sept. 16, 2021 Full Proposal Submissions Due: Nov. 10, 2021
Concept Paper Submissions Due: Mar. 9, 2022 Full Proposal Submissions Due: Apr. 28, 2022
R1c1: Supply Chain Efficiency and Industrialization
R2c1: Facilitating Ocean Area Co-Existence
R1c2: Asset Monitoring and Inspection
R2c2: Electrical and Grid Challenges Unique to Offshore Wind Transmission
R1c3: Solutions to Reduce of Improve at-sea Maintenance and Repair
How to Apply
At this time, the full Proposal Opportunity Notice and supporting documentation, including concept submission instructions, are available at the solicitation portal hosted by the New York Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA). Please review all available documentation thoroughly. Solicitation-related questions may be directed to email@example.com.
Proposal Guidance and Engagement Opportunities
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Please submit questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. The FAQ document below will be updated with NOWRDC responses on a regular basis.
Full Submission Reference Documents
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