Live Now: Innovations in Offshore Wind Solicitation 2.0

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 four million dollars in funding. Challenge areas and their respective due dates are outlined in the table below: 

Challenge Area
Round 1: Supply and Logistics, Operations & Maintenance
Round 2: Environmental Conflicting Use Mitigation, 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
1
R1c1: Supply Chain Efficiency and Industrialization
R2c1: TBD
2
R1c2: Asset Monitoring and Inspection
R2c2: TBD
3
R1c3: Solutions to Reduce of Improve at-sea Maintenance and Repair
R2c3: TBD
4
Intentionally Left Blank
R2c4: TBD

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 info@nationaloffshorewind.org. NOWRDC anticipates hosting an additional informational webinar in late August 2021.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

NOWRDC responded to FAQs in a recent webinar.

  • View the webinar live recording HERE.
  • View NOWRDC’s written FAQ response HERE.

 

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