Five wind turbines planned off Coos Bay coast

Five wind turbines planned off Coos Bay coast

Washington-based Principle Power plans five wind turbines off the Coos Bay coast.

The company plans to anchor its proposed wind farm beyond the three-mile limit, outside of state jurisdiction and under federal law. The wind energy platforms would be anchored in about 1,000 feet of water.

The company received a $4 million grant from the Department of Energy in March. The initial grant could expand to as much as $47 million.

Read more at The Mail Tribune.

{biztweet}coos bay wind{/biztweet}