Offshore wind power taking off in China, elswhere, but not here


Here in the States, we still do not have any offshore wind power, not even one single solitary offshore turbine. God forbid we should agree on something long enough to actually get something accomplished. That would just be so wrong.

China, Scotland, Germany, and many other countries already have big offshore wind projects.  China plans to hit 5 GW in offshore wind power soon, with 30 GW by 2030. Scotland has a goal of 100% renewable energy by 2020 with much of that from wind. They’re just blowing us away…