Building an offshore wind industry in the Great Lakes

July 2013
Smart Business Cleveland;Jul2013, Vol. 24 Issue 11, p22
The article discusses regional non-profit and economic development organization Lake Erie Energy Development Corp.'s (LEEDCo) to develop an offshore wind industry in Northeast Ohio. Offshore wind projects involve the construction of offshore wind farms for electricity generation. A renewable form of energy, offshore wind cleans up the environment and does not have a fuel cost. Lead by its president Lorry Wagner, LEEDCo is fighting for federal funding to promote offshore wind.


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