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U.S.’s largest offshore wind project takes another step forward

Dominion Energy has reached an agreement with the Port of Virginia for staging and assembly of its 2,600-megawatt offshore wind project — the U.S.’s largest commercial offshore wind project in development.

Dominion Energy will lease 72 acres at the Portsmouth Marine Terminal for staging and pre-assembly of foundations and turbines to be installed 27 miles off the coast of Virginia Beach. Once completed, the Virginia offshore wind project will produce enough renewable energy to power up to 660,000 homes.

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