Community Engagement Key to Expanding Equitable Offshore Wind Power

With offshore wind power generation growing in the U.S., WSP’s Tershara Matthews explains five ways effective communication is easing public worries and anchoring successful programs.

Early and continuous engagement with affected communities will be essential to the success of offshore wind in the U.S.

Offshore wind will present new career opportunities, creating a need for new skills training programs.

A critical challenge for offshore wind development is accounting for any potential environmental impacts.

Offshore wind growth has the potential to boost coastal communities through local economic investment and the use of diverse local suppliers.