The Commission is committed to innovative solutions for climate change and the responsible development of renewable energy. A recently updated study by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory indicates that areas off the west coast have strong potential for...
The Commission has released the Final Preliminary Environmental Assessment for the proposed Vandenberg Offshore Wind Energy Projects.
As part of an early public scoping process and stakeholder outreach, Commission staff has prepared a Draft Preliminary Environmental Assessment for two proposed offshore wind energy projects. Commission staff has prepared a Draft Preliminary Environmental Assessment...
Notice of stakeholder outreach webinar for two offshore wind projects in State waters off the coast of Vandenberg Air Force Base
The Commission, as lead agency under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), is in the early scoping phase of the two offshore wind projects off the coast of Vandenberg Air Force Base.
The Commission has launched an informational webpage to provide the public with details, maps, progress, and participation opportunities on two applications for floating offshore wind demonstration projects in state waters near Vandenberg Air Force Base.
Cal Poly Institute for Advanced Technology and Public Policy’s Wave Energy Project nets $750,000 Dept. of Energy Research Grant
Analysis will evaluate California for siting of national testing facility
The development, planning, and permitting of emerging technologies presents a challenge to project proponents and resource managers, and marine renewable energy (MRE) is no exception.
Commission & Bureau of Land Management sign landmark agreement to facilitate renewable energy projects
Sacramento – Today, Bureau of Land Management California Director James Kenna and California State Lands Commission Executive Officer Curtis Fossum signed an important memorandum of agreement (MOA) between the Commission and the United States Department of Interior to...