VX2023: OffShore Wind: Challenges & Potential

OffShore Wind: Challenges & Potential

Moderator: David Hochschild, Chair, California Energy Commission
Tyler Studds, CEO/Managing Director, Gold State Wind
Karen Boutros, Principal, CPP Investments
Sarah Friedman, Principal, Better World Group

In a major milestone for the wind power industry, California is—finally—committed to adding offshore wind to its energy supply mix. This panel addresses the opportunities and challenges of developing this new resource for California, with special attention to the critical importance of aligning with local stakeholders; concurrently developing upgraded port infrastructure; and collaborating with state and federal partners to deliver this much-needed clean power as expeditiously as possible.


VX2023: Offshore Wind: Challenges & Potential