Wind Energy – U.S.A.
RWE Renewables will collaborate with Greater New Orleans, and GNOwind Alliance to build a program that will accelerate the engagement of Louisiana’s supply chain with offshore wind and benefit all Louisianians.
Over the next six months, GNO will host a series of informational workshops and company-specific interviews with the aim of identifying existing Louisiana companies with transferable capabilities for offshore wind.The goal is to provide leading energy companies, like RWE, with actionable supply chain contacts to fulifll their goals of deploying several gigawatts of offshore wind power.
“There is a natural connection between Louisiana’s historical strength in offshore oil and gas development and services, and the future needs of offshore wind,” said Michael Hecht, President & CEO, Greater New Orleans. “We are thrilled to partner with RWE Renewables to help Louisiana’s companies train their workforce and translate their capacities for enormous opportunity for offshore wind in Louisiana.”