Fishermen's Energy

Fishermen's Atlantic City Windfarm (FACW)

Atlantic City Windfarm

Size:  24 MW – 6 Turbines
Location:  2.8 miles off shore, ~12M water depth

Fully Permitted:

  • Federal NEPA EA and FONSI Issued Dec. 2015
  • Federal Section 404 Issued Dec. 2015
  • Federal Section 408 No Conflicts Identified Dec. 2015
  • State Tidelands License Issued May 2011
  • State Waterfront Development Re-Issued Feb. 2016
  • State CAFRA Re-Issued Feb. 2016
  • State 401 Water Quality Cert Re-Issued Feb. 2016

Demonstrates a responsible pathway to commercial scale projects

Ideal “showcase” for 1st offshore windfarm in the US:

  • High visibility from world known resort
  • Near tourism center – beaches, casinos, hotels, restaurant, and entertainment
  • Easy access to NYC, Washington and Philadelphia
  • Great for international stakeholders to visit
  • Supported by Atlantic City

Ideal first project for Fishermen’s:

  • Small scale
  • Shallow water
  • Easy to build with readily available domestic marine resources
  • Close interconnect 

Ideal “showcase” for stakeholders:

  • Climate Change Environmental Community - speeds the path to new  technology
  • Impacts to Marine and Avian Life Environmental Community
  • Small  scale good for demonstrating impacts prior to larger scale projects
  • Most extensive preconstruction baseline data
  • New technology post construction intensive Avian impact studies

Ideal first project for technology showcase and demonstration:

  • First commercial use of Lockheed Martin Wind Tracer
  • First commercial use of AXYS Floating LIDAR
  • Will use most economical alternative as pathway to larger projects
  • Turbine Selection - proposals from leading offshore turbine vendors –Current reference turbine – Siemens G4 Platform SWT4.0MW-130m