About Ocean Wind

Leading the way toward

New Jersey’s clean energy future

Ocean Wind is a utility-scale offshore wind project being developed by Ørsted – the global leader in offshore wind.  As a renewable energy company, Ørsted is dedicated to creating a world that runs entirely on green energy. Ørsted brings unparalleled experience to New Jersey, with 25 successful offshore wind projects operating around the world.

Who

Ørsted is the world leader in offshore wind development, construction, and operations

What

Provide nearly 600,000 homes in New Jersey with clean, reliable energy while producing up to 1,100MW of electricity using the very latest in offshore energy technology

When

Construction is planned to start in the early 2020’s

Where

15 miles off the coast of Atlantic City at its closest point with minimal visual impacts

Why

Ocean Wind will help realize New Jersey’s vision of becoming a world-class leader in the offshore wind industry by providing low-cost clean energy, union jobs, new manufacturing, and crucial infrastructure investments


 

 

The benefits of offshore wind

Read more about how Ocean Wind can benefit New Jersey