Corps issues Public Notice on LIPA Offshore Wind Park.NEW YORK New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, today issued a Public Notice regarding a permit application submitted by the Long Island Power Authority and Long Island Offshore Wind Park, LLC (Logical Link Control) See "LANs" under data link protocol.
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The proposals would place 40 wind turbine generators 3.6 miles off Jones Beach Island Jones Beach Island is a barrier island off the southern coast of Long Island in the U.S. state of New York. It was named for the father of Thomas Jones (historian). It is sometimes referred to as Oak Beach Island, and the former home of the infamous Oak Beach Inn. . The work would include placement of an offshore electrical substation An electrical substation is a subsidiary station of an electricity generation, transmission and distribution system where voltage is transformed from high to low or the reverse using transformers. platform, buried cables between the turbine array, and a transmission cable from the offshore substation to an existing LIPA substation in West Amityville, N.Y.
Interested persons may submit written comments until July 22, when the public comment period will close. Additional information about the Public Notice and application are available at http://www.nan.usace.army.mil/business/buslinks/regulat/lipa/index.htm
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