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COMMUNITY EVENT OF INTEREST: U.K. Government and N.C. Commerce Hosting Educational Webinar on Offshore Wind Energy
October 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
U.K. Government and N.C. Commerce Hosting Educational Webinar on Offshore Wind Energy
Friday, October 30, 2020
10:00 – 11:30 EDT
The United Kingdom has built a world-leading offshore wind sector.
On Friday, October 30, the U.K. Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office will host an educational webinar offering insights on how the U.K.’s experience can be applicable to North Carolina as the state actively explores the offshore wind energy sector.
The Department of Commerce is sponsoring the event, along with the Carbon Trust, a consultancy firm based in London.
The session will cover how policy and the private sector can build a domestic supply chain, develop workforce skills through educational partnerships, and redevelop existing infrastructure, including ports.