Wind Maps and Other Technical Resources

A rendering of federal offshore wind commercial leases and maritime traffic patterns - Source: Mid-Atlantic Ocean Data Portal

The Maryand Energy Administration (MEA) has compiled a number of useful maps depicting United State and Maryland wind energy resources, potential wind capacity, installed wind capacity, and federal offshore wind lease areas. Also included are several interactive regional ocean planning data portals.

United States

(Source: U.S. Department of Energy)



(Source: U.S. Department of Energy and the State of Maryland)


Federal Offshore Wind Commercial Lease Areas

(Source: Bureau of Ocean Energy Management)

Ocean Planning Data Portals


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