Registrat: 28 Jul 2020
|Publicat: Dl Nov 23, 2020 8:16 am Assumpte: Developers of your offshore wind farm around eastern Long Is
|Developers of your offshore wind farm around eastern Long Island presented an idea to bring power to Long Island via a cable that would generate landfall at Smith Place County Park on Fireplace Island.
Representatives from Orsted and Eversource responded this few days to community concerns in regards to the location of the electrical power line and its impacts thus to their community Ś both with land and at seaside.
John Case, the overseer of permitting at Eversource Electrical power, said the power cable connection would come on-shore from the parking area of Cruz Point Park and run along the William Floyd Parkway to some power substation in Holbrook.
"When weĺre checking routes for our on-shore cabling, we take a look at a good number of criteria from technical feasibility, along with human, social impacts, and also environmental impacts, and we try and balance all of people, " Case said.
The developers said they're just working with the city of Brookhaven, Suffolk County and state officials to build a 20-year package of benefits to the residents to offset traffic and construction impacts.
They said additionally , they look to bring additional economic benefits to some other towns by sourcing nearby materials, employing Long Snowdonia contractors, and hiring local union labor for engineering.
Mike Evans, the allowing for manager at Orsted, said the plans for your Sunrise Wind project located 30 miles east with Montauk point were evaluated by the us government.
Evans said their strategy mitigates environmental impacts and protects marine life.
ôWeĺre committed to doing collaborative science, utilizing the recreational fishing establishments to conduct monitoring, earlier than, during, and after development, " Evans said. "Weĺll be designing the project in order to avoid and minimize any of the sensitive habitats, like difficult bottom areas and seagrass places. Weĺll be using gear to minimize these applies to by drilling underneath the particular intercoastal or drilling underneath the beach in order to avoid impacts there. ö.