Project at a glance
What it is?
An approximately 924 MW offshore wind farm – with the potential capacity to power nearly 600,000 homes
Who's behind it?
50/50 partnership between Ørsted and Eversource, with support from Con Edison and the New York Power Authority
When is it happening?
Subject to U.S. BOEM’s Notice of Intent (NOI) schedule, we are currently estimating that Sunrise Wind will be fully operational in 2025
Where is it?
At least 30 miles east of Montauk Point, virtually unnoticeable to Long Island residents and beachgoers
Why do it?
Providing residents with 100% renewable energy to help New York accomplish a carbon-free energy grid by 2040