Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

U.S. Department of Interior News: Interior Announces Region-wide Oil, Gas Lease Sale for Gulf of Mexico

WASHINGTON – In support of President Donald J. Trump’s America-First Offshore Energy Strategy, Deputy Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt announced that the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will offer approximately 78 million acres offshore Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida for oil and gas exploration and development.  The region-wide lease sale scheduled for … Continue reading U.S. Department of Interior News: Interior Announces Region-wide Oil, Gas Lease Sale for Gulf of Mexico

NEW JERSEY | Comment Sought On Offshore Wind Energy Development

NEW JERSEY–  In response to a request from Governor Murphy, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has extended the public comment period for offshore wind energy development in the four designated Call Areas within the New York/New Jersey Bight (see map).  Although stakeholders will have other opportunities to provide comments during the wind energy … Continue reading NEW JERSEY | Comment Sought On Offshore Wind Energy Development