IN-PERSON ENGAGEMENT SESSIONS ANNOUNCED FOR OFFSHORE WIND

The committee for the Regional Assessment of Offshore Wind Development in NL will be conducting their first in-person public engagement sessions. FFAW members are encouraged to attend.

To clarify, these meetings are not directly related to World Energy in Stephenville (Provincial, land-based wind farm) or Pattern Energy in Argentia (Provincial, land-based wind farm). This is the Federal, Regional Assessment Committee’s data collection process used then make recommendations to Federal governments for potential future, ocean-based wind farms.

Marystown:

Monday, November 6th

Marystown Hotel, 180-190 Ville Marie Dr, Marystown

1:00pm – 3:00pm 

Please be advised the Regional Assessment Committee is in the process of securing some venues. These dates are subject to change.

If you have any questions, please reach out to Energy Industry Liaison, Katie Power at 709-576-7276 ext 221 or kpower@ffaw.ca.

Upcoming Virtual Advisory Group Sessions for Offshore Wind Development

The Impacy Assessment Agency of Canada’s Regional Assessment Committee is hosting FFAW at TWO virtual engagement sessions for their Regional Assessment for Offshore Wind Development.

The Fisheries Advisory Group meeting is Monday September 18th from 11:30am-1:00pm and the Scientific and Community Knowledge Advisory Group meeting is Tuesday September 19th from 1:30pm-3:00pm. These meetings will be focused on collecting expert advice on fisheries and related information that might be useful in ruling areas in or out for potential future offshore wind developments.

If you are unavailable during these times you may sumbit comments via email to the committee directly at OffshoreWindNL-EolienneExtracotiereTNL@iaac-aeic.gc.ca or to Katie Power, FFAW Energy Industry Liaison, at kpower@ffaw.ca or by phone at 709-576-7276. Please reach out to Katie for email links to the virtual meetings.

Upcoming Virtual Advisory Group Sessions for Offshore Wind Development

The Impacy Assessment Agency of Canada’s Regional Assessment Committee is hosting FFAW at TWO virtual engagement sessions for their Regional Assessment for Offshore Wind Development.

The Fisheries Advisory Group meeting is Monday September 18th from 11:30am-1:00pm and the Scientific and Community Knowledge Advisory Group meeting is Tuesday September 19th from 1:30pm-3:00pm. These meetings will be focused on collecting expert advice on fisheries and related information that might be useful in ruling areas in or out for potential future offshore wind developments.

If you are unavailable during these times you may sumbit comments via email to the committee directly at OffshoreWindNL-EolienneExtracotiereTNL@iaac-aeic.gc.ca or to Katie Power, FFAW Energy Industry Liaison, at kpower@ffaw.ca or by phone at 709-576-7276. Please reach out to Katie for email links to the virtual meetings.

Virtual Feedback Sessions for Offshore Wind Development on Proposed Focus Area

Two virtual information sessions have been announced as part of the next steps for the Regional Assessment for Offshore Wind Development in NL. These sessions will provide an opportunity to share your thoughts on the Committees’s proposed Focus Area. Virtual sessions are scheduled for September 12th at 10:30am-12:00pm and 2:30pm-4:00pm. To register, email offshorewindnl-eolienneextracotieretnl@iaac-aeic.gc.ca or contact Katie Power, Energy Industry Liaison, at 709-576-7276 or kpower@ffaw.ca

Click here for Proposed Focus Area for The Regional Assessment 

Virtual Feedback Sessions for Offshore Wind Development on Proposed Focus Area

Two virtual information sessions have been announced as part of the next steps for the Regional Assessment for Offshore Wind Development in NL. These sessions will provide an opportunity to share your thoughts on the Committees’s proposed Focus Area. Virtual sessions are scheduled for September 12th at 10:30am-12:00pm and 2:30pm-4:00pm. To register, email offshorewindnl-eolienneextracotieretnl@iaac-aeic.gc.ca or contact Katie Power, Energy Industry Liaison, at 709-576-7276 or kpower@ffaw.ca

Click here for Proposed Focus Area for the Regional Assessment

3PS SEA CUCUMBER ADVISORY

DFO will be holding the 3PS Sea Cucumber advisory on Tuesday, March 21st at 9am at the Quality Inn in Gander. All fleet members are urged to attend