FFAW MEMBERS INVITED TO OFFSHORE WIND PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT SESSION

The Regional Assessment Committee for Offshore Wind in NL is inviting the public to meet with them and discuss the process used to date in identifying potenital offshore wind licensing areas. This meeting is hosted by the Committee and interested FFAW members have been invited to participate. Some FFAW staff will be in attendance, however, these meetings are organized and managed by the Regional Assessment Committee.

The same VIRTUAL session will be given twice:

Thursday, February 29th 10:30am-12:00pm (Newfoundland time)

Thursday, February 29th 2:00-3:30pm (Newfoundland time)

Please RSVP to OffshoreWindNL-EolienneExtracotiereTNL@iaac-aeic.gc.ca indicating which session you would like to attend to receive the meeting invite.

Members are asked to reach out to Industry Relations Representative, Katie Power with any questions: kpower@ffaw.ca 709-576-7276.

CENOVUS DREDGING INFO SESSION FOR 3PS

Cenovus Energy, operator of the West White Rose Project, will be conducting a dredging campaign in the Argentia Harbour area in Q4 2024 timeframe. Representatives from the company will be available for an information and Q&A session for members in the area on February 2nd, at 1:30 pm in the Placentia Bay Cultural Arts Centre, 17 Patterson Drive, Placentia.

MEETING FOR FISH HARVESTERS ON WEST COAST IN STEPHENVILLE ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 11

Following delays at the provincial level and repeated requests from the FFAW, World Energy GH2 has agreed to hold a consultation meeting with fish harvesters who are affected by proposed onshore wind farms in Port au Port and Codroy Valley and ammonia plant in Stephenville.

FFAW members are invited to attend this in person meeting on Monday, December 11, 2023 at 4pm at the World Energy Community Office at 13 Tennessee Drive, Stephenville.

Questions and concerns regarding the potential for offshore dredging and refuse spilling on fishing grounds should be raised by harvesters and addressed by World Energy representatives at this time. For additional information please contact 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