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News Tipoffs for Massachusetts Editors Newsletter for Sunday August 02, 2020 ( 150 items )  

23 Northeast Region Organizations Issue Joint Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- Twenty-three organizations have issued a joint public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: The comment was co-signed by Craig S. Altemose, executive director of 350 Massachusetts, Douglas Bechtel, president of New Hampshire Audubon, Jennifer  more

29 Organizations Issue Joint Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Twenty-nine organizations have issued a joint public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: The comment was co-signed by the Alliance for Business Leadership, Anbaric, Ben and Jerry's, Burton, A Better City, Cape Air, DSM, Eastern Connectic  more

7 Trump Nominees, Including Assistant Secretary of Commerce, Received by Senate
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- The Senate received the nominations of seven individuals for positions in the federal government on July 21: Daniel Huff, of Massachusetts, to be an Assistant Secretary of Commerce. Matthew Moury, of Maryland, to be a Member of the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board for a term expiring October 18, 2021. Robert E. Primus, of New Jersey, to be a Member of the Surface Transportation Board for a term expiring December 31, 2023. Andre Bauer, of South Carolina, to be Am  more

ACT Engineers Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Eric Rosina, vice president of ACT Engineers, Robbinsville, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind industry here in the  more

AFL-CIO Member Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Carolyn Kube, member of the AFL-CIO has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing to urge you to move forward with the LI offshore wind project. This project will create construction jobs and use the expertise of bright mi  more

Algorand Issues Public Comment on Comptroller of Currency Proposed Rule
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Anne Warner, general counsel at Algorand, Boston, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Comptroller of the Currency's proposed rule entitled "National Bank and Federal Savings Association Digital Activities". The comment was posted on July 28, 2020: * * * Anyone who reads the newspapers has heard by now of the new technology called "blockchain". And most of us - even those of us who are not computer scientists - understand that blockchain is widely considered  more

Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Audra Parker, president and CEO of the Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound, Hyannis, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound (Alliance) appreciates the opportunit  more

Alpine Ocean Seismic Survey Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Robert Mecarini, president of Alpine Ocean Seismic Survey Inc., Norwood, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing you today to show Alpine Ocean Seismic Survey's support for the offshore wind i  more

American Bird Conservancy Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 27 -- Joel Merriman, director of the bird-smart wind energy campaign at the American Bird Conservancy, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 23, 2020, and posted on July 24, 2020: * * * On behalf of American Bird Conservancy, we appreciate the o  more

American Offshore Wind Coalition Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Christopher Quinn, executive director of the American Offshore Wind Coalition, Jacksonville, Florida, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We write you today to demonstrate our support for the off  more

Anbaric Development Partners Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Clarke Bruno, CEO of Anbaric Development Partners, Wakefield, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Anbaric Development Partners ("Anbaric") is pleased to provide comments on the Vineyard Wind 1 COP Supplement to  more

Association to Preserve Cape Cod Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Andrew Gottlieb, executive director, and Don Keeran, assistant director, of the Association to Preserve Cape Cod, Dennis, Massachusetts, have issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The Association to Pr  more

Atlantic Cape Community College Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- Barbara Gaba, president of Atlantic Cape Community College, Hamilton, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 23, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * As President of Atlantic Cape Community College, I am pleased to offer my sup  more

Atlantic Capes Fisheries Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 31 -- Barry Cohen, board chairman of Atlantic Capes Fisheries, Cape May, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 27, 2020, and posted on July 28, 2020: * * * Atlantic Capes Fisheries (ACF) is a family owned, Cape May NJ based, vertical  more

Baker Marine Solutions Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Baker Marine Solutions, Covington, Louisiana, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: The comment was co-signed by Jim Baker, president, Todd Laborde, senior vice president for operations, Sean Hogue, vice president for marine assurance  more

BlueGreen Alliance Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Hillary Bright, director of special projects at BlueGreen Alliance, Minneapolis, Minnesota, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 9, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The Vineyard Wind 1 offshore wind project is a demonstrable example   more

BlueWave Issues Public Comment on IRS Notice
WASHINGTON, July 27 -- Mark D. Sylvia, chief of staff at BlueWave, Boston, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Internal Revenue Service's notice entitled "2020-2021 Priority Guidance Plan; Public Recommendations Invited on Items to be Included". The comment was written on July 22, 2020, and posted on July 24, 2020: * * * I am writing to ask you to commit in the priority guidance plan to clarify Notice 2016-36 and address what some utilities believe is an ambiguity. The ambiguity   more

Boskalis Offshore Contracting Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Andre Zimnik, commercial director of Boskalis Offshore Contracting LLC, Wilmington, Delaware, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Thank you to the entire team at the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management for the timel  more

Brayton Point Commerce Center Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Stephen R. Collins, executive vice president of Commercial Development Co. Inc., St. Louis, Missouri, has issued a public comment on behalf of the Brayton Point Commerce Center on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 23, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * On beha  more

Building Pathways Connecticut Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Katherine Mamed, executive director of Building Pathways Connecticut, Rocky Hill, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I write to you on behalf of Building Pathways Connecticut (BPCT) to comment on the Supplemental Envir  more

Burns & McDonnell Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- Jason Cabral, vice president of Burns and McDonnell, Wallingford, Connecticut, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show the support of Burns & McDonnell for the offshore wind industry i  more

Business Network for Offshore Wind Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Liz Burdock, president and CEO of Business Network for Offshore Wind, Baltimore, Maryland, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We write to you on behalf of the members of the Business Network for Offshore Wind and to provide   more

By The Sea Media Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Chelsea Pascoe, owner and operator of By The Sea Media LLC, Forked River, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind industry here in the U.S. and thank  more

Cape Air Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Daniel A. Wolf, founder and CEO of Cape Air, Hyannis, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing in support of Vineyard Wind's proposal to build and operate an 800-MW Wind  more

Cape Cod Community College Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 31 -- John L. Cox, president of Cape Cod Community College, West Barnstable, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 25, 2020, and posted on July 28, 2020: * * * As the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) reviews the Supplement  more

Cape Cod Technology Council Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Jennifer Reid, president of the Cape Cod Technology Council Inc., Barnstable, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The Cape Cod Technology Council, Inc. ("CCTC") submits this comment in response to t  more

Cape May County Chamber Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Vicki T. Clark, president of the Cape May County Chamber, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind industry here in the U.S. and thank y  more

Carver Companies Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 31 -- Stephen Kelly, president of sales and business development at Carver Companies, Altamont, New York, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 23, 2020, and posted on July 28, 2020: * * * Thank you to the entire team at the Bureau of Ocean Ener  more

Chappaquiddick Wampanoag Tribe Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Alma Gordon, sonksq of the Chappaquiddick Wampanoag Tribe, Edgartown, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * On behalf of the Chappaquiddick Tribe of the Wampanoag Nation (Tribe), I hereby submit th  more

Citizens Campaign for the Environment Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Adrienne Esposito, executive director of Citizens Campaign for the Environment, Farmingdale, New York, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Citizens Campaign for the Environment (CCE) is a 125,000 member, non-profi  more

City Wildlife Issues Public Comment on EPA Notice
WASHINGTON, July 31 -- Anne Lewis, president of City Wildlife Inc., has issued a public comment on the Environmental Protection Agency's notice entitled "Pesticide Registration Review: Draft Human Health and/or Ecological Risk Assessments for Several Rodenticides". The comment was written on July 6, 2020, and posted on July 28, 2020: * * * City Wildlife is a non-profit organization that provides wildlife rehabilitation services to native wildlife in the District of Columbia. We handle approxim  more

Clean Energy Issues Public Comment on IRS Notice
WASHINGTON, July 27 -- Tom Sweeney, CEO of Clean Energy Co., Auburn, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Internal Revenue Service's notice entitled "2020-2021 Priority Guidance Plan; Public Recommendations Invited on Items to be Included". The comment was written on July 22, 2020, and posted on July 24, 2020: * * * Clean Energy Co (CEC) is writing to address the need for guidance on an important ambiguity affecting the Distributed Generation (DG) industry which we believe should   more

Climate Jobs New York Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Mariah Dignan, Long Island organizer at Climate Jobs New York, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Climate Jobs NY (CJNY) is a growing statewide coalition of labor unions representing 2.6 million members. Our m  more

Columbia Law School Sabin Center for Climate Change Law Fellow Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Hillary Aidun, climate law fellow of the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law at Columbia Law School, New York, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * This comment on the Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impac  more

Communications Industry Association Issues Public Comment on Office of Trade Representative Notice
WASHINGTON, July 27 -- Ali Sternburg and Rachael Stelly, policy counsels of the Computer and Communications Industry Association, have issued a public comment on the Office of U.S. Trade Representative's notice entitled "Annual Review of Country Eligibility for Benefits Under the African Growth and Opportunity Act". The comment was written and posted on July 24, 2020: * * * Pursuant to the notice issued by the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) and published in the Federal Register at 85 Fed. Re  more

Connecticut Roundtable on Climate & Jobs Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- John Humphries, executive director and lead organizer at the Connecticut Roundtable on Climate and Jobs, Hartford, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 26, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I write to you on behalf of the Connecticut   more

Connecticut State Colleges & Universities Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- Mark Ojakian, president of the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities, Hartford, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * As President of the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU) system, I am writing  more

Consumer Energy Alliance Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- David Holt, president of the Consumer Energy Alliance, Houston, Texas, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * On behalf of our 550,000 individual members and nearly 300 member organizations, Consumer Energy Allian  more

CREADIS Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Ramon Rosquete, senior project manager at CREADIS Inc., Boston, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind industry here in the U.S. and thank your agen  more

Crowley Marine Services Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Michael Roberts, senior vice president for government relations at Crowley Marine Services, Seattle, Washington state, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offsh  more

DEME Offshore Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 31 -- Sidney R. Florey, president of DEME Offshore US LLC,, East Boston, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was posted on July 30, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind industry here in the U.S. and thank y  more

Dewberry Engineers Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- Douglas Sullivan, senior associate at Dewberry Engineers Inc., Parsippany, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind indus  more

DNV GL Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Steven Sawhill, director of the U.S. government and public affairs at DNV GL, Katy, Texas, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing on behalf of DNV GL, the independent expert in risk man  more

EasCorp Issues Public Comment on National Credit Union Administration Proposed Rule
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Jane C. Melchionda, president and CEO of EasCorp, Burlington, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the National Credit Union Administration's proposed rule entitled "Corporate Credit Unions". The comment was written on July 27, 2020, and posted on July 28, 2020: * * * Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the National Credit Union Administration ("NCUA") Rules and Regulations Part 704. We commend the NCUA Board ("Board") for acknowledging that the current   more

Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- William C. Sproule, executive secretary-treasurer of the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of   more

Edison Energy Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Oded Rhone, CEO of Edison Energy LLC, Newport Beach, California, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I write you today to show Edison Energy's support for the offshore wind industry here in the U.S. and thank your agency for   more

Environmental Design & Research Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Christopher G. Rein, director of offshore wind services at Environmental Design and Research, Syracuse, New York, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing you today to show our support for the offshore win  more

Equinor Wind Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Michael Olsen, senior director for business development at Equinor Wind U.S. LLC, Stamford, Connecticut, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Equinor Wind US LLC ("Equinor Wind") is pleased to provide comments o  more

Fairfield County Building & Construction Trades Council Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Duane Gates, president of the Fairfield County Building and Construction Trades Council, Connecticut, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 23, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Please accept this letter as our formal support of the  more

Federal Railroad Administration Receives Petition From Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- The Federal Railroad Administration has received a petition, published in the Federal Register on July 27, from Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum: * * * Under part 211 of title 49 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), this document provides the public notice that on June 24, 2020, Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum (BCRY) petitioned the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) for a waiver of compliance from certain provisions of the Federal railroad safety regulations contained at  more

Flag Management Service Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Jonathan W. Bailey, vice president of Flag Management Service, Bradenton, Florida, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 26, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing you today to show support for the offshore wind industry here i  more

GAO Denies Protest by Sumaria Systems of Massachusetts
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- The Government Accountability Office has issued a decision denying a bid protest filed by Sumaria Systems Inc. of Danvers, Massachusetts. According to the GAO, Sumaria Systems Inc. "requests that we recommend reimbursement of the costs it incurred in filing and pursuing its protests challenging the issuance of a task order to Odyssey Systems Consulting Group, Ltd., of Wakefield, Massachusetts, under fair opportunity proposal request (FOPR) No. FA8622-20-F-8236, issued by   more

GAO Issues Report on Climate Change
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- The Government Accountability Office has issued a report (GAO-20-555) entitled "Climate Change: USAID Is Taking Steps to Increase Projects' Resilience, but Could Improve Reporting of Adaptation Funding". The report was sent to Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-Rhode Island, ranking member of the Senate Environment and Public Works subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-California, Sen. Edward J. Markey, D-Massachusetts, Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Oregon  more

GAO Issues Report on Climate Resilience
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- The Government Accountability Office has issued a report (GAO-20-511) entitled "Climate Resilience: Actions Needed to Ensure DOD Considers Climate Risks to Contractors as Part of Acquisition, Supply, and Risk Assessment". The report was sent to Sen. Jack Reed, D-Rhode Island, ranking member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Massachusetts, on July 27, 2020. Here are excerpts of summaries associated with the report. What GAO Found: "The D  more

GAO Issues Report on Crumbling Foundations
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- The Government Accountability Office has issued a report (GAO-20-649) entitled "Crumbling Foundations: Extent of Homes with Defective Concrete Is Not Fully Known and Federal Options to Aid Homeowners Are Limited". The report was sent to Sen. John Kennedy, R-Louisiana, chairman, Sen. Christopher Coons, D-Delaware, ranking member of the Senate Appropriations subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, Rep. Mike Quigley, D-Illinois, chairman, and Rep. Tom Grav  more

Garden State Seafood Association Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Scot Mackey, director of government affairs at the Garden State Seafood Association, Trenton, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * On behalf of Garden State Seafood Association we ask for a five-year de  more

Gatzke Dillon & Ballance Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- David P. Hubbard, partner at Gatzke Dillon and Ballance LLP, Carlsbad, California, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * This firm represents "ACK Residents Against Turbines" and its individual members, each of whom  more

Geo SubSea Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Jeff Gardner, president of Geo SubSea LLC, Middletown, Connecticut, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing to you on behalf of Geo SubSea, LLC to show our support for Vineyard Wind's plan to construct, operate, main  more

Geoquip Marine Operations AG Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- Ian Hodder, co-head of sales at Geoquip Marine Operations AG, St. Gallen, Switzerland, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Thank you to the entire team at the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (B  more

Global Wind Energy Council Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Ben Backwell, CEO of the Global Wind Energy Council, Brussels, Belgium, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 27, 2020, and posted on July 28, 2020: * * * I am writing on behalf of the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), a non-profit industry   more

Gulson Consulting Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- L. Maurice A. Gulson, offshore wind consultant at Maurice Gulson Consulting LLC, Kennebunk, Maine, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I met you in a Starbucks coffee line during one of the wind events 2 years   more

Hampton Roads Alliance Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- Douglas L. Smith, president and CEO of Hampton Roads Alliance, Norfolk, Virginia, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind industry here in the U.S. an  more

Hardwood Products Awarded $51.15 Million Air Force Contract
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- The U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management issued the following high-value contract information through the Pentagon on July 29: Hardwood Products Co. L.P., Guilford, Maine, has been awarded a not-to-exceed $51,150,000 undefinitized contract (FA8730-20-C-0056) action (UCA) for industrial base expansion for U.S. domestic production capacity for medical flock tip swabs. This contract award is part of the ongoing collaboration between the Department of Defense and Health and  more

Hinckley Allen Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Robin L. Main, partner at Hinckley Allen, Providence, Rhode Island, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We support the offshore wind industry and appreciate your agency's work on the draft Supple  more

Hologic Awarded $7.6 Million Air Force Contract
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- The U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center issued the following high-value contract information through the Pentagon on July 28: Hologic Inc., Marlborough, Massachusetts, has been awarded a firm-fixed-price, undefinitized contract (FA8641-20-C-0002) action with a price ceiling of $7,597,607 to build and validate equipment used in manufacturing of COVID-19 testing consumables intended to expand domestically manufactured test availability in the U.S. The contractor w  more

House Appropriations Issues Report on Transportation, HUD Appropriations Bill - Title I - Railroad Research & Development (Part 6 of 13)
WASHINGTON, July 31 -- The House Appropriations Committee issued a report (H.Rpt. 116-452) in explanation of the accompanying bill (H.R. 7616) making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation and Housing and Urban Development and related agencies for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2021. The report was advanced by Rep. David Price, D-North Carolina, on July 16. (Continued from Part 5 of 13) RAILROAD RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT Appropriation, fiscal year 2020 ... $40,600,000 Budget   more

House Appropriations Issues Report on Transportation, HUD Appropriations Bill - Title III - Related Agencies (Part 11 of 13)
WASHINGTON, July 31 -- The House Appropriations Committee issued a report (H.Rpt. 116-452) in explanation of the accompanying bill (H.R. 7616) making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation and Housing and Urban Development and related agencies for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2021. The report was advanced by Rep. David Price, D-North Carolina, on July 16. (Continued from Part 10 of 13) TITLE III--RELATED AGENCIES Access Board SALARIES AND EXPENSES Appropriation, fiscal yea  more

House Ethics Committee Issues Report on Allegations to Rep. Trahan (Part 1 of 2)
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- The House Ethics Committee issued a report in the matter of allegations relating to Rep. Lori Trahan, D-Massachusetts. The report was advanced by Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Florida, on July 16. I. INTRODUCTION On September 18, 2019, the Board of the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) forwarded to the Committee a Report and Findings (OCE's Referral) regarding Representative Lori Trahan. OCE recommended the Committee review allegations that (1) personal loans Representative Trah  more

House Ethics Committee Issues Report on Allegations to Rep. Trahan (Part 2 of 2)
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- The House Ethics Committee issued a report in the matter of allegations relating to Rep. Lori Trahan, D-Massachusetts. The report was advanced by Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Florida, on July 16. (Continued from Part 1 of 2) B. LOAN FROM REVOLVING LINE OF CREDIT On October 15, 2010, the Trahans entered into a Revolving Credit Agreement and Note (Credit Agreement) with Washington Savings Bank which allowed them to borrow up to $200,000 secured by their jointly owned home in Westfo  more

House Publishes Executive Communications on July 30 Involving Regulations Published in Federal Register
WASHINGTON, Aug. 1 -- The House on July 30 published 17 executive communications involving regulations that were published in the Federal Register: 4853. A letter from the Program Specialist, Chief Counsel's Office, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Department of the Treasury, transmitting the Department's interim final rule -- Margin and Capital Requirements for Covered Swap Entities (RIN: 1557-AE98) received July 6, 2020, pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 801(a)(1)(A); Public Law 104-121, Sec. 25  more

JDR Cable Systems Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Neil Brown, head of services at JDR Cable Systems Inc., Houston, Texas, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * JDR comment regarding Vineyard Wind / COP Supplement to the Draft EIS (SEIS) JDR Cable Systems (JDR) o  more

John S. Connor Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- L.G. Connor, president of John S. Connor Inc., Glen Burnie, Maryland, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Our firm is a 103 year old family business based in Baltimore and operating throughout th  more

Kaufman Zita Group Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Patrizia Zita, principal at the Kaufman Zita Group LLC, West Trenton, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind industry h  more

Kearsarge Energy Issues Comment on IRS Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Andrew J. Bernstein, managing partner of Kearsarge Energy, Boston, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Internal Revenue Service's notice entitled "2020-2021 Priority Guidance Plan; Public Recommendations Invited on Items to be Included (Notice 2020-47)". The comment was written and posted on July 22, 2020: * * * I am writing to ask you to commit in the priority guidance plan to clarify Notice 2016-36 to address what some utilities believe is an ambiguity.  more

Laisar Management Group Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Florence Amate, president and CEO of the Laisar Management Group, Silver Spring, Maryland, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind industry here in the U.S. and t  more

LI Federation of Labor Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Richard Koubek of LI Federation of Labor, Hauppauge, New York, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * This work is critical to the future of our national security, environment, and economic recovery. As the first commercial-scal  more

Long Island Association Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- Kevin S. Law, president and CEO of the Long Island Association, Melville, New York, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The Long Island Association ("LIA"), which is the leading business organization in the region  more

Long Island Commercial Fishing Association Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 31 -- Bonnie Brady, executive director of the Long Island Commercial Fishing Association, Montauk, New York, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 27, 2020, and posted on July 28, 2020: * * * The Long Island Commercial Fishing Association repres  more

Long Island Federation of Labor Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Barbara Hafner, vice president of Long Island Federation of Labor, Hauppauge, New York, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * This work is critical to the future of our national security, environment, and economic recovery. As  more

Lonza Walkersville Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Allen L. Burgenson, global subject matter expert for endotoxin detection at Lonza Walkersville Inc., Walkersville, Maryland, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Lonza Walkersville, Inc. ("Lonza") submits the follo  more

LS Cable Systems America Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- Bill Wall, project director of LS Cable Systems America Inc., Fort Lee, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind industry here in the U.S. and thank yo  more

Lund's Fisheries Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Wayne Reichle, president of Lund's Fisheries Inc., Cape May, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing on behalf of our family-owned and operated, vertically-integrated, commercial fishing compa  more

Mainstream Renewable Power Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Paula Major, vice president for offshore wind at the U.S. Mainstream Renewable Power, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing on behalf of US Mainstream Renewable Power to show our support for the offshor  more

Marine Mammal Commission Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Peter Thomas, executive director of the Marine Mammal Commission, Bethesda, Maryland, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The Marine Mammal Commission (the Commission), in consultation with its Committee of Scient  more

Marmen Energy Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Patrick Pellerin, president of Marmen Energy, Brandon, South Dakota, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind industry here in the U.  more

Martha's Vineyard Commission Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Douglas Sederholm, chairman of the Martha's Vineyard Commission, Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The Martha's Vineyard Commission (MVC) would like to thank the Bureau of Ocean Ene  more

Maryland State Sen. Klausmeier Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Maryland State Sen. Katherine A. Klausmeier has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing you today to show my support for the offshore wind industry here in the U.S. and thank your agency for its work in re  more

Mass Audubon Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- E. Heidi Ricci, acting director of advocacy at Mass Audubon, Lincoln, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Mass Audubon supports the rapid, responsible development of offshore wind, including the Vin  more

Massachusetts Building Trades Council Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Francis X. Callahan Jr., president of the Massachusetts Building Trades Council, Malden, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The Massachusetts Building Trades Council represents more than 75,000 men and women who   more

Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy & Environmental Affairs Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Kathleen A. Theoharides, secretary of the Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs, Boston, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * On behalf of the Massachusetts Executive Office of Energ  more

Massachusetts Fisherman Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Rodney M. Avila, fisherman in New Bedford, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing you today to show my support for the offshore wind industry here in the U.S. and thank your agency for its work in   more

Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Lisa Berry Engler, director of the Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management, Boston, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * As a formal cooperating agency in the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's (BOEM) r  more

Massachusetts Striped Bass Association Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Patrick Paquette, chair of the Government Affairs Committee at the Massachusetts Striped Bass Association, Weymouth, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The Massachusetts Striped Bass Association is writing to comment on t  more

Mayflower Wind Energy Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- Michael Brown, CEO of Mayflower Wind Energy LLC, Boston, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * As the holder of an offshore lease (OCS-A 0521) for the development of an offshore commercial-scale wind   more

Monmouth University Urban Coast Institute Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Tony MacDonald, director of the Urban Coast Institute at the Monmouth University, West Long Branch, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing today to submit comments on draft Supplemental Envir  more

Montclair State University Clean Energy & Sustainability Analytics Center Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Pankaj Lal, director of the Clean Energy and Sustainability Analytics Center at the Montclair State University, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the   more

N.J. State Chamber of Commerce Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Michael A. Egenton, executive vice president for government relations at New Jersey State Chamber of Commerce, Trenton, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Since 1911, the New Jersey State Chambe  more

National Consumer Law Center Issues Public Comment on Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Notice
WASHINGTON, July 31 -- The National Consumer Law Center, Boston, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's notice entitled "Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals". The comment was written and posted on July 29, 2020: * * * 1. Introduction The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB") estimates that 140 million validation notices are sent annually./1 The validation notice is a critical notice to consu  more

National Ocean Industries Association Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Erik Milito, president of the National Ocean Industries Association, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I write on behalf of the National Ocean Industries Association or NOIA. An almost 50 year old organization,   more

National Safety Council Issues Public Comment on CDC Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Lorraine M. Martin, president and CEO of the National Safety Council, Itasca, Illinois, has issued a public comment on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's notice entitled "Developing a Workplace Supported Recovery Program: A Strategy for Assisting Workers and Employers with the Nation's Opioid and Substance Use Disorder Epidemics: Request for Information; Extension of Comment Period". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * *   more

Nature Conservancy Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Terence M. Sullivan, director of the Northeast Division at the Nature Conservancy, Arlington, Virginia, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Thank you for the opportunity to provide comments on the Vineyard Wind 1   more

New England Fishery Management Council, Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council Issue Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Thomas A. Nies, executive director of the New England Fishery Management Council, Newburyport, Massachusetts, and Christopher M. Moore, executive director of the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, Dover, Delaware, have issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was w  more

New York Offshore Wind Alliance Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Joe Martens, director of the New York Offshore Wind Alliance, Albany, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The New York Offshore Wind Alliance ("NYOWA") respectfully submits the following comme  more

Nexamp Issues Public Comment on IRS Notice
WASHINGTON, July 27 -- Kelly Friend, vice president for policy and regulatory affairs at Nexamp, Boston, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Internal Revenue Service's notice entitled "2020-2021 Priority Guidance Plan; Public Recommendations Invited on Items to be Included". The comment was posted on July 24, 2020: * * * Nexamp is writing to ask the IRS to commit in its priority guidance plan to clarify Notice 2016-36 to address what some utilities believe is an ambiguity. The am  more

Nexans High Voltage USA Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Emmanuel Martin-Lauzer, director of business development at Nexans High Voltage USA, Goose Creek, South Carolina, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 27, 2020, and posted on July 28, 2020: * * * Nexans SA and its affiliates is a producer of  more

NOAA Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Michael Pentony, regional administrator of the Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Gloucester, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * W  more

NOAA Proposed Rule: Amendment to Summer Flounder, Scup, Black Sea Bass Fishery Management Plan
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has issued a proposed rule (50 CFR 648), published in the Federal Register, entitled: "Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act Provisions; Fisheries of the Northeastern United States; Amendment 21 to the Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Fishery Management Plan". The proposed rule was issued by Jennifer M. Wallace, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Servic  more

NOAA: Taking Marine Mammals Incidental to Site Characterization Surveys Off Coast of Massachusetts
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has issued a notice, published in the Federal Register, entitled: "Takes of Marine Mammals Incidental to Specified Activities; Taking Marine Mammals Incidental to Site Characterization Surveys Off the Coast of Massachusetts". The notice was issued by Donna S. Wieting, Director, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service. DATES: This authorization is effective from July 23, 2020 to July 22, 2021. F  more

Northeast Clean Energy Council Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Peter Rothstein, President, and Jeremy McDiarmid, vice president for policy and government affairs at the Northeast Clean Energy Council, Boston, Massachusetts, have issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: *  more

Northeast Clean Energy Council Issues Public Comment on IRS Notice
WASHINGTON, July 27 -- Jeremy McDiarmid, vice president for policy and government affairs the Northeast Clean Energy Council, Boston, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Internal Revenue Service's notice entitled "Priority Guidance Plan; Public Recommendations Invited on Items to be Included". The comment was written and posted on July 22, 2020: * * * The Northeast Clean Energy Council ("NECEC") appreciates the opportunity to make a specific recommendation for inclusion in the 20  more

Offshore Wind Farm Support Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Paul Forsberg, co-founder of Offshore Wind Farm Support LLC, Montauk, New York, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing you today to show my support for the offshore wind industry here in the U.S. and thank your agen  more

Old Dominion University Project Scientist Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- George Hagerman, senior project scientist at the Old Dominion University Research Foundation, Norfolk, Virginia, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * This letter serves as my public comment on the subject Supple  more

Oregon Coastal Energy Alliance Network Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Shannon Souza, program manager at Oregon Coastal Energy Alliance Network, Coos Bay, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Oregon Coastal Energy Alliance Network (OCEAN) is a cross-cultural community-based organizati  more

Orsted Wind Power North America Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Sophie Hartfield Lewis, head of permitting, marine affairs and real estate at Orsted Wind Power North America LLC, Boston, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Orsted Wind Power North America LLC app  more

Ozone Renewables Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Dan Boyd, partner at Ozone Renewables, Old Saybrook, Connecticut, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind industry here in the U.S. and thank your agency for its   more

Regional Plan Association Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Robert Freudenberg, vice president for energy and environment at the Regional Plan Association, New York, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * On behalf of Regional Plan Association, I am writing to express support  more

RENEW Northeast Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Francis Pullaro, executive director of RENEW Northeast Inc., Madison, Connecticut, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * RENEW Northeast, Inc. (RENEW)/1 submits these comments on the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Mana  more

Responsible Offshore Development Alliance Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- The Responsible Offshore Development Alliance has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 27, 2020, and posted on July 28, 2020: The comment was co-signed by Annie Hawkins, executive director, Fiona Hogan, research director, and Lane Johnston, progr  more

Rhode Island A.G. Neronha Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Neronha has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * This letter is submitted to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) in response to the Notice of Availability of a Supplem  more

Rhode Island Fast Ferry & Atlantic Wind Transfers Issue Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, Aug. 1 -- Charles A. Donadio Jr., founder and CEO of Rhode Island Fast Ferry Inc., and Atlantic Wind Transfers, North Kingstown, Rhode Island, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 27, 2020, and posted on July 28, 2020: * * * Rhode Island Fast Ferry   more

Rhode Island Fishermen's Advisory Board Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 27 -- Marisa A. Desautel, attorney at Desautel Law, Newport, Rhode Island, has issued a public comment on behalf of the Rhode Island Fishermen's Advisory Board on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 23, 2020, and posted on July 24, 2020: * * * This office represents the Rho  more

Rhode Island Saltwater Anglers Association Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Stephen J. Medeiros, president of the Rhode Island Saltwater Anglers Association, Coventry, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 25, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The Rhode Island Saltwater Anglers Association, representing over 7  more

Salem Alliance for the Environment Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- Patricia A. Gozemba and Cindy Keegan, co-chairs of Salem Alliance for the Environment, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * SAFE (Salem Alliance for the Environment) located in Salem, Massachusetts, fully suppor  more

Salem Sustainability, Energy & Resiliency Committee Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- John Hayes, chair of the Salem's Sustainability, Energy and Resiliency Committee, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 25, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing on behalf of the city of Salem's Sustainabilit  more

SCEMFIS Industry Advisory Board Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 31 -- Greg DiDomenico, chairman, and Sam Martin, vice chairman, of the SCEMFIS Industry Advisory Board, Ocean Springs, Mississippi, have issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 27, 2020, and posted on July 28, 2020: * * * The Science Center for Marine  more

Sea Watch International Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Joseph J. Myers, director of marine innovation and technology at Sea Watch International Ltd., Easton, Maryland, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Please accept these comments on behalf of myself and Sea Watch I  more

Sea Watch International Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Guy B. Simmons, senior vice president of Sea Watch International, Easton, Maryland, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Sea Watch International and our ownership partners TMT Clams would like to take this opportun  more

SeaAhead BlueTech Innovation Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Mark Huang, co-founder and managing director of SeaAhead BlueTech Innovation, Boston, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offsh  more

Seaway 7 Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Richard van Aurich, commercial director, and Zach Skelton, business development renewables USA, at Seaway 7, Zoetermeer, The Netherlands, have issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * On behalf of Seaway   more

Seaway Offshore Cables GmbH Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Lars Muck, business area manager at Seaway Offshore Cables GmbH, Germany, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing you today to show support for the offshore wind industry in the U.S. and thank your agency  more

Shell New Energies Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 31 -- James Cotter, vice president for wind development at Shell New Energies US LLC, Houston, Texas, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 27, 2020, and posted on July 28, 2020: * * * Shell New Energies US LLC ("Shell") is pleased to provide co  more

Spero Therapeutics Issues Public Comment on FDA Notice
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- Spero Therapeutics, Cambridge, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Food and Drug Administration's notice entitled "Rare Disease Clinical Trial Networks; Request for Information and Comments". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We wish to thank the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for this opportunity to comment on the establishment, implementation, and sustainment of clinical trials networks for rare diseases (Docket No. FDA-2020-N  more

Syncarpha Capital Issues Public Comment on IRS Notice
WASHINGTON, July 27 -- Clifford Chapman, managing member of Syncarpha Capital LLC, New York, has issued a public comment on the Internal Revenue Service's notice entitled "Priority Guidance Plan; Public Recommendations Invited on Items to be Included". The comment was written and posted on July 22, 2020: * * * Syncarpha Capital, LLC ("Syncarpha") and its affiliates develop, install and operate more than forty (40) utility-scale solar photovoltaic, distributed generation energy facilities ("DG   more

Thomas/Boyd Communications Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Liz Thomas, CEO of Thomas/Boyd Communications, Moorestown, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind industry here in the U.S. and thank your agency   more

Town Dock Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- Katie Almeida, fishery policy analyst at the Town Dock, Narragansett, Rhode Island, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I am writing to support Alternative F: Vessel Transit Lane Alternative in combination with Al  more

TRC Companies Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Matthew Beaton, senior vice president for renewable energy and emerging technologies at TRC Companies, Lowell, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * TRC Companies is writing you today to show our supp  more

U.S. Wind Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Salvo Vitale, country manager at U.S. Wind Inc., Baltimore, Maryland, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * This comment letter is submitted by US Wind Inc. (US Wind) in response to the Notice of Availability of   more

University of Delaware Special Initiative on Offshore Wind Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Nancy Sopko, executive director of the Special Initiative on Offshore Wind at the University of Delaware, Newark, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The Special Initiative on Offshore Wind (SIOW) appreciates t  more

USCG Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Michael D. Emerson, director of marine transportation systems at the U.S. Coast Guard, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The Coast Guard has reviewed the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Vineyard Wind  more

Vineyard Sustainable Energy Committee Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Rob Hannemann, chair of the Vineyard Sustainable Energy Committee, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * The Vineyard Sustainable Energy Committee (VSEC) appreciates the thoroughgoin  more

Vineyard Wind Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Rachel Pachter, chief development officer of Vineyard Wind, New Bedford, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Vineyard Wind appreciates the opportunity to comment on the Supplement to the Draft Envir  more

Virginia Mines, Minerals & Energy Department Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, Aug. 1 -- John Warren, director of the Virginia Mines, Minerals and Energy Department, Richmond, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 25, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Thank you, Jim, and your Office for your support for the development of o  more

W.A. Vachon & Associates Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 28 -- William Vachon of W.A. Vachon and Associates Inc., Manchester, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I have been a wind consultant for the past 42 years, working in the USA and at several countries around the wor  more

Waterson Terminal Services Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Christopher Waterson, general manager at Waterson Terminal Services LLC, Providence, Rhode Island, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 24, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offs  more

Windar Renovables Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Sergio Berguno of the Commercial and Business Development Department at Windar Renovables S.L., Aviles, Spain, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 22, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * Thank you to the entire team at the Bureau of Oc  more

WindServe Marine Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Alex Babbin, operations manager at WindServe Marine LLC, Staten Island, New York, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Supplement to the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts and Public Meetings". The comment was written on July 25, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind industr  more

WindServe Marine Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Josh Diedrich, managing director of WindServe Marine LLC, Boston, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written on July 26, 2020, and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are writing you today to show our support for the offshore wind industry he  more

Workforce Development Institute Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Ross Gould, director of energy and climate program at the Workforce Development Institute, Albany, New York, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * I write today on behalf of the Workforce Development Institute (WDI)  more

WSP Issues Public Comment on Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Notice
WASHINGTON, July 30 -- Matthew Palmer, vice president for offshore wind at WSP, Boston, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's notice entitled "Notice of Availability of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Vineyard Wind LLC's Proposed Wind Energy Facility Offshore Massachusetts". The comment was written and posted on July 27, 2020: * * * We are grateful for the timely release of the Supplement to the Draft Supplemental Environmental   more

Zero-Point Development Issues Public Comment on IRS Notice
WASHINGTON, July 27 -- Greg Hunt, co-founder and CEO of Zero-Point Development Inc, Worcester, Massachusetts, has issued a public comment on the Internal Revenue Service's notice entitled "Priority Guidance Plan; Public Recommendations Invited on Items to be Included". The comment was written and posted on July 22, 2020: * * * I am writing to ask you to commit in the priority guidance plan to clarify Notice 2016-36 to address what some utilities believe is an ambiguity. The ambiguity is making  more