Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind, LLC is a 50:50 partnership between Shell New Energies US LLC and EDF Renewables North America. The joint-venture (JV) company was formed in December 2018 to co-develop a 183,353 acre lease area on the U.S. Outer Continental Shelf (OCS). The lease area (OCS-0499) is located within the New Jersey Wind Energy Area.
Together, EDF Renewables and Shell have years of technical, operational and commercial energy expertise which is essential in developing an offshore wind project of this scale. This expertise will enable the JV to optimize future development of the lease area to the maximum benefit of New Jersey and New York.