Rutgers WindIgnite

Offshore Wind Energy Innovation and Supply Chain Accelerator

Catalyzing Innovation and Supporting Small Businesses
to a Create Strong and Diverse Supply Chain
for Offshore Wind Energy Development

Addressing the Critical Need for Inclusive Innovation Acceleration

New Jersey is poised to be a key player in the emerging offshore wind (OSW) energy industry. The implementation of the state’s Offshore Wind Economic Development Act requires a comprehensive approach and a technologically efficient, diverse and cost-effective supply chain.

Located at the Rutgers EcoComplex in Bordentown, New Jersey, WindIgnite serves as the ecosystem hub for supporting the development of a diverse offshore wind energy supply chain. Inclusive activities to accelerate diverse business growth include hosting informative networking events, providing business development guidance, offering specialized training, and connecting to resources within the region.

“Offshore wind is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to not only protect our environment, but also greatly expand our state economy in a way that has immediate impacts and paves the way for long-term growth”
– Gov. Phil Murphy.