Explore Offshore Virginia
Richmond Time Dispatch
Offshore energy exploration and production could help provide thousands of jobs for Virginia, reliable and affordable energy, and strengthen our national security. The last assessment of the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf was over thirty years ago. The advanced technology we have today will allow us to accurately and safely examine what offshore energy resources exist off Virginia. Let’s not miss out on this important economic and energy opportunity.
Exploring Offshore is safer than ever thanks to technological advances and enhanced industry standards.Learn More
Economy & Jobs
Exploring our offshore resources could create about 25,000 high-paying jobs and bring billions to our statesLearn More
The ability to develop at home energy resources is critical to ensuring our national security and reducing dependence on foreign countries.Learn More