OFFSHORE WIND: First grid-connected floating turbine is launched off Maine's coast Katherine Ling, E&E reporter Published: Friday, May 31, 2013 Maine's famous lobster boats have a new water companion: a grid-connected offshore floating wind turbine. Please subscribe to Greenwire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.