Public Meeting on Offshore Wind Power Technology 

Two of the five public information meetings take place this week about possible sites off the Maine coast that might be suitable for testing new offshore wind power technology.State officials have identified seven possible sites stretching from southern waters off York County to far Eastern Maine.Officials have until December 15 to select between one and five of the spots to be used as demonstration sites to test components for deep-water wind farms. Those would operate on floating platforms in waters hundreds of feet deep.A meeting is scheduled for tonight at the Wiscasset Community Center from 6:30 to 9:00.Another one will be held tomorrow night in Machias at the UMaine Machias Performing Arts Center.