Dymocks is a National chain of book stores, with more than 70 stores locally, and more offshore. I hope this abuse hasn’t been perpetrated across all the shelves in all the stores! (Thanks, David!)
By Susanna Twidale, Reuters U.K. energy regulator Ofgem on Wednesday launched a £400 million tender for linking offshore wind farms in the North Sea to Britain's national power grid.
If the lease request gets final approval, the WindFloat Pacific project would anchor the first offshore turbines in federal waters on the West Coast. It also would be the first in the nation to use triangular floating platforms instead of single piles driven into the ocean floor. Show More Summary
National Oilwell Varco is enjoying record orders in some areas as drillers work to comply with new regulations.
Over the past several months, shares of Seadrill, Atwood Oceanics, Transocean, Noble Corp, and even National Oilwell Varco have been hammered, largely on fears that there is an impending situation of oversupply in offshore rig capacity. While this could be true, it won't affect all rig operators equally.
National Ocean Industries Association President Randall Luthi has issued the following statement in response to President Obama’s State of the Union address: “The
The Republican National Committee is calling for repeal of the 2010 Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act that goes after those who hide money in offshore accounts to avoid paying taxes. FATCA will require most foreign banks and investment funds to report to the U.S. Internal Revenue Service information about U.S. customers’ accounts worth $50,000 or […]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican National Committee (RNC) on Friday called for the repeal of a U.S. anti-tax-evasion law, siding with big banks, libertarians and American expatriates that have criticized the Obama administration statute.
Smog: You can offshore manufacturing, but a new study shows that doing so doesn’t mean you’ll fully escape the pollution. … According to this study, published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, up to one quarter of sulfate pollution on the West Coast can be traced back to Chinese factories making goods for export. Overall, […]
A volunteer lifeboat crew with the Royal National Lifeboat Institution were called out Tuesday to assist in the rescue of three crewmembers from a burning offshore wind farm workboat off [...]
Ivory Coast Prime Minister Daniel Kablan Duncan said his nation will boost oil production within five years to 200,000 barrels a day, rivaling neighboring Ghana as stability returns to a country racked by a decade of turmoil.
State-owned China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC), leader of the country's liquefied natural gas import business, plans another receiving terminal in the southeastern province of Fujian, a company official said on Tuesday.
Kurt Mix was convicted for deleting text messages that had information about the worst offshore oil spill in the nation's history. That hindered a grand jury's investigation, prosecutors argued. He had been a drilling engineer with ...
National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) President Randall Luthi has issued the following statement on the US Department of the Interior's announcement of a
North Charleston, South Carolina is now home to the nation’s largest wind energy testing facility. Led by Clemson University’s Restoration Institute, the facility will help test and validate new turbines, particularly for offshore wind,...Show More Summary
The United Nations and the global chemical weapons watchdog are awaiting approval from a country to use its port to load Syria's most deadly chemicals onto a U.S. ship for destruction offshore, the head of the mission said on Wednes...
ASRC Energy Services Response Operations, LLC, a leading offshore spill response operator in Alaska, and Foss Maritime Company, one of the nation's largest coastal tug and barge operators,
Photo of offshore wind farm via Shutterstock Japan’s floating wind turbine off the coast of Fukushima has begun to produce clean, renewable energy for the national grid. The project, a collaboration between the Japanese government and Marubeni Corp, was
By Sarfaraz A. Khan: Hercules Offshore (HERO) is one of the leading providers of shallow-water drilling and marine services to national, major integrated and independent energy firms ranging from state-owned oil giant Saudi Aramco to the American oil major Chevron. Show More Summary
Kyocera Corporation has just launched Japan's largest offshore solar power plant. Clean energy generated by the 70MW Kagoshima Nanatsujima Mega Solar Power Plant will be sold back to the national grid through a local utility company. Although the utility-scale