(Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo this week proposed to develop up to 2,400 megawatts (MW) of offshore wind power by 2030 capable of powering 1.25 million homes as the state seeks to lead the nation in renewable energy production.
The Obama Administration designated nearly 600 million acres, an area five times the size of California, onshore and offshore as national monuments.
National Ocean Industries Association President Randall Luthi today issued the following statement on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s denial of seismic survey permits for the Atlantic OCS. “In yet another ‘black Friday’ announcement targeting the offshore oil and natural gas industry…
THE SAME WAY HE CAME IN: Obama is going out in a blaze of self-interest. Creating national monuments in Utah and Nevada, banning offshore oil drilling in the Arctic and the Northeast, deleting the database of Muslim men at the Department of Homeland Security: All of these things will earn him toasts at all the […]
By Mikael Holter (Bloomberg) — The man overseeing energy policy in western Europe’s biggest oil-producing nation says the worst downturn in the history of Norway’s offshore industry appears to have bottomed out as OPEC’s historic deal continues to reverberate across the globe. Show More Summary
In what many are describing as a purely political move, the outgoing Administration announced a last minute attempt to block much of America’s access to offshore energy resources. Our nation’s...
The nation's first offshore wind farm arrives, solar power sees a boom, and baby turtles live to see another day.
Something big happened in the smallest state in the Union this week. For the first time ever, in the U.S. National Grid customers and people on Block Island, which is off the Rhode Island coast, received electricity generated from the...Show More Summary
There has been a hiccup at the nation's first offshore wind farm as it prepares to start delivering power.
Donald Trump has vowed to "rip up" the Paris climate agreement, repeal the Clean Power Plan, and scrap NASA's Earth science research while reviving the coal industry, approving the Keystone XL pipeline, and expanding offshore oil drilling.
In 2010, world leading companies in offshore wind came together to form 'The Friends of the Supergrid'—an association that advocates for an efficient, interconnected and resilient electricity grid to complement existing national transmission infrastructure. Show More Summary
``The National Crime Agency says up to £90bn is laundered through the UK each year, while an estimated £120bn worth of UK property is owned by offshore shell companies. Some 75% of properties whose owners are under investigation for corruption made use of offshore corporate secrecy to hide their identities. Show More Summary
SYDNEY, Nov 18 (Reuters) - Australia is responsible for children detained for years in an offshore immigration center developing post-traumatic stress disorder and other ailments, a United Nations investigator into the human rights of migrants said on Friday. The findings of U.N. Show More Summary
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia is responsible for children detained for years in an offshore immigration center developing post-traumatic stress disorder and other ailments, a United Nations investigator into the human rights of migrants said on Friday.
WASHINGTON - MARCH 16: William Reilly, co-chairman of the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling, testifies on Capitol Hill on March 16, 2011 in Washington, DC.(Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images) There have been lots of rumors about who President-elect Trump is going to pick to [...]
NOIA President Randall Luthi today released the following statement on the election of Donald Trump as the next U.S. “On behalf of the National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA), I congratulate President-elect Trump on his victory at the polls.
The next time somebody suggests a weekend in Catalina, counter with Channel Islands National Park … if you’re ready to be rustic. Its islands are a great place for an offshore getaway, and the islands don’t get a lot of overnight traffic. When I camped on Santa Cruz Island one November night a...
A national roadshow for the Future Frigates and Offshore Patrol Vessels has kicked off to help Australian companies get involved in the multibillion dollar projects. The Minister for Defence industry, The Hon Christopher Pyne MP today launched the roadshow in Adelaide before it heads to Perth…
Former ACT Labor chief minister Jon Stanhope was the keynote speaker at a Canberra Refugee Action Committee rally in Civic Square today. The full text of his speech is below. Read our news story on the rally here: Stanhope to ALP MPs: Take a stand on offshore detention. On 30 October of 2016, there is […]
By Mahmoud Habboush (Bloomberg) — Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. will combine three shipping and ports units less than a month after consolidating two offshore oil and gas businesses. Abu Dhabi National Tanker Co., Petroleum Services Co....Show More Summary