ABS, a leading provider of classification and technical services to the marine and offshore industries, was awarded accreditation by Greece’s National Accreditation Body, the Hellenic Accreditation System (ESYD), to perform assessments for European Union (EU) Monitoring…
The March 2017 edition of Maritime Reporter & Engineering News focuses on SINGAPORE, as this maritime powerhouse struggles to maintain balance and influence through the offshore oil and gas downturn. Looking at the "Top 10 Nations" ranked by value from VesselsValue.com…
TRIPOLI, Feb 12 (Reuters) – A new floating storage and offloading (FSO) platform has loaded a first tanker with oil from Libya’s offshore Bouri field, the National Oil Corporation (NOC) said on Sunday. Made in South Korea, the new Gaza...Show More Summary
The 15-turbine facility can power over 50,000 homes While the U.S. lags behind other developed countries when it comes to wind power, it’s making strides to catch up. Last week, the Long Island Power Authority gave the green light to building New York’s first commercial offshore wind farm. Show More Summary
In the immediate aftermath of Trump's controversial executive order, prohibiting entry into the US of citizens from seven mostly-Muslim nations - Syria, Iraq, Iran, Sudan, Somalia, Yemen and Libya - yet which excludes such nations as Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Turkey in which Trump has done business deals... ... Show More Summary
Nation’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm Will Be Built Off Long Island Diane Cardwell, January 25, 2017 (NY Times) “…[The Long Island Power Authority approved the nation’s largest offshore wind farm for the waters between the eastern tipShow More Summary
It's official - New York just gave the green light for the nation's largest offshore wind farm. The new South Fork Wind Farm will generate 90 megawatts of clean, renewable electricity from 15 turbines -- enough energy to power more than 50,000 homes. Show More Summary
The offshore farm, with as many as 15 turbines capable of powering 50,000 average homes, will be the nation’s largest.
The nation’s biggest offshore wind project is up for approval, a test of how far states can pursue a clean-energy agenda in the Trump era.
(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