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DENR secures GEF fund for conservation of Philippine Rise

Manila Bulletin 19 Jun 2021
The proposed five-year project, titled ... Given the vast, offshore areas in the Philippine Rise, the project also aims to strengthen coordination and partnership between the DENR, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, Philippine Coast Guard, Philippine Navy, among many others.

Shell, BKK and Lyse to jointly bid for offshore wind fields in Norway

Power Technology 18 Jun 2021
The three companies recently signed a cooperation agreement plan to develop offshore wind projects in these regions ...Working together, we can offer the best, from global to local resources, in a joint project and become a very solid applicant for these offshore wind licenses.

Michael Hecht: Wind power generation has a great future in the Gulf of Mexico

The Advocate 18 Jun 2021
... over 150 new offshore wind projects globally, and estimates the industry will reach $1 trillion of new investment by 2040 ... if Louisiana captured just 10% of the projected offshore wind generation market, it would represent over $8 billion in investment, and nearly 7,500 jobs.

Senators Wicker and Hyde-Smith Back Bill to Strengthen Gulf Coast Revenue Sharing Program

Delta Democrat-Times 18 Jun 2021
Bipartisan Measure Amends GOMESA, Creates Revenue Sharing from Offshore Wind Projects ... Senators Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) this week cosponsored bipartisan legislation that would improve Mississippi’s share of revenues generated from offshore energy production, including future wind projects.

BOEM to start environmental review of Empire Wind offshore wind project

Renewables Now 18 Jun 2021
The US Department of the Interior's Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is kicking off the environmental review process for the Empire Wind project offshore New York and New Jersey ... The 816-MW Empire Wind 1 project was selected in New York’s maiden offshore wind tender in 2019.

Wicker, Hyde-Smith back bill to tap into offshore wind power generation revenue

The Clarksdale Press Register 18 Jun 2021
Senators Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) this week cosponsored bipartisan legislation that would improve Mississippi’s share of revenues generated from offshore energy production, including future wind projects ... The RISEE Act would benefit states with offshore wind projects by..

Country exits: Equinor to drop Mexican deep-water assets as focus shifts

Upstream Online 18 Jun 2021
While Equinor will continue to invest heavily in selected offshore projects in locations such as Brazil and ...

IMD predicts heavy to very heavy rainfall during next few days in these states. Check list here

Hindustan Times 18 Jun 2021
Heavy to very heavy rainfall is very likely over Konkan and Goa, coastal and south interior Karnataka, Gujarat and Madhya Maharashtra during the next 2-3 days ... The IMD said an offshore trough runs from Maharashtra to the Kerala coast. Isolated extremely heavy rainfall has been projected over the Gujarat region and coastal Karanataka on Friday ... ....

The Hydrogen Stream: UK’s launches second tender for low-carbon hydrogen, BMW tests first fuel cell ...

PV Magazine 18 Jun 2021
“This competition will open shortly for applications.” A previous £33 million contest awarded funding for two projects featuring carbon capture and storage technology, two linked to offshore wind-powered production and a fifth project based on technology developed by the Gas Technology Institute, a US-based, natural gas-focused non-profit.

SCOTT GALLOWAY: Less than 2% of US millionaires' taxes returns get audited - here's how ...

Business Insider 18 Jun 2021
Since the project's inception in 2018, law enforcement has intercepted more than 20 million messages in 45 languages, and last week the cops made over 800 arrests based on that information ... Biden also proposed an international loan financing project, "Build Back Better for the World" (B3W), that could rival China's Belt and Road Initiative.

Biden Accelerates US Offshore Wind Through Army Corps-BOEM Cooperation

The Maritime Executive 17 Jun 2021
The agreement will allow USACE to provide BOEM additional scientific and technical resources needed to evaluate offshore wind projects along the U.S ... The Trump administration had largely ignored offshore wind as a priority and blocked efforts including the projects off North Carolina.

Shell joins Norwegian offshore wind race

Splash24/7 17 Jun 2021
With this move, Shell has joined several energy giants, including BP, Equinor and �rsted to take part in the race for Norwegian offshore wind projects ... For Utsira Nord, floating offshore wind is the only eligible technology, and the Norwegian government has proposed ...

With Sale, Feds Push Wind Energy

The East Hampton Star 17 Jun 2021
It has also signaled the advancement of a project off the California coast, an assessment of offshore wind's potential in the Gulf of Mexico, and a review process for two other projects off the Northeast coast ... Cuomo, whose administration set a goal of 9,500 megawatts of offshore wind energy by 2035, and from environmental and labor advocates.

Shell, local partners to bid for wind licences offshore Norway

Renewables Now 17 Jun 2021
This is the latest partnership announced that seeks to compete to develop projects in the two areas that the Norwegian government has opened for offshore wind -- Utsira Nord and Sorlige Nordsjo II. The government recently started a public consultation on the offshore wind concession process.

Shell Enters Competition for Norwegian Wind Farm Leases

The Maritime Executive 17 Jun 2021
Competition is continuing to grow for Norway’s upcoming auctions for two new offshore locations for wind projects ... “We see Norway as an interesting area both to ensure Europe enough renewable electric power and to develop floating offshore wind solutions that can become commercial.