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Japan seeking to increase competition in offshore wind sector

Upstream Online 28 Jun 2022
Japan's government plans to resume public auctions for offshore wind power projects by the end of 2022, after revising rules to draw a wider range of bidders and encourage the faster development of new infrastructure ... Mitsubishi picks contractors for trio of wind projects offshore Japan with 1.7GW of capacity.

Petrofac, Hitachi Energy to grow offshore wind market

Gulf Daily News 28 Jun 2022
Offshore wind plays a crucial role in the transition to clean, affordable energy and we’ve been successfully delivering major projects in the sector for more than a decade now,” said Elie Lahoud, Chief Operating Officer, Engineering & Construction of Petrofac. .

Hitachi Energy and Petrofac team up on offshore wind

Splash24/7 28 Jun 2022
The collaboration, which the companies said would bring considerable benefits to the efficient implementation of offshore wind projects, builds on Hitachi Energy’s high-voltage direct current (HVDC), as well as high-voltage alternating current (HVAC) solutions and Petrofac’s engineering, procurement, construction and installation capabilities.

KR Signs MOU with KEPCO for Offshore Wind Projects

The Maritime Executive 28 Jun 2022
Korean Register (KR) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) agreeing to technical cooperation in the development and construction of offshore wind power projects with Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) ... through various construction projects and R&D experience.

Wind farm, environmentalists agree on ways to protect whales

Daily Times Chronicle 28 Jun 2022
BOSTON (AP) — The developers of an offshore wind farm and three environmental organizations announced Monday that they have reached an agreement to further protect rare North Atlantic right whales during construction and operation of the energy-generating project.

Codling Wind Park submits application for Maritime Area Consent

RTE 28 Jun 2022
Offshore wind project Codling Wind Park has submitted its application for a Maritime Area Consent (MAC) to the Government ... If Codling's application is successful, it will allow the project to compete in the first Offshore Renewable Electricity Scheme (ORESS) auction, which is due to open later this year.

Black Sea gas platform launched off Romania despite war risks

FX Empire 28 Jun 2022
The company moved forward with the project in 2019, despite a punitive tax imposed on offshore gas income by a former leftist government which put all other Black Sea exploration and development work on hold and contributed to Exxon’s exit from the European Union state.

Hitachi Energy, Petrofac to partner on offshore wind integration

Renewables Now 28 Jun 2022
Petrofac, which has delivered projects for both HVDC and HVAC offshore and onshore substations for offshore wind farms, has recently been expanding its new and renewable energy activities to carbon capture and ...

Samsung Sets New Record as Large Crude Oil Carrier Berths in Lagos

This Day 28 Jun 2022
According to the top officials at SHIN, the hosting and servicing the VLCC was the fourth major project handled by the SHI-MCI yard, after the sail-way of the Egina FPSO to the deep offshore oilfield in August 2018 ... project while creating more job opportunities for Nigerians.

County to send letter to BOEM, other agencies regarding offshore wind energy

The News Guard 28 Jun 2022
... impacts to coastal communities and to the state, extend the timeline of lease blocks going out to auction until risks and uncertainties can be better addressed, and either an addition to the PacWave project or creation of an additional Pac-Wave like project to test offshore wind.

Siemens Gamesa gets firm order from Ørsted for Borkum Riffgrund 3

Renewables Now 28 Jun 2022
Ørsted A/S (CPH.ORSTED) has placed a firm order with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy SA (BME.SGRE) for the supply of 913 MW of turbines for the Borkum Riffgrund 3 offshore wind project in German waters.

BSOG says new Romanian offshore tax does not fully meet expectations

Reuters 28 Jun 2022
BSOG began extracting gas earlier this month from its Romanian offshore project, the country's first offshore Black Sea ...

Statkraft beefs up targets for renewables, green H2 by 2030

Renewables Now 28 Jun 2022
Statkraft said it also raised ambitions for hydropower, offshore wind and green hydrogen. These plans include hydro upgrades and expansion in Norway, and starting at least five major hydropower projects by 2030, 2 GW of green hydrogen by 2030, and “an industrial role” within the offshore wind space in Norway and Ireland.

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