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BP Joins Partnership for Norwegian Offshore Wind Development

The Maritime Executive 15 Jun 2021
“bp aims to ‎grow our renewables business at scale and we see great opportunities in offshore wind ‎energy ... The partnership will work with local suppliers, building ‎industrial competencies for Norway’s offshore wind market, and contribute toward value ‎creation in the Nordic and European energy market.

BP, Aker and Statkraft to bid for offshore wind capacity in Norway

Power Technology 14 Jun 2021
The consortium will also focus on opportunities to power offshore oil and gas facilities with clean energy ... The partnership will combine the three companies’ expertise and experience in offshore energy projects ... By working together with local suppliers, the consortium aims to build industrial competencies for Norway’s offshore wind market.

US announces proposed sale of offshore wind development on OCS

Power Technology 14 Jun 2021
The sale will be the first competitive offshore wind lease sale under the Biden-Harris administration ... The move is in line with the US Government’s goal to install 30GW of offshore wind energy by 2030 ... The latest move by the Department of the Interior builds upon the recent milestones from the government to advance offshore wind development.

BP joins consortium seeking wind power off Norway

Reuters 14 Jun 2021
British oil major BP (BP.L) will join Norway's Statkraft (STATKF.UL) and Aker Offshore Wind (AOW-ME.OL) to bid for permits to build offshore wind power projects off Norway, the companies said on Monday ... The consortium also plans to explore opportunities to provide renewable power to electrify offshore oil and gas facilities, they added.

UMACK Mooring and Anchoring Project Partners with University of Dundee

The Maritime Executive 14 Jun 2021
“The consortium members are thrilled to be expanding our partnership with the University of Dundee’s Geotechnical Engineering group which has extensive experience developing new foundation and anchoring concepts for the offshore energy and aquaculture sectors,” he said.

Union rallies in support of Terra Nova as legislature holds emergency debate

CBC 14 Jun 2021
The union representing offshore workers is rallying outside Confederation Building in St. John’s on Monday morning, as an emergency debate about the future of the Terra Nova oilfield is held inside in the House of Assembly ... .

Hitachi ABB Power Grids boosts transformer products portfolio

Gulf Daily News 13 Jun 2021
Hitachi ABB Power Grids has launched a portfolio of transformer products for offshore floating applications, designed to overcome the challenging offshore environment and withstand the physically demanding conditions on floating structures.  ... Building offshore presents many challenges beyond the harsh saltwater environment.

Norway’s Crown LNG to build 7.2 mt LNG terminal offshore Kakinada

Business Line 12 Jun 2021
Crown LNG India AS, a subsidiary of Crown LNG Holding AS, has signed an agreement with East LNG to finance, build and lease the infrastructure for their offshore LNG receiving terminal at Kakinada ... Crown LNG intends to develop the LNG terminal as a gravity-based structure that sits on the seabed approximately 11 kilometres offshore Kakinada.

US brings forward 7 GW New York Bight offshore wind lease sale

Splash24/7 11 Jun 2021
The US government has announced a proposed sale for offshore wind ... Today’s announcement builds upon recent milestones from the Biden-Harris administration to advance offshore wind developments off Massachusetts, California and wind power plays in the Gulf of Mexico.

Biden administration proposes its first offshore wind lease sale

Democratic Underground 11 Jun 2021
... New Jersey for its first proposed offshore wind lease sale, and the federal government's ninth overall ... Companies will be able to place bids on tracts of water with the goal of building an offshore wind farm.

Turkey turns to U.S. firms as plans Black Sea gas extraction, official says

Reuters 11 Jun 2021
Turkish exploration in the Mediterranean has raised tension with the European Union and the United States over offshore rights ... Turkey plans to begin pumping gas from the southwest Black Sea field in 2023, but must first build the offshore pipeline network and processing facilities.

Overnight Energy: Biden seeks to reassert US climate leadership | President to 'repeal or replace' ...

The Hill 11 Jun 2021
Today we’re looking at Biden’s climate agenda in Europe, a new White House decision on protections for the Tongass National Forest and the administration’s first proposed offshore wind lease ... Companies will be able to place bids on tracts of water with the goal of building an offshore wind farm.

Fife firm wins major deal to construct Neart na Gaoithe wind farm operations base

The Courier 11 Jun 2021
A Fife firm has won a major deal to build the operations base for the Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) offshore wind farm project ... .

EDITORIAL: 'Blue Economy' needs continued investment

Newburyport Daily News 11 Jun 2021
Building better relationships among those sometimes competing factions can only help push the blue economy forward ... As we noted in this space last month, the state’s ports are crumbling, and need a major infusion of funds to keep them viable as a headquarters for everything from traditional fishing to the building and support of offshore wind farms.

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