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Equinor and SSE plan expansion at Dogger Bank offshore wind farm

Splash24/7 09 Feb 2023
Paul Cooley, director of offshore wind at SSE Renewables, added ... We’re already building the world’s largest offshore wind farm at Dogger Bank, and now with our established partners Equinor we’re delighted to unveil plans to develop a potential fourth phase of the project, Dogger Bank D.

Denmark Upends Offshore Wind Planning With Permitting Suspension

The Maritime Executive 08 Feb 2023
Denmark is one of the friendliest jurisdictions in the world for offshore wind ... In the 2000s, Denmark unveiled a new innovation in offshore wind permitting ... The decision has upset Denmark's offshore wind industry, which expected to build about 15 gigawatts of capacity through the "open door" program.

UK: How to achieve net-zero future in offshore energy supply chain

SAFETY4SEA 08 Feb 2023
OEUK, the representative body for the UK offshore energy industries, published its Supply Chain report 2023, providing a detailed analysis of what must be done by both industry and government to ensure the UK builds a competitive offshore energy supply chain with the capability and capacity to deliver a net-zero future.

Doun Kisen ups ante for bulker newbuildings at Nantong Xiangyu

Tradewinds 08 Feb 2023
... to build two 40,500-dwt handysize vessels.

Virginia Senate passes competing energy legislation

The Virginian-Pilot 08 Feb 2023
Dominion has said the resulting change would be reasonable and would help keep the company competitive as it seeks to raise money for the billions worth of renewable energy projects it has committed to building, including its massive offshore wind farm.Advertisement ... The Senate version, after being amended Monday, is more generous to the company ... .

Offshore wind will need major investments in transmission, supply chain, reports say

Iosco County News Herald 07 Feb 2023
Coastal states across the country, from California to Louisiana to Maine, are pushing for offshore wind projects, but the reports see potential bottlenecks looming, both in the supply chain to build and install turbines as well as in the ability to bring the electricity ashore.

Bugbee at the crossroads of energy past and future – good business but bad for society

Tradewinds 07 Feb 2023
Delays in building for offshore wind projects have created a shortage of WTIVs, he said ... From Eneti’s standpoint, offshore wind projects have been “moved to the right” by ... “The US talks a good game when it comes to offshore wind but at the moment it’s mostly just talk,” Bugbee said.

Saudi yard IMI inks agreements worth $350m to enhance operations

Seatrade Maritime News 06 Feb 2023
... vessels, and offshore jack up rigs. IMI’s full-service yard expects to be capable of building four new offshore rigs and more than 43 vessels, including VLCCs, per year, as well as providing maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for more than 260 maritime products.

IOEC and POGC sign $900m deal to develop Kish gas field in Iran

Offshore Technology 06 Feb 2023
Iran Marine Engineering and Construction Company (IOEC) will build a 200km submarine pipeline from Kish Island to Assaluyeh. Iranian Offshore Engineering and Construction Company (IOEC) has signed a $900m deal with Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC) to develop the Kish gas field in Iran, Tehran Times reported, citing the Shana news agency.

When diesel runs the dreamy windmills of your mind

Hot Air 06 Feb 2023
In fact, she seems to have handed over just about the entire country’s energy future to offshore interests, while sanctimoniously impoverishing her citizens ... This is the company that is trying to pull out of its offshore wind farm contract with the state of New Hampshire because it’s suddenly too expensive for them to build.

Eastport’s historic port navigates new challenges

Bangor Daily News 06 Feb 2023
Building a modern railway is not out of the question, Gardner said ... One would be the outright relocation of Route 190, including potentially building a bridge with railway support ... becoming the site of an offshore wind farm port ... Other possibilities are more ambitious, including building an offshore wind power port and bringing back the railway.

Take a Valentine’s adventure holiday with a saucy adults-only break

Metro UK 06 Feb 2023
Supplied) ... Cruise control ... Calm, warm seas and an Andalusian mountainous backdrop add to the allure, as do Renaissance buildings and cobbled streets in the original, namesake town inland. Just offshore is Vera Playa Club, a naturist hotel whose 281 brightly coloured rooms complement indoor and outdoor pools, buffet food and a mini-golf course ... MORE .

Japan looks beyond territorial waters for wind power amid green push

Kyodo 05 Feb 2023
Some European nations, including Britain, Belgium and the Netherlands, already have offshore wind farms in their EEZs ... The Japan Business Federation, as the body is formally known, singled out offshore wind power as a key area that requires support to build necessary supply chains and develop technology that will help curb costs.

Strong Response to NY Wind Solicitation Supports Industry Expansion

The Maritime Executive 04 Feb 2023
The two business units they are proposing to expand are LM Wind Power, a GE subsidiary, which is ready to build a state-of-the-art facility to manufacture offshore wind turbine blades, and GE Vernova, GE’s portfolio of energy businesses, which proposed building a facility to build nacelles.

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