Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Seaway 7 Discloses Crane Problem On Newbuild Offshore Wind Heavy Lift Vessel Being Built in China

Seaway 7 ASA says it’s too soon to determined whether the delivery of its new heavy lift crane installation vessel, Seaway Alfa Lift, will be delayed after the company disclosed...

October 19, 2021
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Monday, October 18, 2021
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Turbine Supplier Picked for Major Offshore Wind Projects Off New York State

The developer of one of the largest offshore wind projects in the United States has selected its preferred supplier for more than 135 massive offshore wind turbines destined for waters...

October 18, 2021
Total Views: 3643

offshore wind farm

Total Opens UK Offshore Wind Hub in North Sea Oil and Gas Fiefdom

By Francois de Beaupuy (Bloomberg) — TotalEnergies SE opened an offshore wind hub within its existing center for U.K. North Sea oil and gas, the latest example of fossil-fuel producers shifting...

October 18, 2021
Total Views: 1027

Friday, October 15, 2021
Les Alizés wind installation vessel illustration

Ørsted Hires Jan De Nul’s Next-Generation Offshore Installation Vessel for German Wind Projects

Luxembourg-based Jan De Nul Group has been awarded a contract to transport and install monopolies for two offshore wind projects in Germany under development by Danish renewable energy company Ørsted...

October 15, 2021
Total Views: 1660

Thursday, October 14, 2021

As Ida-Hit Port Fourchon Rebuilds, Disappearing Wetlands Threaten Its Future

By Liz Hampton PORT FOURCHON, Louisiana, Oct 14 (Reuters) – On Louisiana’s south coast, in a key port servicing the U.S. offshore oil industry, a huge shipyard sits idle and in tatters....

October 14, 2021
Total Views: 1664

Wednesday, October 13, 2021
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Biden Administration Planning Up to Seven Offshore Wind Lease Sales

The Biden Administration is making plans to potentially hold up to seven new offshore wind lease sales by 2025 as part of its goal to increase renewable energy production on...

October 13, 2021
Total Views: 688

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
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Energy Crunch Stokes Inflation, Economic Recovery Concerns

By Muyu Xu and Shivani Singh BEIJING, Oct 12 (Reuters) – Authorities from Beijing to Delhi scrambled to fill a yawning power supply gap on Tuesday, triggering global stock and...

October 12, 2021
Total Views: 829


First Full-Scale Offshore Wind Farm in US Places Order for World’s Most Powerful Wind Turbines

US-based offshore wind developer Vineyard Wind has placed an order for sixty-two 13MW wind turbines for its Vineyard Wind 1 project off the coast of Massachusetts. The order was placed...

October 12, 2021
Total Views: 4456

Monday, October 11, 2021
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Seadrill Stakeholders Vote to Accept Reorganization Plan, Paving Way for Bankruptcy Exit

Stakeholders of offshore drilling contractor Seadrill have overwhelmingly accepted the company’s plan of reorganization, paving the way the company to emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy by the end of the...

October 11, 2021
Total Views: 694

Friday, October 8, 2021
DCV HAYWARD transits Hudson River

New York Wind Turbine Parts Will Be Floated Down The Hudson River

By Josh Saul (Bloomberg) Orsted A/S and Eversource Energy, the companies building a big wind farm off the Long Island coast, are teaming up with construction firm Riggs Distler to build...

October 8, 2021
Total Views: 1865

north sea wind farm

New Seaway 7 Wins First Wind Contract After Merger

Oslo-based Seaway 7, the new pure-play renewables company formed through the combination of business units of Subsea 7 and OHT, has announced its first contract since the closing of the...

October 8, 2021
Total Views: 685

oil tanker

US Crude Oil Tops $80 for First Time Since 2014 as Energy Crisis Threatens Supplies

By Julia Fanzeres (Bloomberg) — U.S. crude futures topped $80 a barrel for the first time since November 2014 as a global energy crisis boosts demand at a time when OPEC+...

October 8, 2021
Total Views: 1184

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Oil-Fouled California Beaches Rekindle Demands for Offshore Ban

By Robert Tuttle, Amelia Pollard and John Gittelsohn (Bloomberg) — Cruising along the panoramic Pacific Coast Highway that hugs the curves of California’s shoreline, it’s the salty sea breeze that typically...

October 6, 2021
Total Views: 787

Tuesday, October 5, 2021
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Canada Invokes 1977 Treaty Over Great Lakes Pipeline Repairs

By Nia Williams (Reuters) – Canada on Monday invoked a 1977 treaty with the United States to trigger bilateral negotiations over Enbridge Inc’s Line 5, escalating a long-running dispute over...

October 5, 2021
Total Views: 2834

Monday, October 4, 2021
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Van Oord Orders ‘Mega’ Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Rotterdam-based Van Oord has placed an order for a new ‘mega’ wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) capable fo installing up to 20 MW offshore wind turbines. The jack-up vessel will...

October 4, 2021
Total Views: 3358

Friday, October 1, 2021

Hurricane Ida Hit LOOP’s Sour Crude Output in September

Oct 1 (Reuters) – The Louisiana Offshore Oil Port (LOOP), the largest U.S. privately owned deepwater crude terminal, said on Friday it made no deliveries of sour crude from storage last month,...

October 1, 2021
Total Views: 810

President Biden

BOEM Sets Date for First Offshore Lease Sale Under Biden Administration

The U.S. Department of Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has set a date to hold its first offshore oil and gas lease sale under the Biden Administration after...

October 1, 2021
Total Views: 460

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Vineyard Wind and Crowley to Turn Historic New England Harbor Into Offshore Wind Port

The developer of the United States’ first large-scale offshore wind farm has announced plans today to transform a historic New England port into a purpose-built hub to support wind projects...

September 30, 2021
Total Views: 4039

Wednesday, September 29, 2021
offshore wind farm

BOEM to Conduct Environmental Review of Two Offshore Wind Projects Off New Jersey

The U.S. Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is set to conduct an environmental review of two proposed offshore wind energy projects off the coast of...

September 29, 2021
Total Views: 910

Monday, September 27, 2021

Brent Rises to Highest Since 2018 on Global Energy Crunch

By Alex Longley and Sheela Tobben (Bloomberg) — Brent approached $80-a-barrel on signs that the crude market is rapidly tightening amid a global energy crunch. The global benchmark crude surged as...

September 27, 2021
Total Views: 1314