Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Germany Imports First LNG at New Floating Terminal

By Anna Shiryaevskaya (Bloomberg) — Germany received its first shipment of liquefied natural gas — from the US — at a new floating terminal in the

January 3, 2023
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Sembcorp Marine Delivers Second 8th Generation Drillship

Singaporean offshore shipbuilder Sembcorp Marine has delivered the world’s second 8th generation drillship, named Deepwater Titan, to a subsidiary of

January 3, 2023
Total Views: 1457

Thursday, December 29, 2022

US Ignored Own Scientists’ Warning in Backing Atlantic Wind Farm

By Jennifer A Dlouhy (Bloomberg) — US government scientists warned federal regulators the South Fork offshore wind farm near the Rhode Island coast

December 29, 2022
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UK Oil Lobby Warns Financing May Dry Up After Windfall Tax

By William Mathis (Bloomberg) — Banks are set to trim billions of pounds in financing for oil and gas producers in the UK’s North Sea after a windfall

December 29, 2022
Total Views: 714

Tuesday, December 27, 2022

President Biden’s Offshore Wind Ambitions Face Another Setback

By Josh Saul (Bloomberg) — Shell New Energies, EDP Renewables and Engie asked regulators for a delay in the planning of a proposed joint-venture

December 27, 2022
Total Views: 3926

Friday, December 23, 2022

Seadrill Acquires Aquadrill in All-Stock Deal

Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill (NYSE and OSE: SDRL) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire UK-based Aquadrill in an all-stock transaction.

December 23, 2022
Total Views: 679

Thursday, December 22, 2022
Pioneering Spirit world record

Record-Setting Pioneering Spirit Wins Installation Work

Swiss offshore engineering company Allseas has been awarded an offshore installation contract for its one-of-a-kind heavy lift vessel Pioneering Spirit. The

December 22, 2022
Total Views: 5720


Record UK Wind Power in 2022 Helped to Ease Gas Crisis

By William Mathis (Bloomberg) — Britain’s wind farms generated a record amount of electricity this year as gusty weather and a growing fleet of

December 22, 2022
Total Views: 872

Monday, December 19, 2022
Eneti offshore wind turbine installation vessel

Eneti Lands First Contract for Newbuild Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Offshore wind-focused Eneti (NYSE: NETI) has announced an initial contract award for its first newbuild Wind Turbine Installation Vessel (WTIV) under

December 19, 2022
Total Views: 826

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Keppel Settles Long-Standing Bribery Case in Brazil

Singapore-based shipbuilder Keppel Offshore & Marine has reached a settlement agreement with Brazilian authorities in connection to a long-running bribery

December 19, 2022
Total Views: 803


Noble Jack-Up Rig Evacuated Off Trinidad and Tobago

A Noble Corporation jack-up rig was evacuated off the coast of Trinidad and Tobago last week due to a mechanical issue involving one of its legs, the company

December 19, 2022
Total Views: 3088

Sunday, December 18, 2022

Australia Launches Offshore Wind To Move Away From Coal

By James Fernyhough Dec 18 (Bloomberg) –Australia officially opened its first offshore wind zone off the southern coast of Victoria, as the nation seeks

December 18, 2022
Total Views: 2480

Saturday, December 17, 2022

Breakneck LNG Build-Out Shows Germany Can Move Fast

By Andreas Rinke and Andi Kranz WILHELMSHAVEN, Germany, Dec 17 (Reuters) – The speed with which Germany managed to build and link up its first

December 17, 2022
Total Views: 3040

Thursday, December 15, 2022

Norway’s Giant Johan Sverdrup Oil Field Now Fully On Stream

Norwegian energy company Equinor has announced the start of production for Phase 2 of its giant Johan Sverdrup oil field development in the North Sea. “The

December 15, 2022
Total Views: 1070


First FSRU Arrives In Germany To Help Ease Gas Crunch

By Petra Sorge, Vanessa Dezem and Michael Nienaber (Bloomberg) — Germany’s first liquefied natural gas terminal arrived on the country’s north

December 15, 2022
Total Views: 1821

Monday, December 12, 2022

Sign of U.S. Offshore Wind Boom Arrives Off New York Beach

By Josh Saul (Bloomberg) — A drill as tall as a house stands on the blustery shore of the Atlantic Ocean, digging a tunnel deep under an exclusive New

December 12, 2022
Total Views: 1662

Sunday, December 11, 2022
Offshore Wind Turbines At Sea

How Do Floating Wind Turbines Work?

Matthew Lackne– (The Conversation)–Northern California has some of the strongest offshore winds in the U.S., with immense potential to produce

December 11, 2022
Total Views: 3301

Thursday, December 8, 2022
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Europeans Dominate First West Coast Wind Auction

By Nichola Groom Dec 7 (Reuters) – The U.S. government’s first-ever sale of offshore wind development rights off the coast of

December 8, 2022
Total Views: 729

Wednesday, December 7, 2022
offshore wind turbine

First West Coast Offshore Wind Lease Auction Raises Over $757 Million in High Bids

The first offshore wind lease auction on the U.S. West Coast has ended with high bids totaling $757.1 million, the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

December 7, 2022
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First West Coast Wind Auction Continuing with Over $400 Million in High Bids on First Day

By Jennifer A. Dlouhy (Bloomberg) — Six companies are still vying for the opportunity to install floating wind turbines off the California coast after

December 7, 2022
Total Views: 423