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From Dundalk and Drogheda to Dalkey, Bray and Wicklow – the seaside locations with wind turbines on the horizon

Irish Independent 07 Feb 2023
Contracts will be awarded under ORESS, the Offshore Renewable Electricity Support Scheme.It takes the form of an auction, awarding first those who can supply power at the lowest price, the next lowest and so on.The government wants to get 2.5GW of power out of this auction so ...
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US floating offshore wind push faces supply chain and capital challenges

Upstream Online 03 Feb 2023
Offshore wind leases in the US are ramping up, with three out of seven auctions that were targeted by the end of next year already completed, but developing a ...
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Portugal to speed up first offshore wind auction amid strong investor interest

Reuters 03 Feb 2023
LISBON, Feb 3 (Reuters) - Portugal's first offshore wind power auction is drawing interest from large utility companies, especially those in northern Europe, the economy minister said on Friday, adding that the government would speed up the process aiming for a third quarter launch.
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Petrobras to discuss resuming nitrogen fertilizer plant construction, say local officials

Reuters 03 Feb 2023
Renewed investment in fertilizer production would mark a dramatic shift for Petrobras, which spent years trying to sell the Tres Lagoas project and other such assets to focus on offshore petroleum fields ... Our Standards ... BusinesscategoryPortugal to speed up first offshore wind auction amid strong investor interest, article with image3.16 PM UTC ... ....
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Asia Gold Indian jewellers resume mild buying post budget

Reuters 03 Feb 2023
Summary. Singapore premiums range between $1 and $2.20/ozIndia hikes silver import duty to align with goldPremium in China unlikely to fall in the near-term - analyst ... 1, but raised the import duty on silver. read more ... BusinesscategoryPortugal to speed up first offshore wind auction amid strong investor interest, article with image3.16 PM UTC ... ....
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Column: China's zinc and lead exports plug Western supply gaps

Reuters 03 Feb 2023
LONDON, Feb 3 (Reuters) - China was a net exporter of refined zinc last year for the first time since 2007, while exports of refined lead remained super strong for the second year running ... View 2 more stories ... markets ... BusinesscategoryPortugal to speed up first offshore wind auction amid strong investor interest, article with image3.16 PM UTC ... ....
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Rich Russians’ art-buying is target of U.S. crackdown on trade-sanction cheats

Stars and Stripes 02 Feb 2023
Through a series of subpoenas, federal prosecutors in New York are demanding high-end auction houses in the U.S. turn over years of records as they seek to determine if art was smuggled offshore or if proceeds from sales were transferred illegally, according to a person familiar with the investigation.
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Germany launches 7 GW offshore wind auction

Splash24/7 01 Feb 2023
Germany’s Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagentur) has launched an auction for four new offshore wind sites in the North Sea and the Baltic with a combined capacity of 7 GW.
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Orsted CEO concerned by 'negative bidding' for German offshore wind

Reuters 01 Feb 2023
COPENHAGEN, Feb 1 (Reuters) - A new offshore wind tender that allows bidders to compete on their willingness to pay the German government rather than receiving subsidies could ultimately result in higher power prices, Orsted's (ORSTED.CO) CEO said on Wednesday.
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Long Beach Seeks Offshore Wind Opportunities with Pier Wind Project

The Maritime Executive 27 Jan 2023
The proposed floating offshore wind ... The port aims to capitalize on the new offshore wind projects designed for the Pacific coast after the first California wind lease auction conducted by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management in December last year that generated $750 million.
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'Spectacular failure of climate leadership': Joe Biden outpacing Donald Trump on oil and gas permits

Alternet 25 Jan 2023
The nation's largest-ever offshore auction, which saw more than 80 million acres of the Gulf of Mexico offered to the highest-bidding oil and gas giants, was blocked in January 2022 by a federal judge who wrote that the Biden administration violated environmental laws by not adequately accounting for the likely consequences of resulting emissions.
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Commonwealth Wind Appeals DPU Approval of Power Agreements

The Maritime Executive 25 Jan 2023
The developers of MassachusettsCommonwealth Wind offshore wind farm are not giving up in their efforts to walk away from the power purchase agreements for the project to be built south of Martha’s Vineyard ... These issues are coming as the Biden administration is working to accelerate the process for offshore wind development.
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'Spectacular Failure of Climate Leadership': Biden Outpaces Trump on Oil and Gas Leases

Common Dreams 25 Jan 2023
The nation's largest-ever offshore auction, which saw more than 80 million acres of the Gulf of Mexico offered to the highest-bidding oil and gas giants, was blocked in January 2022 by a federal judge who wrote that the Biden administration violated environmental laws by not adequately accounting for the likely consequences of resulting emissions.
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Maine’s Floating Wind Turbine Research Project Clears BOEM Hurdle

The Maritime Executive 24 Jan 2023
Maine’s efforts to launch an innovative research project to advance the use of floating offshore wind turbines took a step forward at the end of last week ... Floating wind has also been cited as the likely technology to support the development of offshore wind farms after California’s first wind area auctions in 2022.
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Portugal to launch first offshore wind auction, eyes 10 GW by 2030

Reuters 23 Jan 2023
LISBON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Portugal expects to launch its first offshore wind power auction by the last quarter of this year, aiming to reach 10 gigawatts (GW) of installed capacity by 2030, Prime Minister Antonio Costa said on Monday ... wind energy auction," Costa added.

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