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Wind Lease Auction Coming

The East Hampton Star 20 Jan 2022
President Biden has established a goal of developing 30 gigawatts of offshore wind by 2030 ... The auction is to include lease stipulations designed to promote the development of a robust domestic supply chain for offshore wind and enhance engagement with tribes, the commercial fishing industry, other ocean users, and underserved communities.
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Construction to begin soon on new US offshore wind farm

Auburnpub dot com 20 Jan 2022
They now expect the work onshore to begin by early February and offshore next year for as many as 12 turbines ... Those developments, along with last week's announcement that the Biden administration will hold its first offshore wind auction next month, show there's a lot of excitement, energy and progress in the U.S.
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Construction to begin soon on offshore wind farm off Long Island

Auburnpub dot com 20 Jan 2022
They now expect the work onshore to begin by early February and offshore next year for as many as 12 turbines ... Those developments, along with last week's announcement that the Biden administration will hold its first offshore wind auction next month, show there's a lot of excitement, energy and progress in the U.S.
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Aker Offshore Wind summarises options after ScotWind results

Renewables Now 20 Jan 2022
Aker Offshore Wind AS remains committed to developing offshore wind in the UK and expects progress in several other markets around the world in 2022 after failing to secure any project licences in the recent ScotWind leasing round ... Aker Offshore Wind had previously teamed up with ...
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Biden’s offshore wind plan is also a jobs plan

Vox 19 Jan 2022
Europe has already invested in offshore wind power ... But on February 23, the federal government will auction offshore wind leases to utilities or offshore wind energy developers in an ocean region called the New York Bight, off the coasts of New York and New Jersey ... Offshore wind isn’t without its detractors, either.
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Ireland has the wind and seas to become an offshore superpower

Beijing News 19 Jan 2022
The Irish government signed up to the recent Glasgow Climate Pact and used the summit to announce a raft of ambitious goals, including the development of 5 gigawatts (GW) of offshore wind energy up to 2030 ... The government intends to hold renewable energy auctions in 2022 and expects to see construction on offshore wind projects starting in 2025.
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Benefits of the offshore power auction are blowing in the wind

The Times/The Sunday Times 19 Jan 2022
... outcome on Monday of ScotWind, the Crown Estate Scotland auction of seventeen sites for offshore wind power developments over the next two decades.
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Scotland Selects 17 Projects in Hotly Contested Offshore Auction

The Maritime Executive 18 Jan 2022
Crown Estate Scotland announced the outcome of its hotly contested process for ScotWind Leasing, the first Scottish offshore wind leasing auction in over a decade. Launched in mid-2021, the auction created strong competition among major oil and renewable energy companies each seeking a piece of the lucrative opportunities.
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ScotWind: over the horizon and off the scale

BBC News 18 Jan 2022
There's more to come from the offshore wind boom, perhaps lots more. The next frontier is to power offshore oil and gas installations with many more floating platforms ... It is also heading towards a further auction, probably this year, to use wind power to replace the use of gas on offshore oil and gas installations.
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UK raises £700m at auction of ‘seabed’ rights to energy firms

Irish Independent 18 Jan 2022
BP, Shell and utility Iberdrola were among the winners of seabed rights to develop Scottish offshore wind projects, in an auction which raised nearly £700m (€838m) for public spending. Competition for offshore wind sites has intensified as governments and investors have woken up ...
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Wage growth wiped out by inflation as cost of living crisis looms - live updates

The Daily Telegraph 18 Jan 2022
2) Nicola Sturgeon reaps £700m from auction to triple UK's offshore wind power Shell, BP and Scottish Power want to build more floating and fixed turbines but face opposition from fishermen and conservationists ... 5) Online car auction site threatens ‘dinosaur’ rivals High-end ...
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Exxon vows to have net-zero carbon emissions from operations by 2050

Metro USA 18 Jan 2022
HOUSTON (Reuters) – Exxon Mobil Corp on Tuesday pledged to cut to zero its net carbon emissions from its global operations by 2050, a step in the direction of rivals minimizing their carbon footprints ... offshore auction of properties for a potential greenhouse gas sequestration hub ... (Reporting by Sabrina Valle; Editing by Paul Simao). .
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Scottish government in line for near-£700m payday after windfarm auction

The Observer 17 Jan 2022
The auction awarded seabed permits to 17 windfarm projects, out of more than 70 bidders, which will lay the foundation for companies to develop new wind power farms two-and-a-half times the size of the UK’s existing offshore wind fleet, and equal to Europe’s current combined capacity.
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Scotland Doubles Down On Renewable Ambitions With £700 Million Wind Auction

Oil Price 17 Jan 2022
ScotWind has raised £700m from an auction of seabed plots for a series of offshore wind projects, boosting ...
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Shell, BP and TotalEnergies among winners in ScotWind offshore wind auction

Splash24/7 17 Jan 2022
Crown Estate Scotland has selected 17 projects totalling nearly 25 GW in its ScotWind offshore wind lease auction, with oil and gas majors Shell, BP and TotalEnergies amongst the winners. The first Scottish offshore wind leasing round in over a decade and the first ever ...
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