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Over 100 wind farm installation vessels needed in next decade

Seatrade Maritime News 28 Jul 2021
There is set to be a surge in demand for wind farm installation and maintenance vessels as the number of offshore projects grows around the world ... While most installed windfarms are in Europe and the UK at present VesselValues noted the majority of under construction projects could be found in China and Vietnam.

Why is a big oil company investing huge amounts of money in Wyoming wind?

The Observer 28 Jul 2021
Map of the planned route for TransWest Express’s transmission line project, taking wind power from Wyoming to Nevada ... Anschutz also has a vested interest in connecting Wyoming wind to larger markets, because it happens to be building what would be the largest windfarm in North America on a ranch in Carbon county.

Japan's J-Power, SymEnergy to develop 21-MW wind project

Renewables Now 22 Jul 2021
... for 30% of the investment in Esashi Green Energy Co Ltd, the vehicle in charge of developing the Esashi Windfarm project in Hokkaido Island.

Bibby Marine Adds New Floating Accommodation Barge to Fleet

The Maritime Executive 22 Jul 2021
They are particularly useful for workers employed in projects in distant locations, and offer ... Bibby Pioneer is unique as it has boat landing areas and a large deck space making it ideally suited to projects such as windfarms and maintenance as well as other industry support roles.

‘We ain’t going back’: what lies ahead for Ireland’s bogs?

The Irish Times 17 Jul 2021
McGrath says it has a pipeline of 15-20 renewable energy projects over the next 10-15 years. Its lodestar is the massive windfarm at Mount Lucas ... The Government provided funding of €108 million to Bord na Móna for a large-scale peatlands restoration project ... Projects have been identified and once we see them in action we will get a real feel.”.

Scottish Power and Shell make bid for North Sea floating windfarm project

London Evening Standard 16 Jul 2021
The companies have submitted multiple applications as part of the Crown Estate’s plans to lease parts of the seabed ... .

RCBC-funded wind farm deal in Vietnam feted by The Asset

The Philadelphia Inquirer 16 Jul 2021
were lender and mandated lead arranger, respectively, of the BT1 Windfarm Joint Stock Company's $118.28-million project finance facility in Vietnam.

Windfarm plan could threaten disease-free Tasmanian devil colony, documents reveal

The Observer 11 Jul 2021
A proposed new windfarm on Robbins Island off north-west Tasmania could threaten a disease-free Tasmanian devil population, according to federal environment officials, who say the damage to habitat could be difficult to offset ... The project would also involve building a new causeway to connect to the Tasmanian mainland.

New maritime authority will have HQ in Wexford

Irish Independent 06 Jul 2021
'The new National Marine Planning Framework is the first of its kind in the history of our State ... I am delighted to confirm this major new Authority has been secured for County Wexford ... When established, MARA will be the licensing authority for large offshore projects including windfarms and electricity interconnectors ... .

Two Vessels in Two Days From Havyard Leirvik

The Maritime Executive 25 Jun 2021
The first vessel was a wellboat and the other is a windfarm service vessel for the Danish shipping company ESVAGT ... Lots of good work has been delivered by the yard, the suppliers and in the project organisation ... ‘We have worked with ESVAGT on many projects, so we are very familiar with both their systems and their expectations.

Jan De Nul installs all turbines at 109-MW offshore wind project in Taiwan

Renewables Now 25 Jun 2021
... the project’s 21 5.2-MW Hitachi wind turbines ... The TPC Offshore Windfarm Phase 1 ProjectDemonstration is located near Fangyuan, 8 kilometres (5 miles) off Taiwan’s west coast, in an area prone to typhoons.

All typhoon-proof Hitachi turbines in at Taiwan's second offshore wind pilot array

Recharge 24 Jun 2021
Jan de Nul completes installation of turbines at TPC's 109MW Windfarm Phase 1 project in Taiwan Strait ....

Top insurers join Prince Charles to fight climate crisis

The Guardian 24 Jun 2021
The Sustainable Market Initiative Insurance Taskforce – comprising bosses from 17 firms including Legal & General, Allianz, Hiscox and Axa – has ...

Most new wind and solar projects will be cheaper than coal, report finds

The Guardian 23 Jun 2021
The agency found that the falling cost of new windfarms and solar panels meant 62% of new renewable energy projects could ...

INWED21 profile: My life as a woman in offshore engineering

The Engineer 23 Jun 2021
I’ve worked offshore on drilling vessels on the North Sea and gained experience on projects for jack-up platforms, windfarms and pipelines in a variety of roles from shift engineer to site manager ... Offshore projects often included 12-hour shifts, 7 days a week – with good weather, this could be for 4-6 weeks at a time.

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