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MIT Technology Review Insights' Blue Technology Barometer weighs the state of oceans in its second ...

Victoria Advocate 05 Dec 2022
Most of these are developing economies, which struggle to allocate resources to marine conservation, fail to invest consistently in renewable energy offshore, or are unable to uphold and maintain domestic—and internationally compliant—legal and policy infrastructure for maritime activity and sustainable fishing.
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Royal Commission on Covid-19 response: Political parties ponder purpose

RNZ 05 Dec 2022
it won't touch how a particular individual might have been affected by a particular policy ... And while monetary policy is included ... And that would include things like late vaccines, late RAT tests, New Zealanders who were left abandoned offshore through MIQ policies," he said.
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Political Scene: Meet Rhode Island's newest lawmakers

The Providence Journal 05 Dec 2022
The state legislature has a limited role in fisheries policy — most regulation comes on a federal or regional level — with the exception of the state's support for the offshore wind industry, which many fishermen see as a threat. Similar potential environmental policy tensions ...
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United States is world’s top destination for foreign direct investment

Joy Online 08 Dec 2022
For instance, many multinational companies set up special purpose entities in offshore financial centers where funds just flow through the economy, as an intermediate step towards their final destination ... The latest data from the CDIS shows that offshore financial centers still account for a disproportionately high share of global FDI.
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Five companies will pay the feds $750 million for the opportunity to build huge floating ...

News-Press Now 07 Dec 2022
The New York lease sale "was just a perfect storm of all the right factors coming together to create a very, very expensive auction," said John Begala, vice president for state and federal policy at nonprofit the Business Network for Offshore Wind ... In addition to the Pacific coast, the Gulf of Maine is being eyed for floating offshore projects.
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Five companies win California offshore wind energy leases

East Bay Times 07 Dec 2022
The New York lease sale “was just a perfect storm of all the right factors coming together to create a very, very expensive auction,” said John Begala, vice president for state and federal policy at nonprofit the Business Network for Offshore Wind ... offshore projects.
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Equinor Wins Commercial-Scale Lease in California - Deepens Leading Floating Offshore Wind Position

Maryville Daily Forum 07 Dec 2022
As provisional winner of a lease area on the Outer Continental Shelf off California, Equinor continues to lead the way in growing the US’ offshore wind industry ... The administration’s offshore wind target is complemented by state offshore wind policies and actions throughout the North Pacific.
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Five companies will pay..feds $750 million for the opportunity to build huge floating wind turbines

Democratic Underground 07 Dec 2022
The New York lease sale “was just a perfect storm of all the right factors coming together to create a very, very expensive auction,” said John Begala, vice president for state and federal policy at nonprofit the Business Network for Offshore Wind ... floating offshore technologies.
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Việt Nam has opportunity for energy transition towards green growth

Vietnam News 02 Dec 2022
The draft Power set the target of 7GW of offshore wind and 21GW of onshore wind by 2030 ... “Like Việt Nam, Norway is in the process of developing the offshore wind industry. "We have much to gain from sharing our experiences on developing enabling domestic policies that spur on new knowledge, technical advances, and investments in offshore wind.
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Norway targets 10% of offshore wind market share

Splash24/7 02 Dec 2022
Norway is looking to bolster its offshore wind industry with an ambitious target of taking 10% of the global market share by 2030 ... The key measures in the initiative are said to be the strengthening of the export-oriented policy apparatus that will contribute to promoting the Norwegian offshore wind sector abroad.
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Analysis: Chinese developers' offshore creditors eye bargains; cautious on demand

Reuters 01 Dec 2022
"The equity refinancing policy has made clear that most listed developers will get government support," said Dong, whose firm holds such bonds to the face value of roughly $400 million ... China offshore property shares and bonds rebound on policy support.
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Onshore wind rebellion reveals fractious climate politics within the Conservative party

The Conversation 01 Dec 2022
It appears that they had a variety of motivations including personal objections to their visual impact, ideological antipathy to climate policies, and a belief that they were representing the concerns of their constituents or local Conservative activists ... Faster than building new nuclear, gas or offshore wind.
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Biden announces new national monument near Nevada-California border

Finger Lakes Times 01 Dec 2022
SAN JOSE, Calif ... Some solar energy companies have asked that the final borders be adjusted to allow for solar projects in the area ... He has blocked plans for oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska and in new offshore areas off California’s coast, reversing a Trump administration policy ... A large wind farm sits nearby ... ———. .
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President Biden announces new national monument near Nevada-California border

Monterey Herald 01 Dec 2022
(Photo. Alan O’Neill/Honor Avi Kwa Ame coalition) ... Some solar energy companies have asked that the final borders be adjusted to allow for solar projects in the area ... (Photo ... He has blocked plans for oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska and in new offshore areas off California’s coast, reversing a Trump administration policy.
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Want to solve climate change? Open more land to solar, industry leader says

The Los Angeles Times 01 Dec 2022
The Texas Public Policy Foundation — which has gotten money from Charles Koch, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil and others — is trying to persuade environmentally minded Americans that offshore wind turbines do more harm than good, per Emily Atkins of the Heated email newsletter and Michael Thomas of the Distilled newsletter.

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