Offshore (1979) is a novel by Penelope Fitzgerald. It won the Booker Prize for that year. It recalls her time spent on boats on the Thames in Battersea. The novel explores the liminality of people who do not belong to the land or the sea, but are somewhere in between. The epigraph, "che mena il vento, e che batte la pioggia, e che s'incontran con si aspre lingue" ("whom the wind drives, or whom the rain beats, or those who clash with such bitter tongues") comes from Canto XI of Dante's Inferno.
"Offshore", when used relative to hydrocarbons, refers to an oil, natural gas or condensate field that is under the sea, or to activities or operations carried out in relation to such a field. There are various types of platform used in the development of offshore oil and gas fields, and subsea facilities.
Mr Dugasse continued by stating that the government should have been looking to improve the offshore sector and to relax policies that will provide ease for doing business and cut the costs of doing business. “We were expecting a clear policy on how to diversify and exploit our ...
Spanish-German engineering company and inverter manufacturer Siemens Gamesa published on Wednesday a white paper to drive down the cost of green hydrogen in the next decade, saying that it will reach price parity with fossil-based hydrogen between 2030 (onshore wind) and 2035 (offshore wind).
The three-week summer program, working with faculty from across three different schools at the university, will cover topics from wind turbine aerodynamics and impacts on marine life to state and federal climate policy and preparing the grid for offshore wind.
Norway experienced one of the mildest economic downturns in Europe in 2020 as a result of the authorities' substantial policy support actions and one of the lowest Covid infection and mortality rates ... Fiscal and monetary authorities intend to adjust their exceptional policy support to the pace of economic rebound ... OffshoreGDP.
10 million cubic feet gas per day during testing ... MORE FROM THIS SECTIONSee All ... Adani Welspun ExplorationLimited (AWEL) in March had announced its first ever gas discovery in the Nelp-VII block MB-OSN-2005/2 in the Tapti-Daman sector of Mumbai offshore basin. AWEL was awarded the block under the New Exploration Licensing Policy (Nelp) VII bid round.
'Offshore processing'. Australia has a hardline refugee policy where it refuses to take in asylum seekers who arrive by boat ... Thousands of asylum seekers have been held in facilities off the mainland since 2013, when the government introduced "offshore processing" of boat arrivals.
Protests have erupted in the US over wealthy residents who pay little tax (Picture. Getty) ... In 2018, SpaceX boss Elon Musk paid zero income tax, too ... Getty) ... Warren tweeted on Tuesday ... Biden has previously ordered stricter tax evasion policies, after estimates emerged that the US loses around $120 billion a year from offshore tax dodgers ... MORE ... MORE ... .
MeanwhilePatel has implied the old spectre of a shadow home office policy run by civil servants behind the backs of ministers and in contradiction of official government policy may have returned, berating it for the current taxi service when telling the Commons..
It also erodes the protection normally accorded to investors through traditional banking channels via KYC (Know Your Customer) and AML policies. Rumour has it that ‘hawala’ operators are helping local crypto-traders via offshore wallets.
Many employers came to their rescue and lent a helping hand by offering various beneficiary initiatives and policies that directly concern their overall well-being ... Under its new policy, Entigrity, an offshore staffing company will give twelve months salary to the families of employees who have lost the battle to Covid.
The head of the Go8, which represents Australia's top eight universities, VickiThomson said Australia's reputation as an education and research destination was "hanging in the balance as universities and international students await policy certainty.""Currently, we have around 30,000 Go8 students studying offshore ... ....
A global demand for clean energy has caused the offshore wind sector to grow exponentially. Regional and international climate policy is pushing OEMs to build larger wind turbines to deliver increased power output to meet green energy targets ...Offshore wind turbines have grown from a curiosity to a large energy resource over the past 30 years.
manufacturing kept bets alive for a quicker normalisation of Federal Reserve policy ... It was last at 6.3798 per dollar in offshore trading , after retreating from the three-year high of 6.3526 reached on Monday as policy makers took steps to cool its advance including raising banks' FX reserve requirements.
Mugume said at the end of May, offshore holding ... "If the advanced economies reverse their monetary policy easing stance, this could cause taper tantrum resulting in offshore investors in the domestic market to free back into currencies regarded as safe haven," Mugume said.