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ABS to Class First Ever Jones Act Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

The Maritime Executive 24 Feb 2021
The first ever Jones Act compliant offshore wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV), a key vessel for the development of the U.S. offshore wind industry, will be built to ABS Class ... offshore wind industry,” said Matt Tremblay, ABS Senior Vice President, Global Offshore ... for Dominion Energy and support the growing offshore wind industry.

The yuan is on a tear, but is it sustainable?

Asiatimes 24 Feb 2021
“This,” says Wells Fargo strategist Erik Nelson, “could be a significant paradigm shift in FX markets,” with the offshore yuan “pulling more weight in the battle for global currency supremacy.” ... At present, the yuan accounts for only 2% of central bank reserves globally, compared with about 60% for the US dollar and 21% for the euro.

BP share price: how the company is planning to profit from this promising green technology

The Motley Fool 23 Feb 2021
What is offshore wind? ... Offshore wind has substantial potential globally. According to estimates made by the Ocean Renewables Energy Action Coalition, offshore wind has the potential to power 10% of global electricity demand by 2050 while also saving billions of metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions annually. BP and offshore wind.

Mitchell Center offers talk on rapid Arctic change with former U.S. Arctic Research Commission chair

Bangor Daily News 23 Feb 2021
In June 2010, President Barack Obama appointed her to the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling. She has spent more than 45 years in public service and is a member of both the global board of The Nature Conservancy and the board of the National Parks Conservation Association ... ....

How to relocate your life and finances from the UAE to Britain

The National 23 Feb 2021
For those with holdings in an investment account, such as a portfolio of mutual funds, stocks or exchange-traded funds held with an offshore brokerage, Mr Cahill says the general rule, depending on the length of time you have spent overseas, is to sell your assets before you repatriate.

What Does An Ecological Civilization Look Like?

Resilience 23 Feb 2021
The underlying structure of a global economic and political system that is driving civilization toward a precipice ... As long as government policies emphasize growth in gross domestic product and transnational corporations relentlessly pursue shareholder returns, we will continue accelerating toward global catastrophe ... • Global wealth tax.

Harnessing the Wind

The Maritime Executive 22 Feb 2021
Today, wind energy is promoted for its clean energy output in the global fight against climate change. The global wind power movement was revived in Europe when governments began fighting global warming ... The global offshore wind industry installed a record 6.1 gigawatts of new generating capacity in 2019, a 35.5 percent increase over 2018.

China’s yield appeal catapults yuan to global FX big league

The Times of India 22 Feb 2021
But underpinning the explosion this time lies a torrent of capital flowing into China’s markets, fueled by a frantic search for returns with over $14 trillion of debt globally paying less than 0% ... The offshore yuan may be “pulling more weight in the battle for global currency supremacy,” the strategists wrote in a note to clients this month.

Global Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Market in the Wind Energy Industry (2021 to 2025) - Growth Being Driven by Government Incentives and Initiatives -

The Oklahoman 22 Feb 2021
Key Findings Global PPE in Wind Energy Industry Scope of Analysis Global PPE in Wind Energy Industry Segmentation Global Installed Wind Energy Capacity and Growth Rate Global Added Wind Energy Capacity Global Installed Wind Power Capacity By Regions Global Installed Wind Power ...

Scientists looking into how warmer water affects fish, plants

Union Leader 22 Feb 2021
According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, over the past two decades, the Gulf of Maine has warmed faster than 99% of the global ocean. This has caused many marine species to move north, farther offshore or to change their feeding patterns ... “We want to project what might happen 30 years from now,” Furey said ... green crabs ... Capt.

Offshore wind sector to create over 500,000 new jobs by 2030: Rystad

Splash24/7 21 Feb 2021
In our analysis we have calculated the staffing needs in the number of full-time equivalent workers – one year of full-time employment for one person regardless of actual hours – and included only direct and indirect jobs driven by offshore wind capacity deployment globally,” the company explained.

How to handicap college hoops in Illinois

Chicago Sun-Times 20 Feb 2021
Ayo Dosunmu’s ability to hit clutch shots late in big games is one reason professional gambler Ron Boyles wouldn’t be surprised if Illinois makes an NCAA title run. Holly Hart/AP. Gamblers aren’t big on Ramblers, but they like Illini ... However, Conner Streeter, the professional alias of a savvy offshore punter with many global outs, questions Loyola.