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Ocean City causeway fills with marchers against offshore wind

Atlantic City 27 May 2023
OCEAN CITY — Opponents of plans for offshore wind power development showed their opposition Saturday with a march along the Route 52 causeway ... On May 27, 2023, in Ocean City, a protest walk over the Ninth Street bridge against offshore wind power was held starting at the Mark Soifer park. MATTHEW STRABUK Staff Photographer.

Fisherman asks court to quash licence for investigating off-shore site for wind farm

The Irish Times 12 May 2023
A fisherman is asking the High Court to quash a licence allowing a renewable energy firm to investigate sites off the coast of Dublin and Wicklow in connection with a proposed €1.5 billion offshore wind farm. Photograph ... connection with a proposed €1.5 billion offshore wind farm.

First large wind farm off west coast among four offshore energy auction winners

The Irish Times 12 May 2023
On Thursday, EirGrid announced the four major projects which were successful in its first offshore wind auction. Photograph ... EirGrid yesterday announced the four major projects which were successful in its first offshore wind auction ... The four offshore wind farms, all using fixed ...

IN FOCUS: PLA carriers unfit for war: sources

Taipei Times 06 May 2023
Chinese aircraft carrier Shandong sails about 300 km south of Japan’s Okinawa Prefecture in an undated photograph. Landing of aircraft at night and in bad weather, for instance — crucial to regular offshore carrier operations — remain far from routine, several of the attaches and analysts said.

Mainstream abandons Japan project, First Republic rescue; and getting to grips with tax debt

The Irish Times 02 May 2023
Mainstream Renewable has stepped back from an investment in a Japanese offshore wind farm. Photograph ... just a year after first investing in the plan, saying it wanted instead to prioritise more advanced offshore projects and opportunities across Asia and in European waters.

As Liddell bites the dust, can NSW supply enough power for a looming El Niño summer peak?

The Observer 30 Apr 2023
AGL Energy’s Liddell coal-fired power station in New South Wales closed on Friday, Australia’s first big power plant closure since Hazelwood’s demise in Victoria in 2017 ... More closures to come ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Victoria is banking on offshore windfarms to play a big role in supplying its energy ... Photograph ... Photograph ... .

Fintan O’Toole: Ground control to Major Leo: your circuit’s dead; there’s something wrong

The Irish Times 29 Apr 2023
For an island with a maritime territory seven times its landmass, if development of the offshore wind sector is our moonshot, the entire political system obviously needs a rocket under it ... Photograph ... He also referred to offshore energy development as “our 21st-century moonshot”.

West coast wind could power country, but technology needed still a decade away - EirGrid chief

The Irish Times 27 Apr 2023
Ireland is aiming to produce 80 per cent of its energy from renewable sources by 2030, with 45 per cent coming from offshore wind farms. Photograph ... from onshore wind farms, another 45 per cent from offshore wind farms while the growing solar sector would contribute 10 per cent.

Ireland’s fragile marine ecosystems at risk from wind power growth, Coastwatch warns

The Irish Times 22 Apr 2023
the Coastwatch director said companies interested in setting up offshore wind energy had “risen dramatically, and it is difficult to keep an overview”. Photograph ... Ireland’s fragile marine ecosystems risk being subjected to increased pressures up to 2030 as offshore wind energy ...

Lobby group calls for State support for offshore wind energy ports

The Irish Times 13 Apr 2023
Wind turbines being installed at the RWE Offshore Wind farm Kaskasi off the coast Helgoland in Germany. Photograph ... in Irish waters if it is to fully exploit offshore wind energy resources, according to a report commissioned by an industry group.

Manus Island and Nauru: previously unseen testimony and AI imagery reveal ‘unimaginable’ part of Australian history

The Observer 09 Apr 2023
Thirty-two witness statements from refugees detained by Australia offshore on Nauru and Manus Island have been published as part of an exhibition chronicling, in graphic detail, conditions inside Australia’s offshore immigration processing centres ... badly.’ Photograph ... Photograph.

Who owns and profits from the duchies of Lancaster and Cornwall? – timeline

The Observer 05 Apr 2023
Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... A huge leak of offshore documents known as the Paradise Papers enabled the Guardian and the BBC to show that the Duchy of Lancaster held millions of pounds in a Cayman Islands fund ... Photograph.

Credit Suisse violated tax evasion deal, says US Senate committee

The Irish Times 29 Mar 2023
Probe reveals Swiss bank failed to disclose nearly $100mn in secret offshore accounts ... Photograph ... taken over by rival UBS – failed to disclose nearly $100 million (€92.2 million) in secret offshore accounts belonging to a single family of US taxpayers.

EU pharmaceutical reforms fail to confront reality of medicine shortages

The Irish Times 27 Mar 2023
Refusal of strategy to be published this week to address pricing issues for common off-patent therapies likely only to worsen supply issues. Generic medicines tend to be inexpensive and manufactured offshore in low-cost manufacturing environments. Photograph. iStock Sandra Gannon. Mon Mar 27 2023 - 05.00 ... READ MORE ... .

China Evergrande will swap defaulted debt in court restructuring

The Irish Times 23 Mar 2023
Restructuring plan calls for its offshore creditors to swap their debt for new securities. China’s Evergrande's restructuring plan addresses debt tied to Evergrande, its Scenery Journey unit and offshore financing arm Tianji Holding. Photograph.

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