Offshore

27 Dec 2023

Final Investment Decision for Largest Offshore Wind Farm

Ørsted announced its Final Investment Decision (FID) on Hornsea 3, the largest single offshore windfarm globally.

Final Investment Decision for Largest Offshore Wind Farm
18 Dec 2023

Philippines Plans Offshore Exploration in South China Sea

President Ferdinan Marcos Jr of the Philippines stated that the country is actively addressing “exploration issues” in the South China Sea.

Philippines Plans Offshore Exploration in South China Sea
15 Dec 2023

Japan Announces Successful Bids in Offshore Energy Auction

Three offshore wind farm operators were selected by Japan's ministries of industry and land on Wednesday.

Japan Announces Successful Bids in Offshore Energy Auction
15 Dec 2023

RWE & Partners Deal for 684 MW Offshore Wind Power Venture

RWE has been chosen as part of a group to construct & manage an offshore wind project situated off the shores near Murakami and Tainai in Japan.

RWE & Partners Deal for 684 MW Offshore Wind Power Venture
15 Aug 2022

Jadestone Terminates Montara FPSO Due to Problems

Jadestone Energy has chosen to temporarily halt production from the Montara oil field offshore northwestern Australia.

Jadestone Terminates Montara FPSO Due to Problems
15 Aug 2022

Ohio Court Approves Construction of Offshore Wind Farm

Icebreaker project in Lake Erie given state permit to build 1st freshwater offshore wind farm in N America according to the Ohio Supreme Court.

Ohio Court Approves Construction of Offshore Wind Farm
11 Aug 2022

Shell Must Cease Production at 3 Sites in Gulf Due to Leak

In response to spill that shut down 2 pipelines Shell & Chevron said they had stopped oil production at multiple sites in the Gulf of Mexico.

Shell Must Cease Production at 3 Sites in Gulf Due to Leak
9 Aug 2022

Turkey Dispatches New Drill Vessel to the Mediterranean

Tuesday saw the inauguration of Turkey's newest drilling vessel, that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated will be transported to Cyprus.

Turkey Dispatches New Drill Vessel to the Mediterranean
9 Aug 2022

Oil Tank Falls in Louisiana Causing Leak

A tank fell as a result of a structural issue at an oil tank platform. Approximately 14,000 gallons of oil are thought to have leaked.

Oil Tank Falls in Louisiana Causing Leak
29 Jul 2022

Stena Drilling Secures Contract with Shell UK

Shell UK and offshore drilling contractor Stena Drilling have agreed to a new contract for the use of Stena Don, a semi-submersible drilling rig.

Stena Drilling Secures Contract with Shell UK
28 Jul 2022

Pipeline Company to Pay Almost $1m for Oil Spill Clean Up

Nearly $1M in cleanup costs covered by owner of underwater oil pipeline that leaked 25,000 gallons of crude into the ocean off S. Cali last year.

Pipeline Company to Pay Almost $1m for Oil Spill Clean Up
28 Jul 2022

Offshore Wind Solicitation for New York Released

3rd competitive offshore wind solicitation for NYC released with goal of obtaining enough clean, renewable energy to power min 1.5 million homes.

Offshore Wind Solicitation for New York Released
25 Jul 2022

Foinaven FPSO Workers Ready to Strike

The Foinaven FPSO vessel's crew members have chosen to go on strike in response to a disagreement about redundancy money payouts.

Foinaven FPSO Workers Ready to Strike
20 Jul 2022

Biden Plans Wind Energy in the Gulf of Mexico

The Interior Department has identified prospective places in Gulf of Mexico to house wind turbines. President Biden to announce next stages.

Biden Plans Wind Energy in the Gulf of Mexico
19 Jul 2022

No Guarantee of Gas Supply for European Countries

In a statement dated Thursday, July 14th, Russia said that it has retroactively declared force majeure on gas supplies since June the 14th.

No Guarantee of Gas Supply for European Countries