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DeSantis, GOP Lawmakers Purge 'Climate Change' References; Left Melts Down

Hot Air 18 May 2024
Florida Governor Ron Desantis signed legislation that deletes climate change from the state’s energy policies, bans offshore wind and weakens regulations on natural gas pipelines.

Saipem gets $850m subsea deal for Angolan oilfield work

Splash24/7 17 May 2024
For the offshore installation campaign, Saipem expects to deploy its FDS vessel, for the transportation and laying activities of the rigid pipelines. The Ndungu light oil field was discovered in one of Angola’s deep offshore blocks in May 2019.

Environmental Defenders Office did not breach funding rules while opposing Santos gas project, review finds

AOL 17 May 2024
The case, brought by Tiwi Island traditional owners, argued Santos had not properly assessed submerged cultural heritage near an area it proposed to construct a pipeline for its Barossa offshore gas project off the Northern Territory.

Florida slammed for bill striking climate change from state law

The Philadelphia Inquirer 17 May 2024
... effect in July, also bans power-generating wind turbines offshore or near the coast while reducing regulation on gas pipelines.

Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project, Canada

Offshore Technology 16 May 2024
The 1,150km-long Trans Mountain pipeline began its commercial operations in 1953 and is being expanded ... Crude oil pipeline expansion ... Pipeline Length ... Environmental and oil spill response companies, equipment and services for the offshore industry.

Ron DeSantis signs bill to drastically cut Florida environmental protections

The Guardian 16 May 2024
State, which just had its hottest year since 1895, will ban offshore wind power, boost natural gas and reduce ...

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis says climate change not a reality, deprioritises bill

Hindustan Times 16 May 2024
Not only does it outlaw offshore wind turbines and remove barriers for gas pipelines, but it also suggests eliminating the requirement for the state government to prioritize “climate-friendly” products.

DeSantis says he’s ‘restoring sanity’ by erasing climate change from Florida laws

Grist 16 May 2024
It also bans the construction of offshore wind turbines off Florida’s coasts, weakens regulations on natural gas pipelines, and prevents cities from banning appliances like gas stoves.

Why cheap renewables are stalling

The Conversation 15 May 2024
When Zarfl and Peters analysed publicly available data on hydro, solar and wind energy in Africa, they found that enough was in the pipeline in Nigeria and Zimbabwe to make fossil power obsolete in both countries by 2050.

DeSantis signs bill scrubbing ‘climate change’ from Florida law

Stars and Stripes 15 May 2024
The measure also removes most references to climate change in state law, bans offshore wind turbines in state waters and weakens regulations on natural gas pipelines ... To Knecht, the new law highlights a growing disconnect in the state ... related stories.

Haventus gets $125m loan to redevelop Scottish port as offshore wind hub

Splash24/7 14 May 2024
Based in Scotland’s Moray Firth, Ardersier Port is well placed to support offshore wind developers and manufacturers of offshore wind components and equipment as the 35GW of ScotWind and INTOG project pipeline is built out.

Gas pipelines underpin global transmission pipelines projects growth by 2028

Offshore Technology 14 May 2024
Globally, Asia dominates both in terms of pipeline project count and length by 2028. Globally, 508 new-build trunk/transmission pipeline projects are likely to commence operations during the 2024 to 2028 period.

The role of an underwater hose in a single-point mooring system

GetNews 13 May 2024
Single point mooring system is a common structure of offshore platforms ... of offshore platforms ... This is why we are capable of providing premium oil pipeline for offshore platforms through the ages.