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Nearly five years after a $10-million tidal power turbine was destroyed by strong currents in the Bay of Fundy, the provincial government and businesses are taking another crack at the technology. The Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy (FORCE), one of Canada’s lead research centres for tidal energy, is preparing to launch a $5-million device to test the waters — so to speak —  within the
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2014-09-02 13:58:54
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Conventional wisdom has long held that corals—whose calcium-carbonate skeletons form the foundation of coral reefs—are passive organisms that rely entirely on ocean currents to deliver dissolved substances, such as nutrients and oxygen. But now scientists at MIT and the Weizmann Institute of Science (WIS) in Israel have found that they are far from passive, engineering their environment to sweep
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2014-09-01 14:03:35
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) held the nation's third competitive lease sale for renewable energy in federal waters, which offered nearly 80,000 acres offshore Maryland for potential wind energy development. Business, Wind Energy.
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2014-09-01 08:05:38
The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is looking for public input as it considers modernising its antiquated risk management programme and bonding regulations for oil and gas operations on the US Outer Continental Shelf. The first step is to ...
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2014-09-01 01:33:26
The energy giant filed a revised plan with the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management for Arctic drilling but said that it is still unsure if it will actually drill in the Chukchi Sea off the Alaskan coast. ...
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2014-08-29 17:58:00
Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A),submitted a revised Artic offshore drilling plan to the federal regulator, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, with the intention of resuming oil exploration activities in ...
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2014-08-29 11:30:02
Royal Dutch Shell’s ( RDS.A , RDS.B ) campaign to resume Arctic drilling in 2015 takes a major step forward , as it gives federal regulators a broad drilling blueprint that lays out plans for boring new exploratory oil wells in the Chukchi Sea. The exploration plan filed with the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management in Anchorage keeps the door open for Shell to resume its Arctic drilling campaign
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2014-08-28 14:26:13
Jakarta, Indonesia  — The Indonesian parliament on Tuesday passed a long-awaited law to bolster the geothermal energy industry and tap the power of the vast archipelago's scores of volcanoes. Made up of thousands of islands stretching from the Indian to the Pacific Oceans, Indonesia is home to some 130 volcanoes and is estimated to hold around 40 percent of the world's geothermal potential
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2014-08-28 11:48:40
According to Channel NewsAsia"Made up of thousands of islands stretching from the Indian to the Pacific Oceans, Indonesia is home to about 130 volcanoes and is estimated to hold around 40 percent of the world's geothermal potential. However it produces ...
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2014-08-27 01:17:48
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) held the nation's third competitive lease sale for renewable energy in federal waters, which offered nearly 80,000 acres off the coast of Maryland for potential wind energy development. BOEM auctioned the ...
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2014-08-26 14:07:58
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) announced that it is proceeding with competitive commercial wind energy leasing offshore North Carolina, having defined three Wind Energy Areas (WEAs): Kitty Hawk (approximately 122,405 acres), ...
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2014-08-26 14:07:58
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OCEAN CITY — The future development of a vast wind energy farm off the coast of Ocean City cleared another significant hurdle this week with the successful auction of 80,000 acres off the resort's coast to a Texas-based company for over $8.7 million.
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2014-08-21 18:12:26
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Roberts, a longtime dentist and Ocean Springs resident, owns EDEE, LLC, a company which specializes in installing solar power systems. He said Ocean Springs, should it receive the grant, would be the first city on the coast to light an athletic field with solar ...
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2014-08-21 16:14:10
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OSLO,(Reuters) - The Atlantic Ocean has masked global warming this century by soaking up vast amounts of heat from the atmosphere in a shift likely to reverse from around 2030 and spur fast temperature rises, scientists said.
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2014-08-21 13:04:01
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The federal government has sold more than 400,000 acres in the Gulf of Mexico off the Texas coast for oil and gas exploration and development, an official with the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management said today.
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2014-08-21 12:09:22