Latest News for: Offshore mining


Ocean biodiversity: The writing's on the wall and we need to act fast

The Jakarta Post 28 May 2024
T ... Additionally, pollution, including plastic waste, shipping impacts, offshore mining and unsustainable large-scale fishing pose significant risks to the health of our oceans ... This indicates the hastening impact of climate change on our oceans ... .

Destroying the seabed for green reasons

RNZ 27 May 2024
But mining companies appear to be betting on there being an easier path for them in the not-so-distant future to push their applications through - and companies such as Trans Tasman Resources (TTR) ...

Offshore wind taps military know-how for first time over giant WW2 bomb

Recharge 24 May 2024
Unexploded World War 2-era bombs, mines and torpedoes are the bane of North Sea offshore wind developers, with an estimated 500,000 devices in British waters ....

Mining firm slams 'hostility' of offshore wind sector over claims the two industries are incompatible

RNZ 16 May 2024
But a paper to government ministers, authored by BlueFloat Energy, Elemental Group, Taranaki Offshore Partnership, Sumitomo Corporation and Parkwind, said seabed mining would "significantly disrupt" the ocean floor.

Seabed mining plan could set back offshore wind ‘until 2070s’ warn industry giants

Recharge 16 May 2024
‘Seabed mining does not co-exist with offshore wind anywhere in the world,’ New Zealand developers claim ....

Seabed mining 'does not co-exist with offshore wind', government told

RNZ 15 May 2024
Offshore wind companies have told the government the industry is not compatible with seabed mining in the Taranaki Bight ... "Seabed mining does not co-exist with offshore wind anywhere else in the world.".

Crazy Town 88. Escaping Imperialism: Where Does Darth Vader Get His Lithium?

Resilience 15 May 2024
... home of offshore banks, discarded refugees, and deep sea mining interests.

Mines Ministry Organizes Workshop on Offshore Mining (Ministry of Mines of the Republic of India)

Public Technologies 15 May 2024
Mines Ministry Organizes Workshop on Offshore Mining ... The Ministry of Mines held a workshop on Offshore Mining at New Delhi today ... and for promoting development of offshore mining sector in India.

Titan Enterprises’ Ultrasonic Flow Meter Performs “Great” in Microgravity

The Engineer 15 May 2024
Titan Enterprises’ flowmeters have been put through the wringer in various harsh environments, from high speed on an F1 racetrack, to deep mining and offshore oil rigs ... Trevor Forster, Managing Director of Titan Enterprises, said ... .

Offshore Wind Industry Warns Against Taranaki Seabed Mining

Scoop 14 May 2024
... chance to embrace offshore wind ...

Pākiri residents would be 'crushed' if sand mining fast-tracked, committee told

RNZ 13 May 2024
Allowing sand mining at a beach north of Auckland to go ahead under proposed fast-track legislation would be "crushing", a community group has told politicians ... Last month, the Environment Court ruled that offshore sand mining could not occur.

Ocean Month: Think blue, keep marine ecosystems healthy

Manila Bulletin 10 May 2024
Borje ... “The top three marine-based industries with highest growth were coastal accommodation and food and beverage services activities (248.3 percent), coastal recreation (161.7 percent), and offshore and coastal mining and quarrying (56.3 percent).”.

Eastplats returns to the black

Business Day 06 May 2024
Until July 2022, this revenue was based on the Union Goal offtake agreement between subsidiary Barplats Mines and Union Goal Offshore Solution in relation to chrome concentrate production from the retreatment project.

China’s floating nuke plants up South China Sea ante

Asiatimes 06 May 2024
... platforms or barges to provide clean energy and heat to remote coastal areas, decarbonize offshore oil, gas or mining operations and even generate grid-scale electricity production at lower costs.

India will become leader in offshore mining: Official

The Economic Times 30 Apr 2024
... auction of offshore mines will begin in three months' time.