Offshore (1979) is a novel by Penelope Fitzgerald. It won the Booker Prize for that year. It recalls her time spent on boats on the Thames in Battersea. The novel explores the liminality of people who do not belong to the land or the sea, but are somewhere in between. The epigraph, "che mena il vento, e che batte la pioggia, e che s'incontran con si aspre lingue" ("whom the wind drives, or whom the rain beats, or those who clash with such bitter tongues") comes from Canto XI of Dante's Inferno.
"Offshore", when used relative to hydrocarbons, refers to an oil, natural gas or condensate field that is under the sea, or to activities or operations carried out in relation to such a field. There are various types of platform used in the development of offshore oil and gas fields, and subsea facilities.
to protect the ocean from offshore wind, oil drilling and deep sea mining ... He added that the bay already has some protections under a National Estuary Program, but that only encompasses around 3.5sq miles of shallow marshes and mudflats and so offers no protection against deep sea mining or offshore wind cabling.
Labour is sticking by that project, its offshore oil and gas ban, and the subsidy for EV buyers, who’d also benefit from its plans to put charging hubs in place every 150km to 200km on main highways by 2028 ... *Ban all offshore oil and gas exploration, along with new fields and coal mines, with renewals prohibited for existing operations.
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According to SK earthon, the offshore oilfield is part of the 17/03 mining area located in the northeastern South China Sea... (CNOOC) in 2015 to win the mining rights, SK earthon became the first Korean private enterprise part of the agreement to develop an offshore oilfield on the South China Sea.
B2 covers projects such as thermal power plants with a capacity of up to 5 MW, onshore and offshore oil and gas exploration, and mining of minor minerals within leased areas of less than 25 hectares.Projects under category A require mandatory environmental clearance from the ...
FXD/86/2023’ NBE has added mining sectors besides strategic PPP energy projects ... Large mining projects with a substantial export earning potential were also stated as eligible to open an offshore account to deposit the proceeds from their equity and loan financing sources.
Oslo — Norway may become the first country to start commercial deep-sea mining, if parliament approves a government proposal to open an offshore area larger than the UK, despite international calls for a global moratorium ... Its proposed plan follows similar principles to the opening of offshore areas to oil and gas exploration.
Oslo — Norway’s minority government should withdraw its proposal to open a vast Arctic offshore area to deep-sea mining and call at least a 10-year moratorium on the activity, its key backer in parliament said ... The mining could provide a source for such metals as copper and rare earth elements for the transition away from fossil fuels.
Norway's minority government should withdraw its proposal to open a vast Arctic offshore area to deep sea mining and call at least a ten-year moratorium on the activity, its key backer in parliament, said ... The mining could provide a source for such metals as copper and rare earth elements for the transition away from fossil fuels.