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Foreign PhD students 'lifeblood' of universities' research effort

RNZ 24 Feb 2021
Academics warn major research projects will be held back by a lack of foreign research students ... "We've got just under 1000 PhD students so we were down about 50," she said ... "We've got 200 international students offshore who've accepted a place in a doctoral programme, but haven't yet enrolled. They enrol when they are ready to start ... he said ... .
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Sound Off calls Monday, Feb. 15, 2021

Citrus County Chronicle 16 Feb 2021
Thanks for paying for our meal ... 5 ... In my younger days, I would trailer my boat from Hollywood to Goodland across Florida for snook and redfishing, even though I had great kingfishing, snapper and grouper offshore of my home. With the opening of the Suncoast Parkway next year, we need to get ready for some extra boating tourism from the south ... .
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KONGSBERG to Deliver Solutions for Ambitious Field Development Vessel

The Maritime Executive 12 Feb 2021
The vessel is designed to be a truly multi-purpose turnkey solution for nearly all the subsea construction tasks encountered within the offshore oil & gas, subsea telecoms, decommissioning and renewables markets ... market, will make these vessels truly ready for the future.
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Mass. may go bigger in next offshore wind round

Taunton Daily Gazette 10 Feb 2021
BOSTON — The Baker administration and the state's utilities appear ready to put another offshore wind contract out to bid, and this time the plan is to seek as much power as they did in the two previous procurements combined ... "Offshore wind is an absolutely critical part of a low-cost strategy to achieve net-zero emissions.
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Mass. thinks big for offshore wind power

Worcester Telegram 09 Feb 2021
BOSTON - The Baker administration and the state's utilities appear ready to put another offshore wind contract out to bid, and this time the plan is to seek as much power as they did in the two previous procurements combined ... "Offshore wind is an absolutely critical part of a low-cost strategy to achieve net-zero emissions.
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Ocean holds great potential for carbon reduction

Atlantic City 04 Feb 2021
By Steve Fiedler For The Current ... It promotes offshore renewable energy, a ban on new offshore oil and gas drilling, protecting “blue carbon” storage, supporting climate-ready fisheries, expanding marine protected areas, improving ocean health, and setting aside 30% of our oceans for marine habitat ... • Supporting climate-ready fisheries ... .
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How Swansea is dealing with Brayton Point Commerce Center's noise and dust

The Herald News 02 Feb 2021
... brought onto the site to include offshore wind turbine components and a variety of industrial aggregate materials ... Collins has said that the Brayton point site is being readied in anticipations of it being used as a storage and maintenance facility for an offshore wind company.
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Ticker: Effort to put Harriet Tubman on $20 bill revived; Vineyard Wind looks to regain ...

Boston Herald 25 Jan 2021
With a new federal administration in charge that’s expected to be far more receptive to renewable energy projects and specifically offshore wind, Vineyard Wind said Monday it is ready to resubmit plans for a wind farm 15 miles south of Martha’s Vineyard that it yanked from federal review in early December ... ....
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Five things we learned at The Advocate’s Outlook 2021 summit for the state

The Advocate 22 Jan 2021
At the same time, the Biden administration is taking steps to address climate change, such as temporarily suspending offshore oil and gas leases and halting work on the Keystone XL pipeline ... Some Louisiana companies are helping to set up offshore wind farms on the East Coast, using skills they developed supporting the offshore oil and gas industry.
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Pierson "cautiously optimistic" about Louisiana economy in 2021, despite challenges

The Advocate 22 Jan 2021
At the same time the Biden administration is taking steps to address climate change, such as temporarily suspending offshore oil and gas leases and halting work on the Keystone XL pipeline ... Some Louisiana companies are helping to set up offshore wind farms on the East Coast, using skills they developed supporting the offshore oil and gas industry.
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Poll: Most NC Voters Support Offshore Wind, 100% Clean Energy

Daily Advance 15 Jan 2021
Nearly 90% said renewables are "very important" to North Carolina's future, and many believe the building of offshore wind projects along the coast will create more jobs ... "So, what this shows us is that North Carolinians are ready to see offshore wind development.".
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Cuomo promotes green energy programs as 'prime economic opportunity'

Daily Freeman 14 Jan 2021
Cuomo said investment in solar farms and offshore wind, as well as facilities that can store the power they produce, can create more than 50,000 jobs ... To ensure there’s a ready workforce for those jobs, Cuomo said the state plans to spend $20 million to develop an Offshore Wind Training Institute at SUNY Stony Brook and Farmingdale State College.
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The US has been quietly preparing for a huge expansion in wind power

New Statesman 13 Jan 2021
Now the US is ready to enter the market ... The same shipbuilders, heavy lift vessel operators, steel fabricators and countless other companies who built the Gulf of Mexico oil and gas sector stand ready to lend their expertise to the American offshore wind industry.” The Gulf of Mexico is itself another promising offshore wind energy market .

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