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First Nauru refugees arrive in New Zealand under resettlement deal

RNZ 24 Nov 2022
Six refugees have arrived in New Zealand after being detained in offshore Australian detention camps for several years ... He said the dire conditions experienced in offshore detention centres have caused serious mental and physical health issues for many people ... RNZ Pacific has reached out to both the New Zealand and Australia governments for comment.

Traveling? Here's your region-by-region Thanksgiving forecast.

Union Leader 21 Nov 2022
Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel occasions of the year ... But Friday into the weekend, damp, unsettled weather will move over the Pacific Northwest and northern California ... --. The Northeast ... Wednesday ... Rain lurks off the Pacific Northwest coastline, but should remain offshore ... Near- to slightly above-average readings along the Pacific Coastline.

The GreenFin Interview: Inside the world's largest pure-play renewables portfolio

GreenBiz 21 Nov 2022
We are active across many geographies, including North and South America, Europe, India and China, and increasingly in the wider Asia Pacific. We are also active across renewable technologies including hydro, wind, offshore and onshore wind, and solar — both large-scale solar and ...

Guest column: Floating offshore wind is a bad fit for the coast

The Daily Astorian 17 Nov 2022
Floating offshore wind is a very bad fit for the coast, and anyone forced to purchase the exorbitant high-priced offshore power ... Coast Guard comes to the rescue with wide vessel traffic fairways proposed offshore Oregon and Washington state out to almost 100 fathoms off Pacific County.

US Identifies 1.7M Acres of Wind Energy Areas in the Central Atlantic

The Maritime Executive 17 Nov 2022
As the next step in the development of the U.S.’s offshore wind energy ... Construction has begun on the first East Coast offshore wind farms while BOEM moves forward expanding the industry to both the Pacific Coast and recently announcing the first sites in the Gulf of Mexico.

Movie Review: ‘The Menu’

Journal Online Chicago 17 Nov 2022
“The Menu” (106 min, Rated R for strong/disturbing violent content, language throughout, and some sexual references). 4 out of 10 ... It’s how the story is designed. Twelve guests arrive via shuttle boat to a nearby offshore island in the Pacific Northwest where famous chef Julian Slowik (Fiennes) will prepare a fancy multi-course dinner ... Note ... 18. ....

Upgrades & Downgrades: Workboats Rising

The Maritime Executive 15 Nov 2022
It’s been a long time since we last visited the offshore workboat market, and for good reason ... Tidewater, of course, is the big kahuna in offshore workboats and a bellwether for the industry ... Consolidation continued earlier this year when Tidewater acquired Swire Pacific Offshore, an important player in the Southeast Asia market.

On world stage, Inslee decries 'nimbyism' at home

Sunnyside Daily Sun 15 Nov 2022
Governments will have to overcome "nimbyism," including in Washington, to achieve clean-energy goals, Gov ... In Southwest Washington, plans for massive offshore wind energy generation west of Pacific and Grays Harbor counties are generating strong dissent from fishermen, shippers and others who have long-established precedence in the area ... On Nov ... ....

Almost over

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 14 Nov 2022
... Pacific Ocean cruise, one might run into the Great Pacific Garbage Patch ... 1, 2022, the nonprofit organization's lead ocean field scientist reported, "The Great Pacific Garbage Patch (GPGP) is the largest of the five offshore plastic accumulation zones in the world's oceans.

Tidewater: Young people should acknowledge shipping as an exciting industry for their career

SAFETY4SEA 11 Nov 2022
The next phase is to roll out UniSea onto the newly acquired Swire Pacific Offshore fleet of more than 50 vessels, which will help standardize key safety functions and improve how we report, monitor trends, and control information relevant to QHSE and vessel operations.

Four American Merchant Ships Honored for Rescues at Sea

The Maritime Executive 10 Nov 2022
merchant mariners of the boxship CMA CGM Herodote, the MSC-chartered product tanker Maersk Peary, the MARAD missile telemetry ship Pacific Tracker and the MSC expeditionary fast transport USNS Yuma ... Pacific Tracker ... Pacific Tracker began a search for the 20-foot sailing vessel, which was located about 100 miles away.

NASA launches inflatable heat shield that could land humans on Mars

New York Post 10 Nov 2022
More On. nasa ... Sun reveals smiley appearance in incredible sight ... See the #LOFTID @NASA_Technology demonstration splash down in the Pacific Ocean near Hawaii ... EST ... The shield is expected to be recovered from the Pacific Ocean east of Hawaii, where it had a soft landing thanks to its parachute, in about two days by an offshore vessel called Kahana II.
photo: AP / NASA Worldview, Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS)
In this Thursday, Sept, 9, 2021, satellite image released by NASA, Typhoon Chanthu, right, develops into a powerful typhoon moving towards Taiwan, top left.

Out of this world! NASA is launching a huge flying saucer-like inflatable heat shield into ...

The Daily Mail 10 Nov 2022
NASA is launching a huge flying saucer-like inflatable heat shield into space this morning that could one day help humans land safely on Mars ... It will deploy a parachute to allow a soft splashdown in the Pacific Ocean east of Hawaii before being recovered by an offshore vessel called Kahana II in around two days' time ... What is LOFTID? ... Advertisement ... .

Global Satellite Modems Market to Reach $747.4 Million by 2027

Longview News-Journal 09 Nov 2022
China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets - ... Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets - Independent Analysis ... USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of ... Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets - Independent Analysis ... USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of ... ASIA-PACIFIC.

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