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Hurricane Ida lashes US state of Louisiana, knocking out power in New Orleans

Dawn 30 Aug 2021
Ida slammed ashore around noon near Port Fourchon, Louisiana, a hub of the Gulf's offshore energy industry, blasting the coast with hurricane-force winds extending 50 miles out from the eye of the storm ... Nearly all offshore Gulf oil production was suspended, and major ports along the Louisiana and Mississippi coasts were closed to shipping.
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Hurricane Ida lashes Louisiana, knocking out power in New Orleans

Gulf Daily News 30 Aug 2021
Ida slammed ashore around noon near Port Fourchon, Louisiana, a hub of the Gulf's offshore energy industry, blasting the coast with hurricane-force winds extending 50 miles (80 km) out from the eye of the storm ... Nearly all offshore Gulf oil production was suspended, and major ports along the Louisiana and Mississippi coasts were closed to shipping.
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Hurricane Ida hits Louisiana, knocks out power in New Orleans

Gulf News 30 Aug 2021
Sixteen years to the day after Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast, Ida slammed ashore around noon near Port Fourchon, Louisiana, a hub of the Gulf’s offshore energy industry, blasting the coast with hurricane-force winds extending 80km out from the eye of the storm ... Offshore energy operations in the region were at a virtual standstill.
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President Joe Biden and others watch as a carry team moves a transfer case containing the remains of Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Dylan R. Merola, 20, of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., during a casualty return Sunday, Aug. 29, 2021
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Hurricane Ida lashes Louisiana, testing post-Katrina levee system

Canoe 30 Aug 2021
Sixteen years to the day after Katrina made landfall, Ida slammed ashore around noon near Port Fourchon, Louisiana, a hub of the Gulf’s offshore energy industry, blasting the coast with hurricane-force winds extending 50 miles (80 km) out from the eye of the storm.
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U.S. to accelerate offshore wind energy use as industry sees global growth

The Los Angeles Times 26 Aug 2021
The most significant growth in global offshore wind energy has been within the last decade, according to the U.S ... The U.K., Germany and China had the largest capacities, meaning the amount of energy produced if generators were running at full blast, to produce offshore wind energy in 2019, said the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.
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China shares plunge to 8-month low on regulatory woes

The Times of India 27 Jul 2021
SHANGHAI ... China's blue-chip CSI300 index ended down 3.53% at its lowest close since November, extending Monday's 3.2% selloff. Losses spanned the financial, consumer staples and real estate sectors ... The offshore yuan also whipsawed lower, blasting through the 6.5 level to a low of 6.5225 per dollar, down more than 0.6% from a day earlier. .
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Marine and Army gunners hone sea-denial skills Down Under during Talisman Sabre

Stars and Stripes 20 Jul 2021
... Super Hornet jets dropping 1000-pound bombs and Marine Corps Huey and Cobra helicopters blasting cannons and rockets, Lemons said. On Monday, the Marines fired a GPS-guided rocket at an offshore island with the impact observed using an Australian Shadow drone aircraft, he said.
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Azerbaijan insists Caspian gas platforms safe amid reports of blasts, fire

Press TV 05 Jul 2021
A huge fire has erupted off the Caspian Sea coast of Azerbaijan, where the Central Asian nation operates vast offshore oil and gas fields, amid conflicting reports of blasts and official insistence that "no incidents" have occurred at the platforms ... on an offshore platform.
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Explosion rocks Caspian Sea near Azerbaijan gas field

The Guardian 05 Jul 2021
Cause of blast was an igniting ‘mud volcano’, says state oil company A strong explosion has ...
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Mud volcano blast rocks Caspian Sea near Socar fields

Splash24/7 05 Jul 2021
A huge explosion shook the Caspian Sea area late Sunday where Azerbaijan has vast offshore oil and gas fields. The blast, that sent plumes of black smoke and flames into the sky, was caused by a mud volcano ... “There were no accidents on offshore platforms and industrial ...
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Azerbaijan: Large fire erupts at Caspian Sea

Deutsche Welle 05 Jul 2021
Azerbaijan has denied reports of an explosion on its offshore oil and gas fields. Experts believe a mud volcano may have caused the blast ... .
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Offshore power, toxic-water bill, top senior, more

Newsday 29 Jun 2021
Offshore wind power more important now. The upcoming wind farm will be a mere blur on the horizon and a blast of clean renewable power for Long Island and our country. Praise to President Joe Biden for prioritizing new offshore wind leases, already welcomed by Gov.
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Migrants who want to come to UK ‘may be sent to processing centres in Africa’

Metro UK 28 Jun 2021
Priti Patel’s plan for an offshore processing centre has been blasted (Picture ... Britain has never had an offshore immigration processing centre before and it remains unclear where any site would be, despite the plans first being revealed in March ... But the idea of a overseas processing centre has been blasted by campaigners and rights groups.
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