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Jordan Cove LNG Seeks FERC Approval for Third Time

By MarEx 2017-09-22 16:15:45

Calgary-based pipeline company Veresen has filed a third application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for its proposed eight million tonne per annum...

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World Rhino Day: The Trade is Changing

By Wendy Laursen 2017-09-21 19:07:46

World Rhino Day is celebrated on September 22 every year, and as poaching becomes more sophisticated, so does the world's response to it. Earlier this month, the...

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Chinese Company Compensated for Illegally-Caught Fish

By MarEx 2017-09-19 20:21:45

The Spanish National Court has ordered the payment of 700,000 Euros ($840,000) to a Chinese company in compensation for a cargo of illegally-caught Patagonian toothfish that...

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Japan Gives $76m to Improve Alang Shipbreaking Yards

By MarEx 2017-09-19 20:17:48

The government of Japan is investing in environmental upgrades for India's Alang shipbreaking yards, which are the busiest place in the world for...

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Ports Shut in Puerto Rico, USVI as Hurricane Approaches

By MarEx 2017-09-19 16:43:44

On Tuesday morning, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port for San Juan, Capt. Eric P. King, set port condition ZULU for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgins Islands, banning all...

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Gabon Authorities Catch Fishing Vessel Out

By MarEx 2017-09-18 20:58:30

Gabonese fisheries enforcement officers uncovered systematic non-declaration of bycatch on board the El Salvador-flagged fishing vessel Montecelo during a routine boarding...

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[Updated] Caribbean Islands Brace for Another Category 5 Hurricane

By MarEx 2017-09-18 17:01:16

On Monday, the National Hurricane Center warned that Hurricane Maria has rapidly intensified from a Category Three storm to a “potentially catastrophic”...

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Spill from Greek Tanker Leads to Calls for Reform

By MarEx 2017-09-18 14:16:06

On Monday, containment and decontamination efforts continued in the wake of an oil spill from the Greek product tanker Agia Zoni II, which sank off the Piraeus harbor...

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East Timor Makes Illegal Shark Fishing Bust

By MarEx 2017-09-12 21:01:58

A joint operation conducted on September 9 by the marine conservation group Sea Shepherd Global and the East Timor National Police (PNTL) resulted in the capture of the Hong...

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As Irma Passes, Florida's Recovery Begins

By MarEx 2017-09-11 17:00:29

On Monday, Hurricane Irma lost strength as it headed north into Georgia. Southern Florida was less affected by the storm than forecasts predicted, but millions of...

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