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Norway's Oil Fund Reaches $1 Trillion

By MarEx 2017-09-22 19:47:34

On Tuesday 19, the value of Norway's Government Pension Fund hit $1,000,000,000,000 or $1 trillion for the first time. The Fund is based on revenue raised from the...

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Seismic Surveys Harm Scallops

By MarEx 2017-09-18 20:02:33

Tests conducted by researchers from the University of Tasmania's Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies (IMAS) and Curtin University, both in Australia, have found...

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U.K. and China Collaborate on Offshore Wind Development

By MarEx 2017-09-18 00:21:48

Researchers from the University of Exeter in the U.K. will collaborate with counterparts in China on the development of offshore renewable energy technologies. The...

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Rescuers to be Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

By MarEx 2017-09-17 19:00:04

An international group of citizens in Parma, Italy, is preparing to nominate 66 people and organizations involved in migrant rescues in the Mediterranean for the 2018 Nobel...

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Six Next-Generation Technologies that Matter

By MarEx 2017-09-13 19:51:44

BP has presented its view of six next-generation technologies that matter to the energy industry including blockchain, 3D printing and artificial...

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World First: Hydrogen Generated by Tidal Power

By MarEx 2017-09-13 18:08:39

The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has produced hydrogen gas using electricity generated from tidal energy in Orkney, Scotland. This is the first time that hydrogen has...

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Video: Behind the Scenes of the Prelude Mooring Operation

By MarEx 2017-09-13 01:04:26

Royal Dutch Shell has released an official video showing the mooring operations of its Prelude FLNG now located in the Browse Basin, offshore northwest Australia. Prelude,...

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Shell and Petrobras Sign Deepwater Deal

By MarEx 2017-09-12 21:17:05

Royal Dutch Shell and Petrobras have signed an MOU to establish a long-term mutual collaboration in developing pre-salt fields in Brazil.  Shell will benefit the from...

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Dong To build World's Biggest Offshore Wind Farm

By MarEx 2017-09-11 05:14:03

Dong Energy has been awarded a contract to build its Hornsea Project Two offshore wind farm by the U.K. government, one of three awards made on Monday. With a capacity of...

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Photo of the Week: Non-Destructive Testing

By MarEx 2017-09-08 19:23:10

A consortium of organizations has set out to tackle one of the most enduring challenges in the North Sea: the non-destructive testing (NDT) of corroded pipes under insulation...

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