Latest News for: Offshore save


How to protect yourself from the ‘Dirty Dozen’ of IRS scammers

LA Daily News 01 Oct 2023
The Oct. 16 deadline is quickly approaching ... Ads for scam services ... Most are targeted at high-income taxpayers, like captive insurance arrangements and offshore accounts that are unavailable to most of us. Some of what they refer to as schemes can be legitimate tax savings vehicles, like charitable remainder annuity trusts or conservation easements ... .

US states urged to co-plan grids to curb offshore wind costs

Reuters 28 Sep 2023
East Coast grid investments are rising ahead of a surge in offshore wind deployment but wider regional transmission planning is needed to minimise costs and delays, clean power associations said. From Maine to Virginia, state authorities and grid operators are scrambling to expand transmission grids ahead of a surge in offshore wind deployment.

EDEN CONFIDENTIAL: Richard Curtis and his partner Emma Freud face green energy battle in idyllic ...

The Daily Mail 28 Sep 2023
The idyllic seaside village has become a battleground, thanks to 'green energy' plans to connect offshore power to the national grid via a 50ft-high substation on a 35-acre site – plans which, say locals, will needlessly industrialise swathes of the Suffolk coast ... 'It would save ...

The drive for Net Zero 'could cost households £6,000 a year' despite Rishi Sunak ditching ...

The Daily Mail 28 Sep 2023
A row broke out last night over the race to net zero amid claims it could cost every household £6,000 a year ... Mr Stewart said ... They said ... The report fails to recognise the financial savings from lower fuel costs and technological advances – such as offshore wind costs falling by 70 per cent more than we projected in 2016 ... .

Reload and restart – A new chapter for the future

Seatrade Maritime News 25 Sep 2023
Five are regular sessions, including "Ship and Offshore Engineering" "Shipping and Port" "Maritime Finance and Law", and "Marine Equipment Technology", and a special session of "Cruise" is added ... energy-saving, low-carbon environmental protection in the current marine industry.

The multibillion-dollar climate hole faced by both Labour and National

RNZ 22 Sep 2023
Even if the government winded up buying 100 million tonnes of savings offshore, that was still only around half the quantity the John Key-led government expected it might have to stump up for when it made its first Paris Agreement pledge, despite the first pledge being weaker on climate than the current one, she noted.

Opsealog report highlights the potential of digitalisation to drive OSV fuel efficiency

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 22 Sep 2023
... opportunities for substantial fuel savings and emissions reductions.

South Korean Taxpayers Report Overseas Crypto Assets Worth Nearly $100 Billion

Bitcoinist 20 Sep 2023
According to local news sources, the policy demands that Korean nationals who own 500 million won in assets, including cryptocurrencies, must report their holdings in offshore accounts or exchanges ... While cryptocurrencies were the largest offshore assets in terms of value, deposit and savings accounts were the most frequently reported assets.

South Korea tightens grip on undeclared overseas crypto worth $99B

Cryptopolitan 20 Sep 2023
This staggering figure accounts for 70% of all offshore assets disclosed by South Koreans this year ... Besides crypto assets, the tax agency’s data showed South Koreans have significant investments in stocks, deposits, and savings overseas. 5,419 entities disclosed offshore assets amounting to 186.4 trillion won, or roughly $140 billion ... ....

Offshore wind CfD blank labelled a ‘monumental failure’

The Engineer 08 Sep 2023
However, these calls were ignored, resulting in around 5GW of offshore wind capacity sitting out the auction – enough to power nearly 8m homes a year and save consumers £2bn annually compared to the cost of electricity from gas ...Offshore wind is one of the cheapest and cleanest ...

Brits 'are set to miss out on £1bn in energy bill savings' after NO new ...

The Daily Mail 08 Sep 2023
Brits face losing out on an estimated £1billion in energy savings after a 'disastrous' government contract process for offshore wind farms ... The news is a blow to the government's Net Zero drive, with offshore wind seen as the backbone of the UK's green electricity ambitions ... Offshore wind farms do.

Contracts for Difference AR5: the industry responds

New Power 08 Sep 2023
“This is a huge missed opportunity, particularly as offshore wind remains much cheaper than gas ... “The lack of offshore wind projects is a notable setback ... We’ve potentially missed out on bill savings worth over £1 billion from no offshore wind bids, which again would be far cheaper than the alternative gas.

‘Biggest clean energy disaster in years’: UK auction secures no offshore windfarms

The Observer 08 Sep 2023
No new offshore windfarms will go ahead in the UK after the latest government auction, in what critics have called the biggest clean energy policy failure in almost a decade ... Up to 5 gigawatts of offshore wind was eligible to compete, which could have powered nearly 8m homes a year.

Offshoring services offer growth opportunities

Jamaica Observer 06 Sep 2023
OFFSHORING may seem like yesterday's news and part of a globalisation narrative that has since lost its sheen. But in recent years, particularly since the COVID-19 pandemic, offshoring has experienced a fresh wave of popularity as accountancy and audit firms in the developed world experience a recruitment crisis ... There are efficiency savings too.

Editorial Roundup: Florida

Citrus County Chronicle 06 Sep 2023
Tampa Bay Times ... He strongly opposed offshore oil drilling and, with a close political ally, Gov. Bob Graham, founded the Save the Manatee Club in 1981. Buffett recorded radio and TV messages to promote awareness of the plight of the endangered sea mammals and in 1989 lent his support to creation of the Save the Manatee specialty license plate ... Sen ... .