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Nova Scotia

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Nova Scotia takes steps to better understand its offshore potential

The Government of Canadian province Nova Scotia has chosen petroleum consultancy firm Beicip-Franlab...

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Shell ditches Nova Scotia wildcat

Oil major Royal Dutch Shell has completed drilling operations at the Monterey Jack well, offshore No...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Innovacorp offers funding to ocean technology companies

Innovacorp has set up three funding opportunities for innovation support to Nova Scotia ocean techno...

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  • Business & Finance
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Port of Sydney New ULCV Terminal Project Moves Forward

Ports America and Sydney Harbour Investment Partners (SHIP) have reached an agreement to promote, de...

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Cape Sharp Tidal Connects OpenHydro Turbine to Nova Scotia Grid

Cape Sharp Tidal, a partnership between Emera and OpenHydro/DCNS, has connected its two-megawatt tid...

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  • Equipment
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Bay of Fundy turbines deployment moves on

Bay of Fundy tidal turbines installation will continue until the next February, following the decisi...

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  • Research & Development
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Government of Canada Invests in West Nova Harbors

Colin Fraser, Member of Parliament for West Nova, announced yesterday that the Government of Canada ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Shell hits dust in exploration well off Canada

Oil major Royal Dutch Shell has failed to find commercial hydrocarbons at its first exploration well...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Innovacorp launches funding competition for ocean tech start-ups

Innovacorp has opened a new competition called Spark West to identify and provide seed capital for s...

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  • Business & Finance
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Nova Scotia to host energy and innovation summit

Mi’kmaq Wind Management, a company collectively owned by all 13 Mi’kmaq Band Councils within Nova Sc...

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Government of Canada Invests in Nova Scotia Harbors

Scott Brison, President of the Treasury Board and Member of Parliament for Kings-Hants, has announce...

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  • Business & Finance
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Shell to Restart Ops Off Nova Scotia After Drilling Incident

The Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board (CNSOPB) has permitted Shell Canada to resume drilli...

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  • Business & Finance
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Shell to resume drilling offshore Nova Scotia, but with restrictions

Offshore regulator, the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board (CNSOPB), has permitted Shell Ca...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Canada: Nova Scotia starts consultations on GHG emissions from LNG plants

The Canadian province of Nova Scotia opened consultations on its approach to managing the greenhouse...

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OERA seeks tidal research proposals

Canada-based Offshore Energy Research Association (OERA) has opened a funding call for research prop...

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  • Business & Finance
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Port of Liverpool Transferred to the Province of Nova Scotia

The Government of Canada has conveyed the ownership of the Port of Liverpool, Nova Scotia, to the Pr...

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NS: Students get to feel the FORCE

Several students across Nova Scotia will get a chance to work in the ocean-related energy industries...

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  • Business & Finance
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Cape Sharp Tidal targets June deployment

Nova Scotia-based Cape Sharp Tidal plans to install the first tidal turbine in the Bay of Fundy at t...

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  • Business & Finance
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Michel Samson: The tremendous opportunity of tidal

Nova Scotia Energy Minister, Michel Samson, shares his views on the opportunities the emerging tidal...

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  • Authorities & Government
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NS Budget 2016 sets aside funding for tidal energy

The Government of Nova Scotia has announced budget for 2016-2017, which includes funding designated ...

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  • Authorities & Government
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BP stalls drilling plans offshore Nova Scotia

Oil major BP has reportedly decided to delay its oil exploration project offshore Nova Scotia.  Acco...

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  • Project & Tenders
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VIDEO: Floating EcoSPRAY moors turbulent tides

Check out the video showing the recently deployed EcoSPRAY marine structure designed to gather data ...

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  • Environment
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Shell: Severe weather causes drillship incident off Nova Scotia

Severe weather has caused trouble for the oil major Shell’s drilling operations offshore Nova ...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Stena Drillship Gear Snaps Off in Storm Offshore Nova Scotia

On Saturday, March 5, Shell Canada notified the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board (CNSOPB)...

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  • Business & Finance
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Nova Scotia, Scotland hand in hand for tidal

The collaboration between Nova Scotia and Scotland on developing global tidal energy sector has been...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Tougher regulations for oil firms operating offshore Nova Scotia

The government of Canada’s province Nova Scotia has informed that new regulations that strengt...

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