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2014 Media Kit


Halliburton in fracking export deal with China

AJOT | July 11, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Alternative | International Trade

Halliburton, the oil field services company with the largest hydraulic fracturing fleet, is exporting the key technology behind the U.S. shale boom to China. Read More »

Premium Article  US wind industry facing cutbacks and uncertainty

Stas Margaronis | November 15, 2012 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Alternative

US ports expect sharply reduced imports of wind turbine components in 2013 as a result of Congressional delays in extending tax credits for wind developers.

By Stas Margaronis, AJOT Read More »

Premium Article  Bremerhaven wind farm strategy provides blueprint for US ports

Stas Margaronis | October 25, 2011 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Alternative | Ports & Terminals

Offshore wind development is creating new growth at the Port of Bremerhaven and offers a role model for ports to embrace new maritime and economic development, according to a German wind energy consultant. Read More »

Premium Article  San Diego Continues Project Cargo Growth

Stas Margaronis | October 25, 2011 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Alternative | Ports & Terminals

A spokeswoman for the Port of San Diego says the port is seeing more project cargo shipments including wind turbine imports and even some exports. Core businesses such as autos “saw an up tick” in 2011 over 2010 shipments, and refrigerated container moves Read More »

Premium Article  Atlantic wind connection transmission project moves ahead

Stas Margaronis | September 11, 2011 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Alternative

Bob Mitchell, president of Atlantic Wind Connection (AWC), which proposes to build an off-shore transmission line between New Jersey and Virginia, says his company has won project approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).

In an Read More »

Premium Article  Offshore Wind Developers Outline Strategies At Boston Conference

Stas Margaronis | February 13, 2011 | Energy | Alternative | International Trade

The United States is likely to lag behind Europe and Asia in the development of offshore wind without a national energy policy that helps fast track approvals, standards and places a cost on carbon emissions, speakers at an Off-Shore Wind Conference in Bo Read More »

Premium Article  AWC submits $5 billion proposal for offshore transmission system

Stas Margaronis | January 23, 2011 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Alternative

Atlantic Wind Connection (AWC) is proposing a massive $5 billion offshore undersea cable transmission project that by 2016 could transmit 1.5 MW and eventually 6,000 MW at full capacity. The 350-mile undersea cable would also add 26,000 jobs, while pot Read More »

Premium Article  China ramps up wind exports but global downturn is dampening demand

Stas Margaronis | November 07, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Alternative | International Trade

Although the global recession has dampened demand there are still more answers blowing in the wind.

China is a growing force in the wind industry and three exporters are taking the lead in selling Chinese wind turbines in the United Stat Read More »

Premium Article  Project cargo outlook perking up in Canada

Leo Ryan | July 25, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Alternative | Ports & Terminals

Although the project cargo sector in Canada was affected by industry-financing and other issues during the recessionary period in 2008 and 2009, there is growing evidence that a recovery phase is underway.

- Leo Ryan, AJOT Read More »

Premium Article  Looking forward to a new era of biofuels

Karen Thuermer | May 13, 2010 | Energy | Alternative

Perhaps the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is a keen reminder of this country’s need to embrace alternative sources for energy such as ethanol and biofuel.

- By Karen E. Thuermer, AJOT Read More »

Premium Article  BREAKBULK 2007 - Moving with the wind

Leo Quigley | May 20, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Alternative

Wind once moved the world’s cargo ships. Today, cargo ships move equipment to catch the wind and generate energy to support America’s energy-dependant way of life. Read More »