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Apple target of Senate probe into offshore tax practices

Apple CEO Tim Cook expected to testify next week at a hearing on the various tax-reduction strategies used by companies.

By May. 15, 2013

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White House calls for new law targeting 'offshore' Web sites

Despite January's widespread protests against the Stop Online Piracy Act, the White House is asking Congress to enact a new copyright law "to address offshore infringement."

By Mar. 30, 2012

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Lightweight wing harvests offshore wind

Startup Makani Power clears its first hurdles in building a radically different wind turbine that flies like a kite and captures high-altitude winds.

By Mar. 28, 2012

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WikiLeaks buying boat to move servers offshore?

According to a report, WikiLeaks investors are working to acquire a boat to house the controversial site's servers and keep Julian Assange safe from prosecution.

By Feb. 1, 2012

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Offshore wind turbine goes really, really big

Siemens' 6-megawatt turbine uses permanent magnet for direct-drive generator and lightweight materials to ease operation in harsh ocean environment. And how about that 500-foot sweep?

By Nov. 29, 2011

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IRS said to be auditing Google offshore asset transfers

Bloomberg reports that federal tax authorities are bringing increased scrutiny to a Google audit, looking at the way the Web giant transferred assets acquired in its YouTube, Postini, and DoubleClick acquisitions.

By Oct. 13, 2011

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Deep offshore wind sized up

Deep offshore wind farms could produce 10-cent-per-kilowatt energy in 10 years, but may be considered ports and vessels subject to U.S. maritime and cabotage laws, report says.

By Feb. 23, 2011

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U.S. to speed up offshore wind efforts

Interior Department says it will work to identify high-priority areas off the Atlantic coast, as well as revise regulations to simplify the leasing process.

By Nov. 24, 2010

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Offshore wind cable plan highlights grid bottleneck

A Google-backed transmission project secures initial funding to build a backbone to move offshore wind power up the East Coast using new transmission technology.

By Oct. 12, 2010

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Maine offshore energy project exceeds expectations

Ocean Renewable Power Company's underwater tide turbine has surpassed power supply predictions, and the company expects a commercial grid connection as soon as 2011.

By Aug. 19, 2010