July 15, 2024

Nicholls, LSU Health New Orleans Partner to Offer Culinary Medicine Program

Nicholls State University and Louisiana State University Health Science Center – N.O. School of Medicine partnered to host the annual Culinary Medicine Program at the Chef John Folse Culinary Institute for the sixth year in a row.
July 14, 2024

LDWF Announces Funding Availability for Large-Scale Alternative Oyster Culture Projects

Utilizing funding provided by the Louisiana Legislature through the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries has announced funding availability for large-scale Alternative Oyster Culture projects in Louisiana. 
July 11, 2024

Cassidy Calls Out Interior Department for Dragging Feet on Offshore Lease Sales

U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) yesterday grilled Shannon Estenoz, President Biden’s nominee to become deputy secretary for the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI). He called out DOI for dragging its feet on offshore lease sales in an apparent attempt to indefinitely delay energy production in the Gulf of Mexico.
July 10, 2024

Louisiana’s First Wind Turbine Arrives at Avondale Global Gateway

Louisiana’s first wind turbine and its components have arrived at Avondale Global Gateway (AGG) after a transatlantic journey from Ireland. Gulf Wind Technology (GWT), headquartered at Avondale Global Gateway in Jefferson Parish, is now preparing the onshore turbine for installation at the Port Fourchon Coastal Wetlands Park, with initial deployment and testing slated to begin late this year.