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  • 9 October 2014

    European shipowners have urged EU Member States to adopt a clear, long-term and above all harmonised position on the issue of the discharges of washwater produced by open-loop scrubbers installed on ships. “Scrubbers are devices that use water to wash unwanted substances from an exhaust gas stream” The EU Sulphur Directive requires that, as of 1 […]

  • 25 November 2013
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    German environment minister Peter Altmaier announced yesterday that the German incoming government has agreed explicitly to extend the current Stauchungsmodell  for 2 more years, until 2020. Following the extension, projects that are grid-connected by the end of 2019 will still be entitled to opt for the compression model. Previously, the deadline for the model was […]

  • 25 November 2013
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    German environment minister Peter Altmaier announced yesterday that the German incoming government has agreed explicitly to extend the current Stauchungsmodell  for 2 more years, until 2020. Following the extension, projects that are grid-connected by the end of 2019 will still be entitled to opt for the compression model. Previously, the deadline for the model was […]

  • 11 October 2013

      The oil and gas industry hopes in the wake of the federal election Australia is entering a new period of policy clarity. “There is a growing need for a constructive and stable approach to policy development and implementation. We cannot afford an ad hoc or short-term approach to policy. At a time of global […]

  • 21 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Investment, jobs and skills generated by the East of England’s position as a leading centre for developing offshore wind farms are at stake as the industry awaits clarity in policy, an industry leader has warned. The UK is being left behind by the rest of Europe as the industry waits for a sign from the […]

  • 22 November 2011

    The peak body representing the oil and gas industry is seeking a seat at the table as the details are thrashed out regarding yesterday’s announced intervention into coal seam gas (CSG) regulation by the Federal Government. The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association’s (APPEA) Chief Executive, David Byers, said: “We are very keen to ensure […]

  • 14 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Following one of the most catastrophic environmental disasters in 2010, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, a growing pressure from the public drove Brussels to adopt the European Union Safety Directive in June 2013. The European member states were given until the 19th of July 2015 to transpose the provisions into […]

  • 10 July 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    In a new report from the Aldersgate Group set out the key policy priorities in this parliament that will allow the UK to meet its carbon targets on time, on budget and in way that will be beneficial to the UK economy. The report, A Brighter, More Secure Future: Low carbon priorities for the new […]

  • 21 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Investment, jobs and skills generated by the East of England’s position as a leading centre for developing offshore wind farms are at stake as the industry awaits clarity in policy, an industry leader has warned. The UK is being left behind by the rest of Europe as the industry waits for a sign from the […]

  • 12 September 2017
    Project & Tenders

    WindEurope has called on the UK and other European governments to provide more clarity to the offshore wind industry after 2020 by committing to ambitious offshore wind deployment targets. The association’s call came yesterday, 11 September, following the results of the UK Contracts for Difference (CfD) auction.

  • 30 April 2015
    Authorities & Government

    Nova Scotia Government introduced a legislation yesterday to ensure marine renewable energy projects are developed in a responsible manner to respect the environment and interests of local communities. The new legislation will increase consultation and provide for the safe, responsible and strategic development of the industry. “We need a clear and responsible path forward for developing […]

  • 14 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Following one of the most catastrophic environmental disasters in 2010, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, a growing pressure from the public drove Brussels to adopt the European Union Safety Directive in June 2013. The European member states were given until the 19th of July 2015 to transpose the provisions into […]

  • 7 January 2013

    Keith Anderson, the Chief Corporate Officer of Iberdrola in the UK and the head of ScottishPower Renewables, has warned that any delays to the Energy Bill will cause a standstill to several projects that are ready to start with the construction, the Herald Scotland news site writes. There are between 10 and 15 power plant […]

  • 20 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    Maersk decided to suspend the 2020 guidance on EBITDA pending more clarity on the market development.

  • 14 September 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Further development of the marine renewable energy sectors is absolutely dependent on continued support from Holyrood, Westminster and Brussels, said Jenny Hogan, Director of Policy at Scottish Renewables, at yesterday’s opening speech to Scottish Renewables Marine Conference.

  • 22 July 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    A further delay in providing clarity on support for renewables could ’cause damage to Scotland’s offshore wind and islands renewable energy projects’ according to Scotland’s Energy Minister Fergus Ewing. The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has postponed vital announcements on Contracts for Difference (CfD) until at least the autumn. DECC had previously committed […]

  • 29 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Attempts to compare subsidies for different energies in the UK are “apples to oranges” and muddle a skewed debate further, the CEO of the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) said today. With the European Commission preparing guidance on public intervention in energy markets, EWEA is calling for greater clarity and more transparency on public support. […]

  • 4 February 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Orkney MSP Liam McArthur has called on the Scottish Government to help provide clarity over future funding arrangements for the wave energy sector. During General Questions in parliament at the end of January, Mr McArthur asked Finance Secretary John Swinney for an update on progress with establishing the objectives and budget for Wave Energy Scotland. […]

  • 4 February 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Orkney MSP Liam McArthur has asked the Scottish Government to provide clarity over future funding for wave energy sector, urging Finance Secretary John Swinney to investigate why Aqumarine Power had not received due payments. During General Questions in parliament, McArthur asked Finance Secretary John Swinney for an update on progress with establishing the objectives and […]

  • 23 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    Although progress is being made for the upcoming implementation of the container weighing rules on July 1, it is clear that not all shippers will be ready to comply with the new International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) rule, according to shipping consultancy Drewry. A survey conducted by the consultancy found that confusion reigns over new container weighing rule with […]

  • 28 January 2010
    Project & Tenders

    Water monitoring results from the latest round of tests of the multi- million-dollar Fremantle dredging project have revealed that another Environmental Protection Authority guideline was exceeded… [mappress] Source: The West Australian, January 28, 2010;

  • 25 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    Within less than six months, new SOLAS container weighing rules will come into force and there is still a lack of information and harmonization at national level in the European Union. Therefore, the Federation of European Private Port Operators (FEPORT) has called on national authorities to develop guidelines in order to protect the efficiency of the […]