Search results for: decarbonisation

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  • 3 July 2019

    Heriot Watt University and Energy Technology Partnership are jointly hosting an event on decarbonising the blue economy. The event will take place on July 22, 2019, at Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation (ECCI). The event will provide more knowledge about understanding how we use combinations of new technologies, new industrial opportunities and new business models […]

  • 8 June 2020
    Business developments & projects, Infrastructure, Outlook & strategy, Transition, Vessels

    On the UN’s World Oceans Day, energy company Equinor is launching its ambitions for reducing own emissions from ships, detailing how the company will help decarbonise shipping.

  • 18 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    Decarbonisation results would be multi-decade declines in fleet capacity, earnings and asset prices across the affected sectors.

  • 15 May 2020
    Infrastructure, Outlook & strategy, Transition, Vessels

    The coronavirus pandemic is opening up many new opportunities for the shipping industry, Cristina Aleixendri, COO at bound4blue, said during a video conference hosted by SMM.

  • 27 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    Climate transition pathways could pose risks to the banks that hold USD 400 billion of global shipping debt, according to a research conducted by Carbon War Room (CWR) and University Maritime Advisory Service (UMAS). With the onset of climate policies as soon as 2023, a need for significant capital investment to keep vessels competitive is […]

  • 20 March 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development, Storage

    80% of power generation and 65% of total primary energy supply should come from renewables if global energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions are to be reduced by 70% by 2050 and completely phased-out by 2060, according to new findings released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). While the overall energy investment needed for decarbonising the […]

  • 16 April 2014
    Research & Development, Storage

    The Great Britain’s electricity grid can accommodate up to a 20% contribution from wind power without the need for significant upgrades to the system and using existing balancing mechanisms, according to a report published by the Royal Academy of Engineering (RAE). Beyond 20%, however, managing the system will become increasingly difficult and key long-term planning […]

  • 6 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Norsepower Oy: Wind power is ready to be a part of meeting Paris-aligned GHG reduction targets.

  • 16 April 2014
    Research & Development, Storage

    The Great Britain’s electricity grid can accommodate up to a 20% contribution from wind power without the need for significant upgrades to the system and using existing balancing mechanisms, according to a report published by the Royal Academy of Engineering (RAE). Beyond 20%, however, managing the system will become increasingly difficult and key long-term planning […]

  • 12 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    Zero emission vessels (ZEVs) are central to achieving the aim of decarbonisation, a new study finds.

  • 17 June 2020
    Environment, Infrastructure, IT & Software, Transition, Vessels

    Norwegian shipowner Eidesvik Offshore has signed an agreement with compatriot software provider Yxney Maritime to start using the Maress cloud-based system for data-driven decarbonisation of vessel operations.

  • 12 June 2014
    Authorities & Government

    The UK Shadow Energy Minister Tom Greatrex has expressed his party’s support for onshore wind, saying a future Labour government would not curtail its deployment if elected next year. He said a “significant contribution” from onshore wind is needed to meet the UK’s decarbonisation objectives. His comments contrast with those made by the Conservative party, […]

  • 8 February 2013
    Authorities & Government

    RenewableUK has welcomed the tabling of an amendment to the Energy Bill which would require the Government to set a decarbonisation target for the power sector in April 2014. The amendment was put forward by the Conservative MP Tim Yeo who chairs the Energy and Climate Change Select Committee, and the Labour MP Barry Gardiner, […]

  • 14 May 2020
    Business developments & projects, Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy, Research & Development, Transition

    Hydrogen has surged up the priority list of many oil and gas organizations, taking a primary position in the sector’s decarbonization efforts, according to a new report by DNV GL.

  • 17 July 2013
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Investors will receive further certainty today of how the government will support investment in new energy infrastructure through the Energy Bill, in order to keep the lights on and bills and emissions down. The draft Electricity Market Reform Delivery Plan, published today for consultation, provides detail on the support mechanism (long-term Contracts for Difference) and […]

  • 20 August 2019
    Business & Finance

    The charter deals are a part of the company’s drive to decarbonise shipping.

  • 3 February 2020
    Authorities & Government

    UK energy market regulator Ofgem launched its Decarbonisation Action Plan on 3 February 2020. The plan aims to ensure a path to UK’s net zero future, which includes supporting the development of an offshore grid to accommodate the UK offshore wind ambitions. The Decarbonisation Action Plan comprises nine actions that would lead to building a […]

  • 15 April 2020
    Business developments & projects, Collaboration, Environment, Infrastructure, Outlook & strategy, Research & Development, Technology, Transition, Vessels

    Houlder, a London-based design & engineering consultancy for the marine, energy and defence markets, has commenced work in partnership with PMW Technology on a study to evaluate the potential marine applications of carbon capture technology. PMW Technology is among the latest organisations to receive funding from the UK Government’s Department for Transport’s Transport-Technology Research Innovation […]

  • 29 May 2020
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Infrastructure, Innovation, Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy, Research & Development, Rules & Regulation, Technology, Transition

    Wintershall Dea believes that hydrogen from natural gas will be instrumental in the decarbonisation of energy system.

  • 5 May 2016

    A report by European Commission’s Joint Research Centre reveals that LNG as fuel, together with methanol, is the fuel best suited for the decarbonisation of the shipping sector. Alternative fuels have already entered the market with shipbuilders, engine manufacturers and classification societies introducing ships running on “cleaner” fuels. “Shipping is more fuel-efficient than road transport: […]

  • 4 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Palmer: The main challenge with zero emission vessels (ZEVs) would be the fuel storage, not machinery.

  • 3 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics, Rules & Regulation

    The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) said it supports the initial aim of the EU taxonomy framework to encourage private investors to prioritise green and sustainable investments by providing them a clear manual with common definitions.