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  • 11 April 2013

    The German Minister of Transport, Dr. Peter Ramsauer, stated that the federal German government is and remains a reliable partner in maritime alliance. “To keep Germany competitive as a maritime location, we will keep the tonnage tax in force. In doing so, we will ensure future-proof framework conditions for the maritime sector, which is a […]

  • 24 January 2011
    Business & Finance

    Key political decisions and legislation are in the cards for the wind energy industry this year. What exactly is in store and how might it impact the sector? The EU is due to publish its 2050 Roadmap to a Low-carbon Economy, which should show the benefits from a move to 30% greenhouse gas reductions over […]

  • 14 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    SIMEC Atlantis Energy has received the Green Economy classification newly introduced by the London Stock Exchange. The classification is for the listed companies that derive 50%+ of their activity from the Green Economy. Atlantis, a diversified energy company focusing on marine energy, waste-to-energy and hydro power, currently has more than 1,000MW in various stages of […]

  • 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 […]

  • 11 May 2016
    Technology

    Overspeed presented Wind & Economy, a new software for optimizing offshore wind farms, at this year’s Hannover Messe. The software is designed to reduce electricity production costs and to increase the effectiveness of the planning teams. In addition, the cost and energy output uncertainty is calculated for each wind farm variant in order to reduce the risks to later […]

  • 21 March 2005

    One of the great advantages of being involved in boating is the enormous variety of activities and products offered for everyone

  • 21 January 2015

    Limited economic growth potential and the slow pace of recovery of the global economy is only easing the pain in the global shipping industry to some degree, according to BIMCO.  While the industry continues to suffer from oversupply in the freight market, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has further cut the demand side estimates. In the recently […]

  • 24 January 2011
    Business & Finance

    Key political decisions and legislation are in the cards for the wind energy industry this year. What exactly is in store and how might it impact the sector? The EU is due to publish its 2050 Roadmap to a Low-carbon Economy, which should show the benefits from a move to 30% greenhouse gas reductions over […]

  • 20 March 2017

    After Avangrid Renewables, which recently built North Carolina’s first onshore wind farm, won the rights to develop an offshore wind project off Kitty Hawk for more than USD 9 million, the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) hailed the potential effect of the offshore wind industry on the state’s economy.

  • 12 April 2013
    Business & Finance

     Wind turbine OEMs and wind park operators are always looking to lower the cost of wind power production. An optimized turbine electrical drivetrain is one way to help lower these costs. At ABB, extensive experience in wind power generation combined with the company’s electrical drivetrain laboratories provide its customers with modeling, simulation and testing capabilities […]

  • 13 September 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has been named ‘Blue Economy Business of the Year’ at the European Commission’s Blue Economy Business Awards 2016.

  • 14 May 2014

    The Northern Territory budget handed down today recognises the growing importance of natural gas to the NT economy, the Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association (APPEA) said in a statement. APPEA’s Chief Operating Officer of Western Region Stedman Ellis said: “The contribution of natural gas to the development of the Northern Territory has never been clearer.” “The […]

  • 1 April 2011

    Qatar’s economy is expected to surge 19% this year on the back of country’s rising gas production and public spending, the Saudi American Ba…   (gulf times) [mappress] Source: gulf times, April 1, 2011;

  • 14 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has commented on the suggestion of a carbon charge for shipping made by the International Transport Forum, a think-tank affiliated to the OECD, saying that it questions why international shipping should accept a carbon price of USD 25 per tonne of CO2, as proposed by the ITF. This would be […]

  • 16 May 2014
    Research & Development

    Renewable energy alternatives and improvements in energy security through the introduction of Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) can positively impact Fiji and the Pacific region’s economies. This was highlighted by the Minister for Public Utilities (Water, Energy) Works and Transport Timoci Natuva during a presentation today on Sustainable Utilisation of Ocean Thermal Energy in the […]

  • 26 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    CARIS successfully held its 15th international user group conference in Brest, France during the week of June 2-5, 2014. CARIS 2014, which brought together CARIS users from all over the world, was the largest user conference to-date with approximately 170 delegates from 25 different countries and over 75 organizations in attendance. Delegates were engaged in […]

  • 7 November 2013
    Research & Development

    Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD ) is conducting a global forward-looking assessment of the ocean economy to 2030, with special emphasis on the development potential of emerging ocean-based activities. Ocean Energy Systems Implementing Agreement (OES) is collaboration with this OECD study, organising a workshop in Paris, in May next year, to explore the […]

  • 21 November 2011

    Economic growth in Angola will see a “significant push” in 2012, to close to two digits, due to the start of natural gas production, accordi… (macauhub) [mappress] Source: macauhub, November 21, 2011; Image: angola lng

  • 18 June 2017

    There is a popular game to play during team building – try to get a bucket full of water across an obstacle course without spilling any drops. In a way, it is the same with the circular economy. This idea promotes greater resource productivity. Cirkellab, a company from Dordrecht that promotes the circular economy, is […]

  • 10 July 2018

    The average price for spot liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargoes imported into Japan, contracted in the month of June, have rebounded after a drop in May. 

  • 20 March 2017

    After Avangrid Renewables, which recently built North Carolina’s first onshore wind farm, won the rights to develop an offshore wind project off Kitty Hawk for more than USD 9 million, the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) hailed the potential effect of the offshore wind industry on the state’s economy.

  • 21 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Poland is set to become one of the biggest centres in Europe for offshore wind, turbo-charging billions of Euros of investment, the Maritime Economy Forum Gdynia has heard. The investment will create a ‘boom’ in the offshore wind sector generating an estimated 77,000 jobs and EUR 14.1 billion for the economy by 2030, the forum has […]