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  • 5 December 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment

    The carbon pollution from five coal plants could be eliminated in North Carolina if wind power is developed off the North Carolina coast, according to a new analysis by Environment North Carolina Research and Policy Center. The report comes right as Congress considers whether to renew tax credits critical to wind development. “Wind energy is […]

  • 31 January 2012

      Nissan Motor Co., Ltd unveiled the Nichioh Maru, an energy efficient coastal car carrier which will transport completed vehicles and parts on one of Japan’s main maritime shipping routes. The Nichioh Maru, newly built by Shin Kurushima Dockyard Co., Ltd., has installed solar power panels for the first time on a coastal ship in […]

  • 30 June 2020
    Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy, Transition, Vision

    The COVID-19 pandemic has been an eventful time during which many steps were taken by governments, political organizations, the EU, and oil companies to plan a faster, more efficient, and more impactful energy transition. Here we look at a sequence of events working in favour of the transition to greener energy during the coronavirus pandemic.

  • 16 June 2020
    Innovation, Technology, Vessels

    Engine developer WinGD has unveiled a new technology designed to slash methane emissions and cut fuel consumption in its X-DF dual-fuel engines. The launch of Intelligent Control by Exhaust Recycling (iCER) is the first development to be introduced as part of X-DF2.0, WinGD’s second-generation dual-fuel engine platform. The iCER system delivers enhanced combustion control through […]

  • 4 November 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    A ‘Green Bond’ which would allow savers to generate returns from the growth of the UK’s renewable energy sector should be launched by the next UK Government, the head of the sector’s trade body in Scotland has said. The plan was outlined today (Tuesday, November 4) at the launch of Scottish Renewables’ blueprint for the […]

  • 4 November 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    A ‘Green Bond’ which would allow savers to generate returns from the growth of the UK’s renewable energy sector should be launched by the next UK Government, the head of the sector’s trade body in Scotland has said. The plan was outlined today (Tuesday, November 4) at the launch of Scottish Renewables’ blueprint for the […]

  • 12 December 2010
    Business & Finance

      Europe can meet its 2050 ambition of reducing its CO2-emissions by 80 per cent compared to 1990, in a faster and more cost-efficient way if natural gas plays a significant part in the energy mix going forward. In a report initiated by a group of experienced gas players in Europe and delivered to the […]

  • 4 February 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Hafren Power – which plans to build an 18km (11 mile) tidal power station across the Severn Estuary to generate zero carbon electricity – pledged to work with all stakeholders to protect ports and wildlife. Tony Pryor, Hafren Power’s Chief Executive, said: “We will deliver green, safe, secure and ultimately the cheapest electricity for Britain […]

  • 30 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    On June 28th the Fincantieri shipyard in Castellammare di Stabia (Naples) saw the launching of the “F.-A.-Gauthier”.  She is the latest generation ferry that Fincantieri is building for Société des traversiers du Québec (STQ), a Québec Government Corporation that operates in maritime passenger transport. The ship’s name, “F.-A.-Gauthier”, is in honour of Félix-Adrien Gauthier, mayor of […]

  • 4 May 2012

    SCOD Presents the US Coast Guard Sea Eagle; The Ultra Green Homeland Security vessel that’s tough on the bad guys, but kind to the Ecology. The first Coast Guard Cutter to provide extensive surveillance, on , above and below the ocean. The E Class Search and Rescue Sea Eagle with Helipad and underwater ROV (Remote […]

  • 2 October 2012

    Planning of the new terminal for liquefied natural gas (LNG) at the Port of Gothenburg is in full flow. During the summer, Vopak and Swedegas signed an agreement, which now also has been signed by the Port of Gothenburg. The three parties are now turning their attention to the market to investigate the level of […]

  • 23 June 2020
    Certification & Classification, Environment, Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics, Regulation & policy, Transition, Vessels

    Europa 2, a cruise ship operated by Germany-based cruise line Hapag-Lloyd Cruises, has had its cold ironing connection certified by the classification society DNV GL.

  • 3 July 2018
    Rules & Regulation

    ICS voiced its fierce opposition to the concept of mandatory operational efficiency indexing of individual ships.

  • 10 October 2012

    A consortium headed by Wärtsilä has been awarded a turnkey contract to build a 573 MW tri-fuel power plant in Jordan. When completed, it will be the world’s largest tri-fuel power plant capable of utilizing natural gas, heavy fuel oil and light fuel oil as its main fuels. Initially, the plant will operate on heavy […]

  • 20 April 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Moving from carbon-intensive fossil fuels to more sustainable forms of energy is an area of major focus in the Netherlands as it is across Europe, but investing in energy transition involves navigating complex regulatory systems and bridging crucial knowledge gaps. On 28 November 2019, the European Parliament declared a global climate and environmental emergency. MEPs, […]

  • 10 June 2014

    In 2012, almost 40% of total energy-related CO2 emissions resulted from electricity generation. About three-fourths of those power sector emissions occurred from burning coal, the most carbon-intensive fuel. Policies to reduce CO2 emissions could result in less consumption of coal in favor of natural gas, which emits about 40% as much CO2 per kilowatt hour […]

  • 22 April 2020
    Environment, Exploration & Production, Research & Development, Storage, Technology, Transition, Vision

    The study commissioned by DeepGreen examines how we can source the massive amount of mineral resources required for a wholesale move away from fossil fuels with the least amount of damage to the planet. As calls for a transition to renewable energy and electric transport grow louder in the face of increasing global climate chaos, […]

  • 3 February 2020
    Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    The National Hydrogen Centre (CNH2) and the Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN) will boost the collaboration of their infrastructures and resources in the production of hydrogen from renewable energies as an energy vector in the marine field and in sea applications. The National Hydrogen Centre and the Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands […]

  • 25 February 2015
    Authorities & Government

    The European Commission’s Energy Union proposal to establish post-2020 legislation for renewables is a clear signal to investors that Europe is open for business on zero-carbon energy, said the chief executive officer of the European Wind Energy Association. The Vice President for Energy Union Maros Sefcovic plans to put forward a Renewable Energy Package as soon […]

  • 29 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) named its first LNG-ready ultra-large container vessel at Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI), Mokpo South Korea today. With a loading capacity of 18,800 TEU, the DNV GL classed vessel M.V. ‘Barzan’ will be the largest in UASC’s fleet to date and will set new standards for fuel and energy efficiency, due to […]

  • 31 December 2012

    API released a new report detailing the oil and natural gas industry’s massive spending on environmental performance. “Investment in our communities and our environment are critical to our operations. Since 1990, our members have spent a quarter of a trillion dollars on environmental protection,” said API Howard Feldman, director of regulatory and scientific affairs API […]

  • 13 July 2020
    Environment, Infrastructure, Transition, Vessels

    Norwegian transportation company The Fjords has taken delivery of its second all-electric passenger ship, Legacy of The Fjords.