Archive for the ‘Energy’ Category

Investment in Canadian battery production

Investment in Canadian battery production
Corvus Energy is investing to expand its battery manufacturing facility in Richmond, B.C. The company’s innovative multi-megawatt hour energy storage system ‘Blue Whale’ for large maritime vessels will begin shipping from the facility in early 2021. Investment in Canadian battery production Corvus...
March 25th, 2020 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Ltd. extends terminal towage service contract with Svitzer in Sakhalin, Russia, by ten years

Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Ltd. extends terminal towage service contract with Svitzer in Sakhalin, Russia, by ten years
Svitzer operating in Sakhalin, Russia. Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Ltd. extends terminal towage service contract with Svitzer in Sakhalin, Russia, by ten years COPENHAGEN, 23 March 2020: Svitzer, global towage operator and part of Maersk, is announcing a ten-year extension of its marine service...
March 23rd, 2020 | Energy, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Charting a Course for the Future at the International Wind Propulsion Forum

Charting a Course for the Future at the International Wind Propulsion Forum
MV Ankie – ventifoil Charting a Course for the Future at the International Wind Propulsion Forum A tail wind is strengthening in the industry when it comes to decarbonisation, with an increasing number of companies assessing, trialling and installing wind propulsion solutions and it was with that...
March 20th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Technical, Technology | Read More

Fugro winner in Carbon Trust’s Floating Wind Technology Acceleration Competition

Fugro and partners’ winning innovation will develop cost-effective condition monitoring software to characterise wear, corrosion and fatigue on mooring lines of floating wind turbine assets such as this one in the Atlantic ocean Fugro winner in Carbon Trust’s Floating Wind Technology Acceleration...
March 18th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | Read More

BioFouling and Offshore Renewable Energy

BioFouling and Offshore Renewable Energy
BioFouling and Offshore Renewable Energy BIOFOULING AND OFFSHORE RENEWABLE ENERGY – GLOFOULING PROJECT WEBINAR WOC Reaches Out to Engage Offshore Renewable Energy in Ocean re Solutions to Biofouling: Third GloFouling Project Webinar, 17 March 10 March 2020 The World Ocean Council (WOC) – the lead...
March 10th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Trish Skoglund Joins Crowley Fuels to Lead Sales and Supply for Alaska

Trish Skoglund Joins Crowley Fuels to Lead Sales and Supply for Alaska
Trish Skoglund Trish Skoglund Joins Crowley Fuels to Lead Sales and Supply for Alaska (ANCHORAGE, Alaska.; March 5, 2020) ­– Trish Skoglund has been appointed vice president of sales and supply for Crowley Fuels LLC, one of Alaska’s leading petroleum transportation, distribution and sales companies...
March 5th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Energy, Oil Industry, Person Profiles, Supply ships, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

UECC and GoodFuels kickstart three month biofuel trial

UECC and GoodFuels kickstart three month biofuel trial
The Autosky UECC and GoodFuels kickstart three month biofuel trial  ROTTERDAM, MARCH 05, 2020: Leading short sea ro-ro operator UECC and sustainable marine biofuel pioneer GoodFuels have launched a joint trial of GoodFuels Bio-Fuel Oil (MR1-100 or BFO) on UECC’s ro-ro vessel M/V Autosky, the companies...
March 5th, 2020 | Energy, Environment, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

IMO 2020 sulphur limit implementation – carriage ban enters into force

IMO 2020 sulphur limit implementation – carriage ban enters into force
The IMO HQ’s in London IMO 2020 sulphur limit implementation – carriage ban enters into force Consistent implementation of the IMO 2020 regulation which limits sulphur in ships fuel oil is enhanced from 1 March 2020, with the entry into force of a rule to ban the carriage of non-compliant...
March 2nd, 2020 | Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

Wärtsilä and partners to pursue greater fuel efficiency in major EU-funded project

Wärtsilä and partners to pursue greater fuel efficiency in major EU-funded project
The bow-mounted wing captures wave energy and dampens the ship’s motion. Wärtsilä and partners to pursue greater fuel efficiency in major EU-funded project Wärtsilä Corporation, 2 March 2020 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä, together with a consortium of six other industry...
March 2nd, 2020 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

NAMEPA Houston Event Receives Strong Industry Support

NAMEPA Houston Event Receives Strong Industry Support
Joe Hughes NAMEPA Houston event receives strong industry support Disruption in Maritime Industry Prompts High Participation, Support  for NAMEPA Houston Conference HOUSTON, TX – February 24, 2020 – Uncertainty and disruption in the maritime industry has drawn unprecedented support from corporate...
February 25th, 2020 | Climate, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Flagship Event of BlueGrowth

Flagship Event of BlueGrowth
Flagship Event of BlueGrowth “Emerging Maritime Startups in Greece” Flagship Event of BlueGrowth On March 9, at 17:30 the venue of the Piraeus Port Authority will host the Flagship Event of BlueGrowth “Emerging Maritime Startups in Greece”. The event has an objective to...
February 25th, 2020 | Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Fugro completes TenneT UXO risk mitigation project for Hollandse Kust Zuid

Fugro completes TenneT UXO risk mitigation project for Hollandse Kust Zuid
Fugro’s Geowing with three-dimensional steering capability, which successfully located ferrous targets within the project area of interest. Fugro completes TenneT UXO risk mitigation project for Hollandse Kust Zuid Fugro has successfully completed a second marine unexploded ordnance (UXO) risk mitigation...
February 25th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Construction, Energy, Environment | Read More

BIMCO Shipping Market Outlook Feb 2020: Oil Tankers and Macroeconomics

BIMCO Shipping Market Outlook Feb 2020: Oil Tankers and Macroeconomics
Peter Sand BIMCO Shipping Market Outlook Feb 2020: Oil Tankers and Macroeconomics  Macroeconomics: clear risks to global growth in 2020 Across the world, there are signs that global trade tensions are easing: the US and China have signed “Phase One” of a trade agreement, which – importantly –...
February 25th, 2020 | BIMCO, Chartering, Energy, Fixtures, Insight, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Reports, Tenders | Read More

Kallichoron receives the Gold Hellenic Responsible Business Award for its CSR&S Initiative

Kallichoron receives the Gold Hellenic Responsible Business Award for its CSR&S Initiative
Smilling faces, l to r: Maria Mavroudi and Carolina Alkalai Founders of Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel holding the award Kallichoron receives the Gold Hellenic Responsible Business Award for its Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Initiative “Kallichoron Room2Give” at Pireos 138 Benaki...
February 25th, 2020 | Awards, Climate, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, Events, Executive Travel, Food and Drink, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, People and Places, Tourism | Read More

The Poseidon Principles – Part 1 – Overview

The Poseidon Principles – Part 1 – Overview
The Poseidon Principles – Part 1 – Overview In April 2018, the International Maritime Organisation (the “IMO”), took the unprecedented step of committing the shipping industry to a long-term strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping, and to phase them...
February 24th, 2020 | Banking, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution, Shipfinance | Read More

SAL Heavy Lift Adopts Inatech’s ‘Smart Trader’ to Navigate IMO 2020 Marine Fuel Complexity

SAL Heavy Lift Adopts Inatech’s ‘Smart Trader’ to Navigate IMO 2020 Marine Fuel Complexity
.. SAL Heavy Lift Adopts Inatech’s ‘Smart Trader’ to Navigate IMO 2020 Marine Fuel Complexity Hamburg, 24th February 2020 – German fleet operator SAL Heavy Lift has hired Inatech, a unit of Glencore, to ensure compliance with new low-sulphur emissions rules and optimise bunker strategies. Inatech,...
February 24th, 2020 | Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

2020 Ocean Super Year – What Does It Mean for Business

2020 Ocean Super Year – What Does It Mean for Business
2020 Ocean Super Year – What Does It Mean for Business 2020 – “SUPER YEAR FOR THE OCEAN”: WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FOR THE GLOBAL OCEAN BUSINESS COMMUNITY? A Series of Major Ocean Events and Developments will Take Place This Year, with Important Implications and Opportunities for Ocean Industries 24...
February 24th, 2020 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World
. Your Transformation Update from Fathom World From Graig Eason:  Hello, I often hear that shipping has an image problem, that its value is underrated, and ships are quickly forgotten as they vanish over the horizon. A return to, or rather a move towards a new age of sail could help counter that. The...
February 23rd, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

IMO MEPC submission – Info document on Wind Propulsion

IMO MEPC submission – Info document on Wind Propulsion
ISWA’s Gavin Allwright IMO MEPC submission – Info document on Wind Propulsion  From Gavin Allwright, Secretary of International Windship Association (IWSA) Dear All, I would like to draw your attention to an IMO MEPC info document submission from the Comoros flag regarding wind propulsion...
February 21st, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Environment, News, Pollution | Read More

Arctic Heavy Fuel Oil Ban Inches Forward, but loopholes denounced as “outrageous”

Arctic Heavy Fuel Oil Ban Inches Forward, but loopholes denounced as “outrageous”
Arctic Heavy Fuel Oil Ban Inches Forward, but loopholes denounced as “outrageous” Draft regulation delays implementation of Arctic HFO ban unti 2029 London, Friday February 21, 2020:- NGOs and Indigenous groups today cautiously acknowledged progress by the International Maritime Organization (IMO)...
February 21st, 2020 | Arctic Shipping, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

EU policymakers witness shipping’s decarbonisation efforts on visit to the Port of Antwerp

EU policymakers witness shipping’s decarbonisation efforts on visit to the Port of Antwerp
The impressive Port Authority Building designed by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid, opened in 2016 EU policymakers witness shipping’s decarbonisation efforts on visit to the Port of Antwerp Decarbonisation measures being implemented by the European maritime sector were seen first-hand today...
February 21st, 2020 | Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

Low trust impedes digital currency plans, Tackling climate change: The role of banking regulation and supervision

Low trust impedes digital currency plans, Tackling climate change: The role of banking regulation and supervision
.. Low trust impedes digital currency plans, Tackling climate change: The role of banking regulation and supervision Thursday 20 February 2020 Vol.11 Ed.8.3 Commentary: Low trust impedes digital currency plans Negative interest rates and Europe’s faltering dream By John Orchard in London Lurking in...
February 20th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Climate, Energy, Environment, Reports | Read More

Key wind-assist propulsion installation starts North Sea operations

Key wind-assist propulsion installation starts North Sea operations
The maiden voyage of the Ankie using the 2 Ventifoils sailing on a trip for Wagenborg Key wind-assist propulsion installation starts North Sea operations Spijk, Netherlands – During the docking of the MV Ankie of Jan van Dam Shipping in January 2020 at the Royal Niestern Sander shipyard, the first...
February 17th, 2020 | Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Decarbonisation, 2020 fuel switchover and digital transformation at the forefront of Lloyd’s Register’s Hellenic Advisory Committee meeting

Decarbonisation, 2020 fuel switchover and digital transformation at the forefront of Lloyd’s Register’s Hellenic Advisory Committee meeting
Nick Brown, LR Marine & Offshore Director at the podium delivering his points Decarbonisation, 2020 fuel switchover and digital transformation at the forefront of Lloyd’s Register’s Hellenic Advisory Committee meeting Industry leaders gather at British Embassy in Greece to share insights on key...
February 14th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

How have shipowners benefitted from investing in green technology?

How have shipowners benefitted from investing in green technology?
Anastasia Papadopoulou How have shipowners benefitted from investing in green technology? by Anastasia Papadopoulou, partner, Keystone Law As of 1 January 2020, the cap of the sulphur limit in marine fuel has decreased from 3.5% to 0.5% in accordance with Annex VI of the International Convention for...
February 12th, 2020 | Energy, Environment, Insight, Legal, Technology | Read More