Archive for the ‘Energy’ Category

Lloyd’s Register and TenneT sign a new five-year inspection contract for North Sea converter platforms.

Lloyd’s Register and TenneT sign a new five-year inspection contract for North Sea converter platforms.
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s Lloyd’s Register and TenneT sign a new five-year inspection contract for North Sea converter platforms. Following a competitive tender process, Lloyd’s Register’s Inspection Services team has secured a significant contract win with TenneT, a leading European...
January 23rd, 2020 | Classification Societies, Energy, News, Oil Platforms and Rigs | Read More

China’s thirst for crude oil pushes Brazil’s December exports to all-time high

China’s thirst for crude oil pushes Brazil’s December exports to all-time high
Peter Sand China’s thirst for crude oil pushes Brazil’s December exports to all-time high Brazilian crude oil exports hit a record high in December 2019 with a total 8.7 million tonnes of crude oil exported, as China continues to turn to Brazil for crude. Annual export volumes grew by 5% compared...
January 22nd, 2020 | BIMCO, Energy, Oil Industry | Read More

LOC Renewables hosts International Workshop on Offshore Wind Energy (IWOWE) in China

LOC Renewables hosts International Workshop on Offshore Wind Energy (IWOWE) in China
DR RV Ahilan LOC Renewables hosts International Workshop on Offshore Wind Energy (IWOWE) in China LOC Group was pleased to jointly host a workshop with Harbin Engineering University (HEU),  Ocean University of China and City, University of London in Qingdao, China, on 18 and 19 December 2019. The event...
January 22nd, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Technical, Technology | Read More

Panalpina, now part of the DSV Panalpina Group, recognised as an ‘A lister’ for its efforts to combat climate change

Panalpina, now part of the DSV Panalpina Group, recognised as an ‘A lister’ for its efforts to combat climate change
. Panalpina, now part of the DSV Panalpina Group, recognised as an ‘A lister’ for its efforts to combat climate change Panalpina, which was acquired by DSV in 2019, has been commended for its climate action, achieving a place on non-profit CDP’s ‘A List’ for climate change, based on the...
January 21st, 2020 | Climate, Energy, Environment, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

Fugro wins geotechnical site investigation contract off the Dutch coast

Fugro wins geotechnical site investigation contract off the Dutch coast
. Fugro wins geotechnical site investigation contract off the Dutch coast Following last year’s geotechnical contract for the Hollandse Kust (west) Offshore Wind Farm Zone, Fugro has been awarded a geotechnical site investigation contract for the Ten noorden van de Waddeneilanden Wind Farm Zone...
January 16th, 2020 | Construction, Energy, Environment | Read More

WOG engages with ChangeNow Summit 2020

WOG engages with ChangeNow Summit 2020
WORLD OCEAN COUNCIL (WOC) ENGAGES WITH CHANGENOW SUMMIT 2020 (PARIS, 30 JAN-1 FEB) WOC Partners to Advance Solutions and Innovations for the Planet 14 January 2020 The World Ocean Council (WOC) is honoured to become Ambassador Partner to ChangeNOW Summit, the impact-accelerator event designed to bring...
January 14th, 2020 | Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

FinCo Fuel Group and GoodFuels join forces to accelerate renewable fuels

FinCo Fuel Group and GoodFuels join forces to accelerate renewable fuels
. FinCo Fuel Group and GoodFuels join forces to accelerate renewable fuels DORDRECHT, 6 JANUARY, 2019 – FinCo Fuel Group, active in the downstream energy market with a broad portfolio of fuel products, has expanded its network with the acquisition of a majority stake in GoodNRG, holding company...
January 6th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | Read More

Low sulphur fuel prices rise USD 165 per MT through December in Singapore

Low sulphur fuel prices rise USD 165 per MT through December in Singapore
Low sulphur fuel prices rise USD 165 per MT through December in Singapore Very-Low Sulphur Fuel Oil (VLSFO) prices have risen to USD 710 per metric tonne in Singapore on 2 January 2020, a price increase of 30%, when compared to 2 December 2019. The newly implemented IMO2020 Sulphur Cap marks a milestone...
January 3rd, 2020 | BIMCO, Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Capes’ triple-digit fall brings the BDI below the 1,000 point threshold!!

Capes’ triple-digit fall brings the BDI below the 1,000 point threshold!!
John Faraclas Capes’ triple-digit fall brings the BDI below the 1,000 point threshold!! Yesterday’s headline from this medium on the 2020 being an Annus Horribilis was spectacularly proven verbatim right today with the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) losing 114 points. At 976 sends the message: tough times...
January 2nd, 2020 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Insight, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

IMES’ 12th Maritime Congress on Thursday the 9th of January 2020 in Athens’ War Museum

IMES’ 12th Maritime Congress on Thursday the 9th of January 2020 in Athens’ War Museum
The 12th Maritime Congress “2020. A wind of change in shipping Finance & Green Shipping. Do the Charters demand or prefer Green Vessels. What are The Shipping Finance Alternatives in 2020?” will take place on Thursday the 9th of January 2020 in Athens’ War Museum. Registration at 09:30...
January 2nd, 2020 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

U.S. wades into Baltic and Black Sea pipeline politics

U.S. wades into Baltic and Black Sea pipeline politics
U.S. wades into Baltic and Black Sea pipeline politics At a Glance… In its efforts to reduce Russian leverage over Europe, the U.S. has enacted legislation imposing sanctions on foreign companies involved in constructing Russian-sponsored gas pipelines in the Baltic and Black Seas. Authors: Leigh...
January 2nd, 2020 | Energy, Legal | Read More

FEPORT welcomes the Green Deal for Europe and its potential to mainstream sustainability into all EU policies

FEPORT welcomes the Green Deal for Europe and its potential to mainstream sustainability into all EU policies
. FEPORT welcomes the Green Deal for Europe and its potential to mainstream sustainability into all EU policies As promised in her political Guidelines, Commission President von der Leyen presented her Green Deal for Europe on December 11th, 2019. The Communication sets very ambitious objectives for...
December 24th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

New edition of Offshore Vessel Management and Self Assessment (OVMSA) published by OCIMF

New edition of Offshore Vessel Management and Self Assessment (OVMSA) published by OCIMF
.. New edition of Offshore Vessel Management and Self Assessment (OVMSA) published by OCIMF 20 December 2019 – (LONDON) The Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF), a voluntary association of 112 oil companies, has today published an updated edition of its Offshore Vessel Management and...
December 20th, 2019 | Books, Energy | Read More

Poseidon Med II builds the first SBBT in the Mediterranean region

Poseidon Med II builds the first SBBT in the Mediterranean region
SSBT vessel design Poseidon Med II builds the first SBBT in the Mediterranean region The Semi-Ballastable Barge Transporter (SBBT) is officially underway at the ROSETTI MARINO Spa shipyard of Ravenna, as part of the European co-financed Poseidon Med II project, and due for delivery in 2020. The SBBT,...
December 20th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, LNG, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

European Ports welcome Europe’s Green Deal Ambition

European Ports welcome Europe’s Green Deal Ambition
Frans Timmermans [Photo: EPA-EFE/DANIEL DAL ZENNARO]European Ports welcome Europe’s Green Deal Ambition 19 December 2019 The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO)  welcomes Europe’s ambition as enshrined in the European Green Deal published on 11 December, to become the world’s first climate...
December 19th, 2019 | Associations, Energy, Environment, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

WOC membership continues strong growth in 2019

WOC membership continues strong growth in 2019
World Ocean Council  membership continues strong growth in 2019 A Diverse Range of Companies from Around the World and Across the Sectors This Year Joined the WOC – the Global Blue Economy Business and Investment Organization 19 December 2019 In 2019 the following companies and organizations...
December 19th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Organisations | Read More

Shipping sector proposes USD 5 billion R&D board to cut emissions

Shipping sector proposes USD 5 billion R&D board to cut emissions
. Shipping sector proposes USD 5 billion R&D board to cut emissions Global shipping sector announces $5billion R&D fund to eliminate CO2 emissions • The international shipping community has today announced plans to form a new non-governmental Research & Development organisation to pave...
December 18th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, BIMCO, Emissions, Environment, Intercargo, International Chamber of Shipping, Intertanko | Read More

Shipping at COP25: Full speed ahead towards full decarbonisation

Shipping at COP25: Full speed ahead towards full decarbonisation
Simon Bennett, Shipping at COP25: Full speed ahead towards full decarbonisation Today at COP 25, the UN Climate Change Conference, in Madrid, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA), and the Spanish Shipowners’ Association (ANAVE) organised...
December 13th, 2019 | Associations, Climate, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, International Chamber of Shipping | Read More

The European shipping industry welcomes the European Green Deal

The European shipping industry welcomes the European Green Deal
Martin Dorsman The European shipping industry welcomes the European Green Deal  The European shipping industry fully welcomes the unveiling of the European Green Deal by the European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen at the European Parliament today. “It is an ambitious plan that Europe...
December 11th, 2019 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology

SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology
SAL Heavy Lift becomes world’s first with new emissions reduction technology Hamburg, 11 December 2019 SAL Heavy Lift sets itself as a green-tech front runner and becomes the first shipping company in the world to adopt a new hydrogen/methanol technology to its fleet. With significant emission reductions...
December 11th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

probunkers receives The Sustainability Award at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019

probunkers receives The Sustainability Award  at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019
Probunkers’ CEO Alexander Prokopakis with Lloyd’s Register’s Marine & Offshore Regional Manager, South Europe, Theodosis Stamatelos probunkers receives The Sustainability Award  at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019 Athens, Greece, December 10th 2019 – probunkers...
December 10th, 2019 | Awards, Bunkering, Energy, Environment, Events, LNG | Read More

Bureau Veritas joins the Coalition for Maritime Environmental and Energy Transition

Bureau Veritas joins the Coalition for Maritime Environmental and Energy Transition
‘Christophe Chauviere, Marine Chief Executive, France for Bureau Veritas formally signs the coalition agreement alongside Elizabeth Borne, Minister for the Ecological Transition. On the left side of Mrs Borne sits Jean-Philippe Bonnet, Délégué régional Méditerranée chez RTE Réseau de Transport....
December 9th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, News | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 9 Dec 2019

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 9 Dec 2019
. Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 9 Dec 2019 Hello and welcome to the week’s Transformation, There’s a unique project looking to form deep sea shipping’s CO2 emissions into frozen projectiles that can be dropped from the ship and into deep ocean seafloor sediment that...
December 9th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, IT and Communications, Oceanology | Read More

European reset on climate change, Signs point to global recession, and more

European reset on climate change, Signs point to global recession, and more
. European reset on climate change, Signs point to global recession, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW  Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 2-6 December 2019, Vol.10 Ed.49 Most-Read Commentary European reset on climate change: A ‘green deal for Europe’ is building...
December 7th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment | Read More

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou awarded as International Personality of the Year at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou awarded as International Personality of the Year at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019
Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou Tototheo Maritime co-CEO, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou awarded as International Personality of the Year at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019 Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, has been awarded as International Personality of the Year at the 16th Lloyd’s List...
December 7th, 2019 | Awards, Energy, Environment, Events, IT and Communications, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More