Archive for the ‘Alternative Sources of Energy’ Category

Jumbo and GoodFuels partner to take sustainable Bio-Fuel Oil to the offshore support market

Jumbo and GoodFuels partner to take sustainable Bio-Fuel Oil to the offshore support market
. Jumbo and GoodFuels partner to take sustainable Bio-Fuel Oil to the offshore support market AMSTERDAM, 19 AUGUST, 2019 – Leading global heavy lift shipping and offshore transportation and installation contractor Jumbo, and the world’s first commercial, sustainable marine biofuel company...
August 19th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Energy | Read More

Damen installs solar panels at Dutch shipyards

Damen installs solar panels at Dutch shipyards
an aerial view of Damen Shipyards with the solar panels visible on the roof top Damen installs solar panels at Dutch shipyards As part of its ongoing commitment to sustainability, Damen Shipyards Group is having solar panels installed at a number of its Dutch yards. Collectively, the installations will...
August 6th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | Read More

Danfoss adds North American footprint for electrification and expands in the on-highway market

Danfoss adds North American footprint for electrification and expands in the on-highway market
Danfoss adds North American footprint for electrification and expands in the on-highway market   After receiving final approval, Danfoss has announced the closing of the deal to acquire all outstanding common shares of UQM Technologies, Inc., a developer of alternative energy technologies.  UQM is...
August 1st, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | Read More

Marine and logistics company, Williams Shipping, is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2019.

Marine and logistics company, Williams Shipping, is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2019.
All the Directors and partners. Jonathan Williams (MD Logistics), Victoria Williams, Ulla Williams, Philip Williams (MD Marine), Colin Williams (Director) Heather Williams, Chris Williams (Director – Willbox), Emily Walden, Mary Williams, Eric Williams (Chairman) Marine and logistics company, Williams...
July 30th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Energy, Events, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, People and Places, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

From Aspirational to Feasible to Practical

From Aspirational to Feasible to Practical
From Aspirational to Feasible to Practical – the pathway to Zero-Emissions Shipping  Peering into the future – the near future, not the distant future – we see the beginnings of a pathway towards a goal that some believe is only aspirational: a zero-emissions shipping industry. It...
July 24th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Pollution | Read More

DNV GL supports 2020 sulphur compliance with online Ship Implementation Plan

DNV GL supports 2020 sulphur compliance with online Ship Implementation Plan
Sample vessel in DNV GL’s web-based Ship Implementation Plan application DNV GL supports 2020 sulphur compliance with online Ship Implementation Plan Oslo, 18 July 2019: As the days count down to the entry into force of the 2020 0.5% sulphur cap, preparation is key. DNV GL offers a free web-based application...
July 24th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

Save the date – Symposium on IMO 2020 and Alternative Fuels (17-18 October 2019)

Save the date – Symposium on IMO 2020 and Alternative Fuels (17-18 October 2019)
. Save the date – Symposium on IMO 2020 and Alternative Fuels (17-18 October 2019) IMO is hosting a Symposium on IMO 2020 and Alternative Fuels  on Thursday, 17 October and Friday, 18 October 2019 in the Main Hall at IMO Headquarters, London, United Kingdom.  This one and half day symposium aims...
July 23rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Shelton far outside the mainstream, Central banks and climate change

Shelton far outside the mainstream, Central banks and climate change
. Shelton far outside the mainstream, Central banks and climate change Commentary: Shelton far outside the mainstream By Mark Sobel in Washington In a recent Washington Post article, Judy Shelton – one of President Donald Trump’s nominees for the Federal Reserve board – called for an internationally...
July 23rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Climate, Comment, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Finance, Markets, News, Pollution, Reports | Read More

Bureau Veritas joins the International Windship Association

Bureau Veritas joins the International Windship Association
.. Bureau Veritas joins the International Windship Association PARIS – July 15, 2019: The decarbonisation drive is gearing up to be the defining issue faced by the shipping sector in the coming decades and the industry is searching for low carbon and zero emissions technologies that will deliver on...
July 15th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment | Read More

SAVE THE DATE for our Alternative Fuels Online Conference

SAVE THE DATE for our Alternative Fuels Online Conference
SAVE THE DATE for our Alternative Fuels Online Conference Mark your calendar for our Alternative Fuels Online Conference 09:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon CEST 25 September 2019 Add to your calendar To provide an overview of the technical and regulatory landscape of the many alternative fuels, DNV GL will hold...
July 4th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, LNG | Read More

The Bulletin: Living in a world on fire

The Bulletin: Living in a world on fire
The Bulletin: Living in a world on fire Summer 2019 Vol.10 Ed.3 Living in a world on fire: Climate crisis requires action now In 1992 Al Gore published Earth in the Balance, his first book on global warming. He wrote, ‘We can believe in the future and work to achieve it and preserve it, or we...
July 1st, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Banking, Climate, Energy, Environment, Finance, Reports | Read More

Societe Generale signs Poseidon Principles

Societe Generale signs Poseidon Principles
.. Societe Generale signs Poseidon Principles SOCIETE GENERALE SIGNS POSEIDON PRINCIPLES PROMOTING SHIPPING INDUSTRY DECARBONISATION Societe Generale announces it is one of the founding signatories to the Poseidon Principles in collaboration with the Global Maritime Forum, and in league with a significant...
June 18th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Finance, Pollution, Shipfinance | Read More

IMCA to stage Marine Renewable Energy seminar

IMCA to stage Marine Renewable Energy seminar
Captain Andy Goldsmith IMCA to stage Marine Renewable Energy seminar The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is to hold a Marine Renewable Energy Seminar on 25 September in Amsterdam (Novotel Schiphol Airport). With the theme ‘Working together for safe and efficient operations’ this day-long...
June 3rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Africa Blue Economy – WOC and German-African Business Day Collaborate

Africa Blue Economy – WOC and German-African Business Day Collaborate
Africa Blue Economy – WOC and German-African Business Day Collaborate World Ocean Council and German-African Business Association Work Together to Advance the Blue Economy in Africa 29 May 2019 “Blue Economy for Africa’s Growth” is the focus of the German-African Business Association’s 6th...
May 29th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Climate, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Mark Prendergast to retire from Harris PYE engineering group in May 2020

Mark Prendergast to retire from Harris PYE engineering group in May 2020
Mark Prendergast Mark Prendergast to retire from Harris PYE engineering group in May 2020 Mark Prendergast, Chief Executive Officer of Harris Pye Engineering Group, a Joulon company has announced that he is to retire on 30 May 2020. The Harris Pye Engineering Group, global specialists in the provision...
May 23rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Company Profiles, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Gas, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Person Profiles, Ship Conversions, Shiprepair, Supply ships, Technical | Read More

Offshore Wind Dream Teams in All-Energy conference

Offshore Wind Dream Teams in All-Energy conference
The ORE Catapult stand acted as a magnet in 2018 Offshore Wind Dream Teams in All-Energy conference Offshore wind features heavily in next week’s All-Energy exhibition and conference being held at Glasgow’s SEC on 15 and 16 May, with 7.5 hours devoted to five sessions sponsored by Shepherd and Wedderburn...
May 9th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Solar energy to power GAC Dubai’s warehouses

Solar energy to power GAC Dubai’s warehouses
GAC Logistics Park in the Jebel Ali Free Zone Solar energy to power GAC Dubai’s warehouses Combined production equivalent to energy needed to power 20,000 households over 20-year project lifetime Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 7 May 2019 – GAC Dubai is installing over 15,000 high-efficiency...
May 7th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

Survitec prepares for market growth with offshore restructure and new offerings

Survitec prepares for market growth with offshore restructure and new offerings
Survitec prepares for market growth with offshore restructure and new offerings Survitec has restructured its offshore division to better serve customers with assets operating in the oil, gas and wind (renewable) energy sectors. The reorganization of the business unit coincides with renewed activity...
May 6th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Company Profiles, Energy | Read More

Yacht Club de Monaco and Torqeedo team up to eliminate fossil fuels at Monaco Solar & Energy Boat Challenge

Yacht Club de Monaco and Torqeedo team up to eliminate fossil fuels at Monaco Solar & Energy Boat Challenge
Monaco Yacht Club de Monaco and Torqeedo team up to eliminate fossil fuels at Monaco Solar & Energy Boat Challenge Principality of Monaco (April 30, 2019) – The Yacht Club de Monaco has thrown down the gauntlet for the sixth annual Monaco Solar & Energy Boat Challenge, banning all fossil...
April 30th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

The European project DURABLE will apply drones and robots to boost the deployment of renewable energies

The European project DURABLE will apply drones and robots to boost the deployment of renewable energies
.. The European project DURABLE will apply drones and robots to boost the deployment of renewable energies DURABLE has a budget of € 3.9M and it is financed by the Interreg Atlantic Area Program. The project launch meeting takes place today in Bidart (France). Alerion Technologies, Lortek S. Coop and...
April 26th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Aviation, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Registration open for ALL-ENERGY and Co-located DCARBONISE

Registration open for ALL-ENERGY and Co-located DCARBONISE
Busy aisles at All-Energy 2018 It’s ‘all systems go’ for the 19th All-Energy, the UK’s largest renewable and low carbon energy exhibition and conference, and the new co-located Dcarbonise 2019. Both will be held at Glasgow’s SEC on Wednesday 15 and Thursday 16 May.  Free registration for...
March 25th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Exhibitions | Read More

Offshore union RMT raises concerns over the impact on workers from today’s Government offshore wind energy strategy

Offshore union RMT raises concerns over the impact on workers from today’s Government offshore wind energy strategy
Mick Cash  Offshore union RMT raises concerns over the impact on workers from today’s Government offshore wind energy strategy   Offshore energy union RMT today raised concerns over the impact on workers from the Government’s Offshore Wind Energy Industrial Strategy which was published this...
March 7th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | Read More

DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard Wind Propulsion System

DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard Wind Propulsion System
Seppo Liukkonen, Principal Surveyor, DNV GL (centre), presenting the first-ever type approval design certificate for onboard wind propulsion system, to Jarkko Väinämö, Norsepower CTO (right), and Otto Valkeisenmäki, Norsepower Certification Engineer (left). HELSINKI – 5 March 2019: Norsepower...
March 5th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Awards, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

FUGRO to apply specialist geodata services in a return to Hollandse Kust (Zuid) wind farm development

FUGRO to apply specialist geodata services in a return to Hollandse Kust (Zuid) wind farm development
… Fugro has been awarded a further substantial marine site characterisation project off the Dutch Coast. This is the largest geotechnical site characterisation programme tendered by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO.nl, part of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy) and will...
February 27th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, News | Read More

US-China deal raises critical questions, Greening the financial system

US-China deal raises critical questions, Greening the financial system
US-China deal raises critical questions, Greening the financial system Commentary: US-China deal raises critical questions By Mark Sobel in Washington Washington has announced that it has reached an understanding with Beijing on a stable renminbi. The conditions for stability are ripe. Trump’s...
February 26th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Finance, Markets, Pollution, Trade and Commerce | Read More