Archive for the ‘Alternative Sources of Energy’ Category

HSH finances Europe’s largest wind farm – electricity for 500,000 households

HSH finances Europe’s largest wind farm – electricity for 500,000 households
Lars Quandel HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank as part of a syndicate of banks is financing Europe’s largest wind farm installation with an amount of Euro 500 million, the 650-MW Markbydgen ETT project in North Sweden. In addition to HSH Nordbank, the syndicate includes Nord LB, KfW IPEX, the EIB and Euler...
November 13th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Energy, Finance | Read More

WWEA and IWSA unite to promote uptake of wind technology in shipping

WWEA and IWSA unite to promote uptake of wind technology in shipping
The World Wind Energy Association and International Windship Association unite to promote uptake of wind technology in shipping BONN, GERMANY – November 2, 2017: The World Wind Energy Association (WWEA) has today announced a key strategic partnership with the International Windship Association...
November 2nd, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy | Read More

Make your voice heard at All-Energy 2018

Make your voice heard at All-Energy 2018
Packed conference hall for FM at AE2017 OFFSHORE WIND AND MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY EXPERTS: MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD AT ALL-ENERGY 2018 – CALL FOR PAPERS PUBLISHED Offshore wind and marine renewable energy will, as ever, feature strongly at All-Energy 2018. Next May’s show is the 18thin the annual...
October 23rd, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Exhibitions | Read More

FUGRO boosts offshore wind projects in Taiwan

FUGRO boosts offshore wind projects in Taiwan
The Fugro Equinbox Global experience at over 100 offshore wind farms has led to involvement for Fugro in the emerging offshore wind farm market in Taiwan.  Complementing its 30 years of experience offshore Taiwan, Fugro has completed geotechnical and geophysical surveys for feasibility studies, installation,...
October 13th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Technical, Technology | Read More

Elemed discussion at Limassol Port “electrification as the key to sustainable”

Elemed discussion at Limassol Port “electrification as the key to sustainable”
Snapshot from panel, elemed, Limassol event, 28/9/2017 Elemed discussion at Limassol Port “electrification as the key to sustainable port & shipping operations” The prospects of using electricity in marine transportation and the links with the renewable sources of energy, were the main areas...
October 5th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Wärtsilä to acquire Puregas Solutions

Wärtsilä to acquire Puregas Solutions
Wärtsilä Corporation,4 October 2017 at 9.30 am EEST –  The technology group Wärtsilä has reached an agreement to acquire Puregas Solutions, the Sweden based provider of turnkey biogas upgrading solutions. Puregas is a leading player in its field with subsidiary companies in Germany, Denmark,...
October 4th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

The BDI@1,328: learning to operate in turbulent waters

The BDI@1,328: learning to operate in turbulent waters
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost another 28 points since last Friday and now stands at 1,328 points; Geopolitics continue to get sour on all fronts everywhere on Planet Ocean. John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capers lost 67 points with the BCI now reading 2,671 points… The Panamaxes’...
October 2nd, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, European Union, Gas, Insight, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Russian developers to present Ocean Wave Energy Converter Project for Sustainable Power Supply at Neva-2017 Exhibition

Russian developers to present Ocean Wave Energy Converter Project for Sustainable Power Supply at Neva-2017 Exhibition
… Moscow headquartered Applied Technologies Company Ltd. has been developing the Float Wave Electric Power Station (FWEPS), an installation for ocean wave energy conversion to electricity with high productivity, efficiency and operation performance, applicable to meet a power requirement in different...
September 5th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMCA welcomes UK home office decision

IMCA welcomes UK home office decision
The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) welcomes the extension by the Home Office until 21 October 2018 of the concession to UK immigration rules concerning workers joining vessels engaged in the construction and maintenance of offshore wind projects. As noted by IMCA in June, IMCA welcomes...
September 1st, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy, HR, Immigration | Read More

ABB’s Onboard DC Grid enables integration of energy storage on specialized hybrid wind farm vessel

ABB’s Onboard DC Grid enables integration of energy storage on specialized hybrid wind farm vessel
Service Operation Vessel (SOV) ABB will optimize the safety and environmental credentials of a new Louis Dreyfus Armateurs wind farm Service Operation Vessel (SOV) by installing Onboard DC Grid power distribution to enable the cost-efficient integration of batteries. As an integral part of the power...
August 22nd, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

LR joins project to build world’s biggest sailing cargo ship

LR joins project to build world’s biggest sailing cargo ship
An image of Quadriga project ship model 17 August 2017 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has joined the Quadriga sustainable shipping project – an initiative from Hamburg-based Sailing Cargo, which aims to build the world’s biggest sailing cargo ship. The project outlines a plan to build a 170-meter...
August 17th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Automobiles, Car trade, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Killini Port towards green sustainable future

Killini Port towards green sustainable future
From the elemed event at Killini The ground-breaking pilot project establishing cold-ironing technology at Killini Port, was presented last Thursday (20/7/2017) at a special event, gathering together public officials, representatives from the local community and stakeholders from social and institutional...
July 24th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, European Union, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals | Read More

SeaRenergy to provide QHSE management & support for the HVAC…

SeaRenergy to provide QHSE management & support for the HVAC…
SeaRenergy to provide QHSE management & support for the HVAC export cable connection between BorWin Gamma platform and “Hohe See” windfarm SeaRenergy has been awarded by the EPIC contract holder & Chinese power cable manufacturer ZTT to provide QHSE services. The scope for QHSE management...
July 12th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | Read More

Thuraya IP M2M Service launched to connect the Internet of Remote Things

Thuraya IP M2M Service launched to connect the Internet of Remote Things
… The new service enables applications in utilities, logistics, oil and gas, and renewable energy DUBAI, UAE, 21 June, 2017 – Thuraya Telecommunications Company today announced the launch of the Thuraya IP M2M Service to support high volume, high throughput machine-to-machine (M2M) applications....
June 21st, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Gas, IT and Communications, Logistics, Oil Industry | Read More

FUGRO returns to Borssele Offshore Wind Farm Zone to conduct UXO survey

FUGRO returns to Borssele Offshore Wind Farm Zone to conduct UXO survey
Fugro has been awarded a joint contract with Boskalis for survey and identification of unexploded ordnance (UXO) in the Borssele Wind Farm Zone. The multimillion-Euro contract, for Dutch transmission systems operator TenneT TSO B.V., includes specialised survey and identification work in relation to...
June 19th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ocean Scientists and Subsea engineers gather in Aberdeen for milestone conference

Prof. John Watson Hundreds of delegates are expected to turn out for the 60th 2017 Oceans conference at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre which opens on Tuesday (June 19). Organised jointly by the IEEE Ocean Engineering Society (OES) and the Marine Technology Society (MTS), this will be the...
June 16th, 2017 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Construction, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology | Read More

London Tech Week – Maritime Tech: UK maritime technology – Smart Green Shipping

London Tech Week – Maritime Tech: UK maritime technology – Smart Green Shipping
There’s a popular view that the maritime sector is somehow stuck in its ways and resistant to change. But a quick look at some of the innovative and unique companies that make up the UK’s remarkably broad maritime sector would soon dispel that idea. To mark London Tech Week, Maritime UK has been...
June 15th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Aviation, Environment, News, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Two highly topical presentations at IMCA Europe & Africa region meeting

Two highly topical presentations at  IMCA Europe & Africa region meeting
Alan Macleay International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) members and guests attending the association’s Europe & Africa Region meeting at the Novotel Amsterdam Schiphol Airport on Tuesday 13 June will hear two highly topical presentations. The first by Evert van Herel, Project Manager of...
June 7th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Come aboard the sail cargo vessel Ceiba – Own part of the Sail Cargo Future

Come aboard the sail cargo vessel Ceiba – Own part of the Sail Cargo Future
In Costa Rica’s ecologically friendly corridor, a young cargo shipping company is seeking investors beginning June 1st, 2017. The Sociedad Anónima Ceiba restricted its early-bird share sales to affiliated individuals in order to maintain control before acquiring infrastructure. The fledgling S.A.,...
May 26th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Markets | Read More

‘GoodShipping Program’ hands cargo owners control of their carbon footprint

‘GoodShipping Program’ hands cargo owners control of their carbon footprint
Dirk Kronemeijer, CEO, GoodFuels AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS: MAY 24, 2017: A new ground-breaking initiative will hand cargo owners the opportunity to control and greatly reduce the carbon footprint of their ocean freight. The ‘GoodShipping Program’ enables ocean cargo owners with a quick, transparent...
May 24th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

Winner of All-Energy marine renewable energy investment challenge announced

Winner of All-Energy marine renewable energy investment challenge announced
Joachim Amland of Tidetec AS with Judith Patten of All-Energy The winner of the All-Energy Marine Renewable Energy Investment Challenge sponsored by Atlantis Resources was announced today (11 May) at the end of the plenary session: ‘The effects of Brexit on the renewable and low carbon energy sectors’. Tim...
May 11th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Awards, Energy, Environment, Events, People and Places | Read More

Finalists announced for All-Energy Marine Renewable Energy Investment Challenge

Finalists announced for All-Energy Marine Renewable Energy Investment Challenge
Tim Cornelius The five finalists in the All-Energy Marine Renewable Energy Investment Challenge, taking place on Wednesday 10 May on the first afternoon of the UK’s largest renewable and low carbon energy exhibition and conference being staged at Glasgow’s Scottish Event Campus (SEC – formerly...
May 9th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Awards, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Exhibitions, HR | Read More

Offshore wind’s role at ALL-ENERGY 2017

Offshore wind’s role at ALL-ENERGY 2017
Crowded aisle All-Energy 2016 Offshore wind has played an important role at All-Energy, the UK’s largest renewable and low carbon energy exhibition and conference, since the first event in the annual series was staged in 2001. This year is no exception for over 15.5 hours will be devoted to offshore...
May 4th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Germany’s most sustainably transported coffee arrives

Germany’s most sustainably transported coffee arrives
The “Avontuur” Organic coffee transported between continents by wind, the sailing cargo ship the Avontuur will arrive in Bremen, Germany on Earth Day 2017 signalling a foundational shift towards a truly sustainable shipping culture. Timbercoast, the owner of the Avontuur, with their partners...
April 15th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy | Read More

Corvus Energy to deliver battery solutions to cut emissions in Chinese ports

Corvus Energy to deliver battery solutions to cut emissions in Chinese ports
Corvus Energy’s Orca ESS to Power Multiple Hybrid RTG Cranes at Changshu Port Richmond, BC – April 13, 2017 – Corvus Energy is pleased to announce that it will provide Orca Energy lithium-ion energy storage systems (ESS) for four hybrid rubber-tired gantry cranes (RTGs) for CCCC Shanghai Equipment...
April 13th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More