Archive for the ‘Alternative Sources of Energy’ Category

Fuels of the future to decarbonize shipping

Fuels of the future to decarbonize shipping
. Fuels of the future to decarbonize shipping Ammonia and hydrogen are promising potential fuels of the future in a decarbonized shipping industry, which has to switch to alternative, zero carbon fuels in order to meet the targets set out in the initial IMO strategy on reduction of GHG emissions from...
October 18th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMO, Regulatory | Read More

IMO 2020 and alternative fuels symposium 17-18 October

IMO 2020 and alternative fuels symposium 17-18 October
IMO 2020 and alternative fuels symposium 17-18 October Key speakers: there will be panel discussions and opportunities for Q and A. Thursday 17 October 09:45 – 10:30 Member States’ perspectives of IMO 2020 implementation and enforcement • Mr. Nicholas Makar, Deputy Commissioner of Maritime...
October 15th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. joins the International Windship Association

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. joins the International Windship Association
. Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. joins the International Windship Association TOKYO – October 14, 2019: On the back of the recent AIP approval for the Wind Challenger, wind-assisted vessel design by Class NK, Tokyo headquartered MOL O.S.K. Lines Ltd today has announced that it is joining the International...
October 13th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Liner Shipping and Trade, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä Hybrid upgrades will save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for two offshore supply vessels

Wärtsilä Hybrid upgrades will save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for two offshore supply vessels
The ’Ocean Art’, one of two Atlantic Offshore vessels to be upgraded with a Wärtsilä Hybrid package. Copyright: Atlantic Offshore Wärtsilä Hybrid upgrades will save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for two offshore supply vessels Wärtsilä Corporation,  11 October 2019 at 9.30 am EEST The...
October 11th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

RINA Event Registration

RINA Event Registration
. RINA Event Registration Submit an abstract for LNG/LPG & Alternative Fuel Ships    29-30 January 2020, London, UK The search for alternative fuels in the marine industry is currently driven by an increasing environment awareness and new regulations to be adopted. RINA invites papers on all...
October 10th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects | Read More

VPLP design signs its first ocean transport ship equipped with Oceanwings® wings

VPLP design signs its first ocean transport ship equipped with Oceanwings® wings
VPLP design signs its first ocean transport ship equipped with Oceanwings® wings The naval architecture firm has reached a new milestone with the development of a 121-metre-long RORO vessel for transporting components of the Ariane 6 rocket from Europe to French Guiana. Equipped with four Oceanwings®,...
October 10th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Environment | Read More

“Wind Challenger” Design Acquires Preliminary Approval ~ Realizing Japan’s 1st Large Cargo Ship with ‘Sail’, Aiming at Reduction of GHGs ~

“Wind Challenger” Design Acquires Preliminary Approval  ~ Realizing Japan’s 1st Large Cargo Ship with ‘Sail’, Aiming at Reduction of GHGs ~
Certificate presentation ceremony – From Left: ClassNK Senior Executive Vice President Toshiyuki Shigemi, MOL Senior Managing Executive Officer Yoshikazu Kawagoe, Oshima Shipbuilding President Eiichi Hiraga “Wind Challenger” Design Acquires Preliminary Approval  ~ Realizing Japan’s 1st...
October 3rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies | Read More

Ocean Industry Associations to Gather at WOC Sustainable Ocean Summit

Ocean Industry Associations to Gather at WOC Sustainable Ocean Summit
Ocean Industry Associations to Gather at WOC Sustainable Ocean Summit World Ocean Council to Convene the 2nd Global Roundtable of Ocean Industry Association Leaders (ROIAL) at the SOS 2019 (Paris, 20-22 Nov, 2019) 26 September 2019 The 2nd Roundtable of Ocean Industry Association Leaders (ROIAL) will...
September 26th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released its Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships. Environmental regulations continue to tighten, and as the IMO has announced its goal to completely eliminate...
September 4th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment | Read More

SeaRenergy acquires engineering & permit specialist Elbe-1

SeaRenergy acquires engineering & permit specialist Elbe-1
.. SeaRenergy acquires engineering & permit specialist Elbe-1 Hamburg-based offshore service provider SeaRenergy has acquired Elbe-1, an engineering company that offers expertise and consultancy for design, certification and approval of offshore wind projects. Whereas SeaRenergy provides engineering,...
August 21st, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Mergers and Acquisitions, Technical, Technology | Read More

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