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Fugro increases Houston laboratory advanced soil testing capacity

Fugro increases Houston laboratory advanced soil testing capacity
Fugro’s Houston laboratory is one of the largest private laboratories in the world and now has even more capacity to perform the testing needed to support the growing US offshore wind farm industry Fugro increases Houston laboratory advanced soil testing capacity Fugro’s Houston laboratory, one...
April 1st, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | 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

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

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

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

Capbreton goes green with all-electric passenger ferry.

Capbreton goes green with all-electric passenger ferry.
The “e-Boucarot” Capbreton goes green with all-electric passenger ferry. Capbreton, France (February 11, 2020) – Like many harbour communities, Capbreton is turning to green technologies to reduce pollution of its air and waterways.  The popular holiday destination on the Atlantic coast...
February 11th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 09 Feb 2020

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 09 Feb 2020
Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 09 Feb 2020 Hello!   This week we look at how France plans to use an EU focus on hydrogen to propel itself to the lead when it comes to the new hydrogen society. Shipping has a major role to play, and while one collaborative project in the south...
February 9th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Communication, Environment | Read More

The Sogestran group and the COMPAGNIE MARITIME NANTAISE – MN associate with NEOLINE for the forthcoming construction of its first transatlantic sailing freighter.

The Sogestran group and the COMPAGNIE MARITIME NANTAISE – MN associate with NEOLINE for the forthcoming construction of its first transatlantic sailing freighter.
… Nantes, February 4 th 2020, in parallel with the opening of the Euromaritime Exhibition focused on the ecological transition of the maritime economy, The Sogestran group and the COMPAGNIE MARITIME NANTAISE – MN associate with NEOLINE for the forthcoming construction of its first transatlantic...
February 4th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment | Read More

EDF and NEOLINE sign an agreement to value energy savings brought by the main wind propulsion of its sailing freighters.

EDF and NEOLINE sign an agreement to value energy savings brought by the main wind propulsion of its sailing freighters.
… A FIRST IN THE MARITIME WORLD: EDF and NEOLINE sign an agreement to value energy savings brought by the main wind propulsion of its sailing freighters. In December 2019, EDF and NEOLINE signed a specific agreement for the issue of Energy Saving Certificates (ESC) which confirms and enhances the...
February 4th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

KR publishes technical information on ammonia as an alternative marine fuel

KR publishes technical information on ammonia as an alternative marine fuel
KR publishes technical information on ammonia as an alternative marine fuel Korean Register (KR) has published important technical information on the use of ammonia as an alternative marine fuel, comparing it to other different types of carbon-neutral alternative fuels. The highly topical, free guide...
January 29th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies | Read More

Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics

Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics
Achilleas Papadionysiou (l) with John Faraclas (r) Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics Following John Faraclas’s June 18th 2018 interview by SBC TV, we continue with yet another live interview he gave on Greek and international shipping, geopolitics,...
January 26th, 2020 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Archaeology, Art and auctions, Awards, Banking, Books, Charity, Climate, Communication, Cruise Industry, EEZ, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Finance, Food and Drink, Health and Safety, Holidays, Immigration, Interviews, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Safety and Security, Shipfinance, Technology, WISTA - Women in Shipping | 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

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

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

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

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

European reset on climate change, Ensuring financial stability at a time of high global debt

European reset on climate change, Ensuring financial stability at a time of high global debt
.   European reset on climate change, Ensuring financial stability at a time of high global debt Tuesday 3 December 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.49.1 Commentary: European reset on climate change By David Marsh in London A ‘green deal for Europe’ is building momentum following massive public...
December 3rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Climate, Comment, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Finance, Pollution | Read More

The prestigious German Design Award 2020 given to Vindskip®

The prestigious German Design Award 2020 given to Vindskip®
… The prestigious German Design Award 2020 given to Vindskip® Vindskip®, developed by company Lade AS, Ålesund, Norway, is the winner of the German Design Award 2020 in the category Excellent Product Design – Conceptual Transport. Organised by the German Design Council and judged by an...
November 23rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Awards, Environment | Read More

Fugro unveils latest solutions at WindEurope Offshore

Fugro unveils latest solutions at WindEurope Offshore
SEAWATCH Wind LiDAR buoy collects vital metocean data for a nearby offshore wind farm Fugro unveils latest solutions at WindEurope Offshore Fugro will present its latest developments in site investigation tools and services to support the development of offshore wind farms (OWFs) at the WindEurope Offshore...
November 21st, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

BTG and GoodFuels preparing for major investment in bio-refinery to support shipping’s low carbon fuels demands

BTG and GoodFuels preparing for major investment in bio-refinery to support shipping’s low carbon fuels demands
BTG and GoodFuels preparing for major investment in bio-refinery to support shipping’s low carbon fuels demands Dutch technology group and sustainable marine fuel pioneer GoodFuels exploring options for joint investment  ENSCHEDE, 14 NOVEMBER, 2019 – More of the world’s international shipping...
November 14th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

EU-backed Wind-Assist Ship Propulsion Project Sets Sail on its Three-Year Voyage

EU-backed Wind-Assist Ship Propulsion Project Sets Sail on its Three-Year Voyage
EU-backed Wind-Assist Ship Propulsion Project Sets Sail on its Three-Year Voyage The WASP (Wind Assisted Ship Propulsion) project, funded by the Interreg North Sea Europe programme, part of the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to the tune of €5.4 million has been officially approved and launched....
November 1st, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Organisations | Read More

UK Chamber of Shipping calls for more hybrid ferries

UK Chamber of Shipping calls for more hybrid ferries
Victoria of Wight UK Chamber of Shipping calls for more hybrid ferries Tackling climate change is the number one priority for the UK Chamber of Shipping and yesterday (28 October 2019) Chief executive Bob Sanguinetti visited Wightlink in Portsmouth where he was shown their state-of-the-art hybrid ferry. Victoria...
October 29th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More