Archive for the ‘Alternative Sources of Energy’ Category

GL Garrad Hassan: Policy and grid shape wave and tidal risk profile

GL Garrad Hassan: Policy and grid shape wave and tidal risk profile
London/UK, 27 February 2013 – GL Garrad Hassan has carried out new analysis questioning the perception that the risk profile of wave and tidal projects is primarily driven by technical challenges. The work was launched today as part of RenewableUK’s Annual marine energy report: “Conquering...
February 27th, 2013 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Books, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

Bladed celebrates its 20th Birthday

Bladed celebrates its 20th Birthday
Dr. Andrew Garrad celebrates Bladed birhday Vienna/Austria, 6 February 2013 – At the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) Conference in Vienna, GL Garrad Hassan marked the 20th anniversary of the launch of Bladed, the wind turbine design software trusted and used by manufacturers and certification...
February 6th, 2013 | Alternative Sources of Energy | Read More

GL Systems Certification joins WindMade

Hamburg/Brussels/Vienna, 5 February 2013 – GL Systems Certification has joined WindMade as one of its accredited verifying partners. The certification body of classification society Germanischer Lloyd thereby commits itself to supporting the WindMade label by aiding in the development of the label. The...
February 5th, 2013 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies | Read More

GL Garrad Hassan and GL Renewables Certification at EWEA 2013:

GL Garrad Hassan and GL Renewables Certification at EWEA 2013:
a picture from the Bladed software system GL Garrad Hassan and GL Renewables Certification at EWEA 2013: Meet GL Garrad Hassan’s and GL Renewables Certification’s experts at presentations and poster sessions Vienna/Austria, 4 February 2013 – GL Garrad Hassan and GL Renewables Certification...
February 4th, 2013 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy | Read More

11th Hamburg Offshore Wind Conference: Challenges and Progress of German Offshore Wind Projects

11th Hamburg Offshore Wind Conference:  Challenges and Progress of German Offshore Wind Projects
Hamburg/Germany, 30 January 2013 – German offshore wind projects – the current accomplishments, technical challenges and future opportunities, these topics and many others surrounding them will be discussed at GL Garrad Hassan’s 11th Hamburg Offshore Wind Conference (HOW) on 20-21 February...
January 30th, 2013 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

GL Garrad Hassan supports Japanese investment in the offshore wind market

Hamburg/Germany, 28 January 2013 – GL Garrad Hassan has supported Mitsubishi Corporation (Mitsubishi) in making a major investment in the European offshore wind sector by providing strategic advice and technical due-diligence as part of a wider structure advisory team. Mitsubishi, Japan’s...
January 28th, 2013 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

GL RC Releases New Guideline for the Certification of Offshore Wind Turbines

Hamburg/Germany, 25 January 2013 – GL Renewables Certification (GL RC) has published its new “Guideline for the Certification of Offshore Wind Turbines”. This guideline was compiled by GL Renewables Certification in cooperation with its Wind and Marine Energy Committee. The new guideline,...
January 25th, 2013 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies | Read More

ESPO Concerned About Obligation to Equip Core Ports with LNG Facilities

The Commission launched today the so-called ‘Clean Fuel for Transport Package’. This consist of a Communication on a European alternative fuels strategy and a proposed Directive on the deployment of alternative fuels infrastructure. An accompanying document describes the action plan for the development...
January 24th, 2013 | Alternative Sources of Energy, LNG, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Pathways toward Low Carbon Shipping

Høvik: Possible pathways to reduce CO2 emissions from shipping are published in a new DNV Research & Innovation position paper, giving directions for more environmentally friendly seaborne trade.   The shipping sector is quickly becoming responsible for an increased part of the world’s carbon...
January 24th, 2013 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies | Read More

SeaRenergy receives order for transportation and installation of two offshore wind

SeaRenergy Offshore has been selected by Siemens for the transportation and\installation of two HVDC converter platforms for the offshore wind cluster BorWin 2 and HelWin 1 in the North Sea. The platforms which consist of a base frame and a topside shall be towed from Nordic Yards in Wismar and Warnemünde...
January 11th, 2013 | Alternative Sources of Energy | Read More

Ports welcomes the world’ first purpose built wind turbine installation vessel into Hartlepool

Ports welcomes the world’ first purpose built wind turbine installation vessel into Hartlepool
the MPI Adventure PD Ports has welcomed the world’s first purpose built wind turbine  installation vessel into the Port of Hartlepool.  This is first time PD Ports has handled  a vessel of this size at the Port of Hartlepool.  The MPI Adventure arrived at the Port in late December to  commence...
January 10th, 2013 | Alternative Sources of Energy, News | Read More