Archive for the ‘Alternative Sources of Energy’ Category

Nuclear-powered icebreaker 50 Let Pobedy opens cruise season to the North Pole

Nuclear-powered icebreaker 50 Let Pobedy opens cruise season to the North Pole
Icebreaker50 Let Pobedy Nuclear-powered icebreaker 50 Let Pobedy (50 Years of Victory) owned by FSUE Atomflot has left the port of Murmansk on her voyage to the ‘top of the world’, the company’s press office said. The 25th season of tourist cruises started on June 4. The first voyage...
June 5th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Arctic Shipping, Associations, Chartering, Company Profiles, Cruise Industry, Environment, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Tourism, Weather | Read More

ACTA ORION provides firts reference for ACO Marine’s new Clarimar MF range

ACTA ORION provides firts reference for ACO Marine’s new Clarimar MF range
Partner Stocznia shipyard in Police, Poland. ACO Marine has won an order to supply its new range Clarimar MF waste water treatment system for installation aboard Acta Orion, the state-of-the-art wind farm support vessel (WFSV) under construction for Acta Marine at the Partner Stocznia shipyard in Police,...
May 27th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) Newsletter –

Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) Newsletter –
George Hatzioannou EIRA, Volume 3 Issue 4 is out  in a special April 2015 Newsletter. The post Easter Oil/Energy geopolitical saga getting more and more …interesting: In this issue, Greece Tsipras plays Russian card to pressure EU, American LNG for Europe, panacea or delusion; Would Craiova become...
May 13th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Gas, Gas Carriers, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs | Read More

ALL-ENERGY 2015 pulls out all the stops

ALL-ENERGY 2015 pulls out all the stops
Fergus Ewing MSP, Minister for Business, Energy and Tourism in the Scottish Government on his tour around the show proving that seeing products and meeting people is what events are all about All-Energy, the UK’s largest renewable energy exhibition and conference, proved it could pull out all the stops...
May 12th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Finance, Gas, Gas Carriers, HR, LNG, Logistics, LPG, Markets, Mining, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Stock Markets, Supply ships, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

FUGRO completes of one offshore wind industry’s…

FUGRO completes of one offshore wind industry’s…
MV Bucentaur FUGRO COMPLETES OF ONE OF OFFSHORE WIND INDUSTRY’S LARGEST EVER GEOTECHNICAL CAMPAIGNS AT HORNSEA PROJECT ONE Fugro has successfully completed one of the largest seabed investigation campaigns in the history of the offshore wind industry in preparation for DONG Energy’s 1.2 gigawatt...
April 23rd, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Drill ships, Energy, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO provides crucial info for wind farm developers…

FUGRO provides crucial info for wind farm developers…
mv Bucentaur FUGRO PROVIDES CRUCIAL INFORMATION FOR WIND FARM DEVELOPERS IN THE NETHERLANDS Fugro has been contracted by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency, part of the Ministry of Economic Affairs, to execute the geotechnical site investigation and geological modelling of sites I and II of the future...
April 15th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Drill ships, Energy, News, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Transparency pressures and uptake in alternative energy sources…

Transparency pressures and uptake in alternative energy sources…
TRANSPARENCY PRESSURES AND UPTAKE IN ALTERNATIVE ENERGY SOURCES IDENTIFIED AS CATALYSTS TO SUSTAINABILITY PROGRESS SSI report highlights developments across sustainability challenges and opportunities over the last three years Singapore,  14 April 2015 – The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI),...
April 14th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Environment | Read More

UK-based Severn Offshore Services names its new FCS 2610

UK-based Severn Offshore Services names its new FCS 2610
Ryan Hopkins, Director Severn Offshore Services, Bethan Woods (his partner), in between their daughter Maggy Woods Fast Crew Supplier Severn Provider ready for offshore markets 26m Damen Twin Axe catamaran for UK-based Severn Offshore Services Today the naming ceremony took place for Severn Offshore...
March 30th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy, Environment, Events, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) Newsletter March 2015

Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) Newsletter March 2015
Donna Hatzioannou Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) latest Newsletter for March  2015 is now available herebelow and given the importance of the issues covered, we eagerly expect to read your comments, evaluation  and points. Energy to all intents and purposes, as the latest news have it,...
March 17th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Consumers Market, Energy, Environment, Gas, HR, News, Oil Industry, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

Hat-trick of wins for ABP and partners…

Hat-trick of wins for ABP and partners…
l2r: Neil Franklin of Rollits, Tracy Windle on behalf of Alan Johnson MP, Mark Jones from Hull City Council and ABP Director Humber, John Fitzgerald (image courtesy of Hull Daily Mail Hat-trick of wins for ABP and partners highlights confidence in renewable technology across the Humber The Hull Daily...
March 6th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Awards, Construction, Energy, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HSH Nordbank finances second wind farm in Finland

HSH Nordbank finances second wind farm in Finland
Patrick Miljes HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank has provided project finance for the second wind farm in Finland. The Bank made long-term finance of some EUR 45.2 million available to the second part of the Ylivieska Pajukoski project, consisting of seven Vestas V126 turbines with a hub height of 137 meters...
February 25th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Energy, Finance | Read More

The Year of the Ship…err the Sheep has something to offer:…a plus two for the ailing BDI…

The Year of the Ship…err the Sheep has something to offer:…a plus two for the ailing BDI…
London – The Baltic Exchange At least from what they say things should start to calm down during the Year of the Sheep. Friendlier people, diplomatic success in resolving issues, calmer situations following the Arab Spring; better weather and the markets might get better. We shall see, as if the...
February 19th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Breaking News, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Events, Holidays, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Religion, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

IMCA at EWEA Offshore: a members pavilion and a CMID seminar

IMCA at EWEA Offshore: a members pavilion and a CMID seminar
A CMID underway Offshore renewable energy is playing an ever-increasing role in the working schedules of many members of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) so this year IMCA has put together a pavilion at EWEA OFFSHORE in Copenhagen, the world’s largest offshore wind energy event....
February 18th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, News, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Record number sign-up for All-Energy 2015 as registration opens

Record number sign-up for All-Energy 2015 as registration opens
Both Professor Sir Jim McDonald and Fergus Ewing MSP (seen here meeting in the aisles at All-Energy 2014) will be amongst the opening plenary session speakers on 6 May. Well over 500 people from over 20 countries registered to attend All-Energy, the UK’s largest renewable and sustainable energy exhibition...
February 12th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Coastal Shipping, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Gas, Gas Carriers, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Supply ships, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Continued success for Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines with yet another order to power icebreaking LNG carriers

Continued success for Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines with yet another order to power icebreaking LNG carriers
Altogether, Wärtsilä has been contracted within the past twelve months to supply 90 dual-fuel engines to fifteen of these Arc 7 ice-class LNG carriers for the Yamal project. Wärtsilä Corporation, 11 February 2015 at 10 am EET – Five new Arc 7 design ice-class LNG carriers being built at the...
February 11th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK invests in the Wind Energy Institute of Tokyo

ClassNK invests in the Wind Energy Institute of Tokyo
Noboru Ueda Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) has further strengthened its renewable energy activities by agreeing to form a capital alliance with the Wind Energy Institute of Tokyo Inc. (WEIT) (President and Representative Director: Akihiro Suzuki)...
January 28th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, News | Read More

All-Energy 2015 Conference call for papers

All-Energy 2015 Conference call for papers
Ministers at All-Energy 2014’s opening plenary session The call for papers for All-Energy 2015, the UK’s largest renewable energy exhibition and conference, being held at the SECC, Glasgow onWednesday 6 and Thursday 7 May 2015, is now open at www.all-energy.co.uk/Conference/speakandconnect, with...
October 15th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Supply ships | Read More

Conference Notes: Capital Link Global Commodities, Energy & Freight Forum AND Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Forum

Conference Notes: Capital Link Global Commodities, Energy & Freight Forum AND Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Forum
Nicolas Bornozis introducing the London event and welcoming speakers and delegates Highlights from Capital Link’s 6th Annual Global Commodities, Energy & Freight Forum is now available on our website. Archive of the Forum’s audio webcast & presentation:http://forums.capitallink.com/shipping/2014derivatives/index.htmlConference...
October 13th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Arctic Shipping, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Drill ships, Energy, Events, Gas, Gas Carriers, Icebreakers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Supply ships, Tankers | Read More

Innovations in Wave Power (Technical Insights)…

Innovations in Wave Power (Technical Insights)…
 Innovations in Wave Power (Technical Insights) – Moving Towards Reliable and Cost Effective Wave Technologies This study provides a technology overview of wave power, the drawbacks in the technology, along with a detailed analysis of the technology value chain.The study also discusses in detail...
October 8th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Reports | Read More

ClassNK Establishes New Renewable Energy Department

ClassNK Establishes New Renewable Energy Department
Noboru Ueda Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) has announced the establishment of a new Renewable Energy Department. This new department which began operations on 1 October 2014 will oversee a diverse range of activities related to renewable energy,...
October 1st, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

£5 million investment to strengthen Port of Grimsby’s position as hub for offshore wind

£5 million investment to strengthen Port of Grimsby’s position as hub for offshore wind
l-r Dave Good, ABP Supervising Engineer_ Mike Sellers ABP Port Manager Grimsby & Immingham_ Jason Ledden, DONG energy_ Richard Simpson, Ravestein A £5 million investment in a new lock system at Associated British Ports’ (ABP) Port of Grimsby will make its Royal Dock more attractive to energy companies...
September 29th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Gastech 2015 in Singapore on 27-30 October

GASTECH CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION is the leading event for the international oil & gas industry and a global meeting place for energy professionals working in the natural gas cycle. Gastech attracts over 20, 000 attendees commercial and technical trade visitors, 500 trade exhibitors, 250 C-Level...
September 24th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Drill ships, Energy, Gas, Gas Carriers, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Supply ships | Read More

Greencarrier introduces environmental-friendly vehicles…

Greencarrier introduces environmental-friendly vehicles…
Greencarrier Freight Services Poland introduces more environmentally-friendly vehicles for Hennes & Mauritz Greencarrier Freight Services Poland is introducing dual fuel vehicles to help clothing company Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) reduce its carbon footprint. Greencarrier has been working...
September 24th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Automobiles, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

Rising LPG exports to support VLGC rates

Rising LPG exports to support VLGC rates
A worker checks cylinders of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG). Photo: PA Expanding LPG exports, especially out of the US Gulf, would support freight rates for very large gas carriers at over $100/tonne, said IHS Waterborne Energy. (source: IHS) As of yesterday, the Baltic Exchange assessed freight rates...
September 11th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Chartering, Energy, Environment, Fixtures, LPG, Markets, News, Shipping Indices | Read More

ReVolt – DNV GL offer a glimpse at the next generation of short sea shipping

ReVolt – DNV GL offer a glimpse at the next generation of short sea shipping
The unmanned, battery powered vessel ‘ReVolt’ could revolutionise short sea shipping. Hamburg 11th September 2014 – The increasing stress placed on land based logistic networks is driving the search for alternatives. One of the most promising is short sea shipping; therefore researchers...
September 11th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Exhibitions, Liner Shipping and Trade, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Short-sea shipping, Technical, Technology | Read More