Archive for the ‘Alternative Sources of Energy’ Category

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

FUGRO completes two key tasks on Gwynt y Môr

FUGRO completes two key tasks on Gwynt y Môr
The Q1400 trenching system on its launcher, alongside a Fugro FCV 3000 ROV Fugro has undertaken two key tasks at the Gwynt y Môr offshore wind farm, successfully completing the trenching and burial of inter-array cables for CT Offshore and providing unexploded ordnance (UXO) survey support. Once complete,...
September 10th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Construction, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Cuxhaven: The North Sea base port for offshore wind

Cuxhaven: The North Sea base port for offshore wind
Cuxhaven Port Association members present themselves at the WindEnergy fair Hamburg/Cuxhaven, 9 September 2014 – Members of the Cuxhaven Port Association (HWG) will exhibit at the WindEnergy fair from 23 to 26 September in Hamburg, among them the Cuxhaven Economic Development Agency, AMBAU GmbH, Cuxport...
September 9th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy | Read More

Falcon helps Japan harness offshore wind

Falcon helps Japan harness offshore wind
After Japan’s 50 nuclear reactors closed following the Fukushima disaster, wind is now seen as an important alternative energy source. But in a crowded and mountainous country the search for sites must go offshore, with floating turbines the main option in the deep waters off the rugged coastline. It...
September 1st, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy, Technology | Read More

HSH Nordbank finances two solar park…

HSH Nordbank finances two solar park…
HSH Nordbank finances two solar park portfolios in the south of  France HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank is providing finance to its long-standing client, GP  JOULE Group of Reussenkröge, for the two solar park portfolios Aquitaine and Biscaya in  the south of France. The portfolios, which were developed...
August 7th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Energy, Finance | Read More

All-Energy move to Glasgow meets with positive feedback

All-Energy move to Glasgow meets with positive feedback
Getting close to to exhibits to examine them in detail is a great advantage of visiting All-Energy News that the fifteenth show in the annual All-Energy series of exhibitions and conferences is to be held in Glasgow, and which opens nine months today, has been met with enthusiasm, resulting in half of...
August 6th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Exhibitions, Shipfinance | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Energy appoints Mark Bassett to strengthen safety capability…

Lloyd’s Register Energy appoints Mark Bassett to strengthen safety capability…
Lloyd’s Register Energy appoints Mark Bassett to strengthen safety capability for global nuclear industry. Nuclear role supports organisation’s global nuclear aspiration to become a leading Technical Support Organisation (TSO) benefiting nuclear plant operators, builders, owners, and regulatory...
July 30th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Energy, HR, Person Profiles, Technology | Read More

Offshore Energy 2015

Offshore Energy 2015
Indeed is worth joinig this exceptional event. Herebelow the statement/announcement by the organisers: Offshore Energy 2015 13 & 14 October 2015 I Amsterdam RAI We are pleased to announce that next year’s Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference will be held on 13 & 14 October 2015. Save...
July 18th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Exhibitions, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Supply ships | Read More

Lloyd’s Register to class BC Ferries’ three gas-fuelled ‘Intermediate Class’ newbuildings

Lloyd’s Register to class BC Ferries’ three gas-fuelled ‘Intermediate Class’ newbuildings
  BC Ferries LNG-fuelled passenger ferry BC Ferries “pleased” to have Lloyd’s Register on board for LNG-fuelled passenger ferries BC Ferries has awarded Remontowa Shipbuilding S.A. of Gdansk, Poland contracts totalling $165 million to build three new ‘Intermediate Class’ ferries....
July 16th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Emissions, Energy, LNG, Markets, News, Oil Spill, Pollution, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Another cougar for wind power

Another cougar for wind power
Cougar XT Compact, fitted with Innovatum’s Smartrak system, brings power to inshore survey work in strong currents and tidal flows. Demand from the offshore wind industry has led Innovatum to add a second Saab Seaeye Cougar XT Compact to its ROV fleet. This comes as Innovatum’s reputation grows...
July 15th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

OSBIT Power supplies quadrant handling system to Technip Offshore Wind

OSBIT Power supplies quadrant handling system to Technip Offshore Wind
Osbit Power (OP) headquartered in Riding Mill, Northumberland, has successfully supplied a bespoke cable handling system to Technip Offshore Wind, in support of its cable installation operations at Dong Energy’s Westermost Rough offshore wind farm. The quadrant system allows safe and efficient deployment...
July 4th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More