Archive for the ‘Energy’ Category

COPERNICUS Collaborative Vision for a Sustainable Ocean: Investment and Innovation for Ocean Data and Deliverables

COPERNICUS Collaborative Vision for a Sustainable Ocean: Investment and Innovation for Ocean Data and Deliverables
… COPERNICUS Collaborative Vision for a Sustainable Ocean: Investment and Innovation for Ocean Data and Deliverables High-Level Plenary Session Sponsored by WOC Member Mercator Ocean International to Explore Investment and Innovation Needs and Opportunities for Expanding Ocean Data Monitoring for...
November 21st, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Wanted: A Glimpse of the Ship of the Future. . . Headlines of the Week- November 20, 2019

Wanted: A Glimpse of the Ship of the Future. . .  Headlines of the Week- November 20, 2019
Wanted: A Glimpse of the Ship of the Future. . .  Headlines of the Week- November 20, 2019  The analysts’ numbers for shipyard productivity are in—and they are down.  Who can blame a shipowner for hesitating to commit to a starting point of $50 million per ship for a vessel whose requirements...
November 21st, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Trade and Commerce | 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

Simpson Spence Young (SSY) expands into energy derivatives broking

Simpson Spence Young (SSY) expands into energy derivatives broking
New hire – James Whistler, Head of Energy Derivatives, SSY Simpson Spence Young (SSY) expands into energy derivatives broking Leading independent shipbroker Simpson Spence Young (SSY) is launching a new energy derivatives service through its derivatives business SSY Futures Ltd., based in New York,...
November 21st, 2019 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Energy, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

Wärtsilä solutions chosen to upgrade efficiency and environmental performance of Norwegian fishing vessel

Wärtsilä solutions chosen to upgrade efficiency and environmental performance of Norwegian fishing vessel
Wärtsilä will upgrade the efficiency and environmental performance of the Norwegian fishing vessel ‘Brennholm’. Copyright: Gunnar Larsen Wärtsilä solutions chosen to upgrade efficiency and environmental performance of Norwegian fishing vessel Wärtsilä Corporation, 20 November 2019 at 12pm EET The...
November 20th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Fisheries, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Ship Conversions, Technology | Read More

Will history repeat itself? Callum MacPherson, Investec’s Head of Commodities comments on the upcoming OPEC meeting

Will history repeat itself? Callum MacPherson, Investec’s Head of Commodities comments on the upcoming OPEC meeting
Callum Macpherson Will history repeat itself? Callum MacPherson, Investec’s Head of Commodities comments on the upcoming OPEC meeting Callum MacPherson, Investec’s Head of Commodities “Over the last half of this year, the oil market has provided little cheer for the bulls. Even the attack on...
November 20th, 2019 | Energy, Markets, Oil Industry, Tankers | Read More

Foreship launches Hamburg business to grow in Germany

Foreship launches Hamburg business to grow in Germany
Olli Somerkallio has been appointed Managing Director of Foreship GmbH Foreship launches Hamburg business to grow in Germany  Leading naval architect and marine engineering company Foreship has announced plans to establish a new business entity in Germany, targeting January 1, 2020 as the launch date...
November 19th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Cruise Industry, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Person Profiles, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Naval Dome S-Model cyber protection introduced

Naval Dome S-Model cyber protection introduced
“The S-Model is something operators can use right now,” says Naval Dome’s Vice-President, Marketing, Paola Rossi Naval Dome S-Model cyber protection introduced No more waiting as Naval Dome unveils immediate security for ship, port and offshore operators To facilitate shipowner demand for an immediate...
November 19th, 2019 | Energy, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Bourbon Mobility enhances its maritime services with Moment on-board entertainment platform

Bourbon Mobility enhances its maritime services with Moment on-board entertainment platform
. Bourbon Mobility enhances its maritime services with Moment on-board entertainment platform Paris (France), November 19th, 2019 Bourbon Mobility, a world leader in offshore passenger transportation for the oil industry, has chosen to partner up with Moment to provide an entertainment offer on-board...
November 19th, 2019 | Energy, IT and Communications, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

WOC and WISTA to Sign MOU at Sustainable Ocean Summit 2019 (Paris 20-22 Nov)

WOC and WISTA to Sign MOU at Sustainable Ocean Summit 2019 (Paris 20-22 Nov)
  WOC and WISTA to Sign MOU at Sustainable Ocean Summit 2019 (Paris 20-22 Nov) WOC AND WOMEN’S INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING & TRADING ASSOCIATION (WISTA) TO SIGN MOU AT SUSTAINABLE OCEAN SUMMIT Partnership between World Ocean Council (WOC) and WISTA Will Advance Women’s Leadership in the Sustainable...
November 18th, 2019 | Associations, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

From Space to the Seas: Blue Worlds – The European Space Agency (ESA) Initiative Towards Space Projects Support for Sustainable Ocean Activities

From Space to the Seas: Blue Worlds – The European Space Agency (ESA) Initiative Towards Space Projects Support for Sustainable Ocean Activities
. Sustainable Ocean Summit 2019 (Paris, 20-22 Nov) From Space to the Seas: Blue Worlds – The European Space Agency (ESA) Initiative Towards Space Projects Support for Sustainable Ocean Activities  At the Sustainable Ocean Summit, the World Ocean Council (WOC) and ESA collaborate to create better...
November 15th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

American Club Member Alert (November 15, 2019)…

American Club Member Alert (November 15, 2019)…
American Club Member Alert (November 15, 2019)…  LOSS PREVENTION: GUIDANCE ON THE IMPLEMENTATION SCHEME FOR COMPLIANCE WITH THE 2020 MARINE FUEL OIL SULFUR CAP ISSUED BY THE MARITIME SAFETY AGENCY (MSA) OF THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA (PRC) NOVEMBER 15, 2019   LOSS PREVENTION: GUIDANCE...
November 15th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, P and I Clubs | Read More

IMO agrees a goal-based approach to help cut emissions

IMO agrees a goal-based approach to help cut emissions
Anna Ziou, Policy director at the UK Chamber of Shipping IMO agrees a goal-based approach to help cut emissions The IMO, which met in London this week to discuss how the shipping industry can continue to decarbonise, has agreed that a goal-setting approach is the best way to reduce carbon emissions in...
November 15th, 2019 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Pollution | Read More

The Tara Oceans mission reveals variations in plankton biodiversity and activity from the equator to the poles

The Tara Oceans mission reveals variations in plankton biodiversity and activity from the equator to the poles
.. The Tara Oceans mission reveals variations in plankton biodiversity and activity from the equator to the poles New results from the Tara Oceans expedition, led by a collaboration between the Tara Ocean Foundation and teams from the CNRS, EMBL, CEA, Sorbonne Université and Université Paris Science...
November 14th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | 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

Pinch me, the BDI is up nine points amid geopolitical mess

Pinch me, the BDI is up nine points amid geopolitical mess
John Faraclas Pinch me, the BDI is up nine points amid geopolitical mess The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) …”hit” back today and a …record of plus nine points was observed bringing same up to 1,354 points. The Geopolitics cannot be followed anymore and be prepared for everything… John...
November 12th, 2019 | Banking, Books, Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Finance, Markets, Military, Reports, Sanctions, Shipping Indices, Trade and Commerce | Read More

UK Chamber of Shipping: IMO should give clear direction on the preferred short-term measures to cut emissions

UK Chamber of Shipping: IMO should give clear direction on the preferred short-term measures to cut emissions
Anna Ziou, Policy director at the UK Chamber of Shipping No time to lose! The IMO should give clear direction on the preferred short-term measures to cut emissions The UK Chamber of Shipping has put tackling climate change at the top of its agenda. Shipping is six times more efficient than trucks and...
November 11th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, IMO, Organisations, Pollution | Read More

New report highlights health, nature and climate benefits of reducing ship speeds

New report highlights health, nature and climate benefits of reducing ship speeds
John Maggs New report highlights health, nature and climate benefits of reducing ship speeds Brussels, 11 November 2019. On the eve of the latest round of UN ship climate negotiations at the International Maritime Organisation in London, a new report published by Seas at Risk and Transport & Environment...
November 11th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 10 Nov 2019

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 10 Nov 2019
Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 10 Nov 2019 Hello and welcome to the week’s Transformation,  We focus again on the moves to monitor and reduce shipping’s emissions in this week’s instalment of the Transformation. Man Energy Solutions and Wessels are intent on...
November 10th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Press and Media | Read More

The thriving world of Offshore Innovation

The thriving world of Offshore Innovation
The thriving world of Offshore Innovation THE AUTONOMOUS FUTURE OF OFFSHORE PLATFORMS Bureau Veritas is helping the offshore industry to develop a safer, more productive future with updated guidelines and cyber notations, some of which apply to autonomous offshore platforms.     TECHNIPFMC...
November 8th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Drill ships, Energy, Press and Media | Read More

Northern Drilling’s West Mira first rig to receive DNV GL Battery (Power) Notation

Northern Drilling’s West Mira first rig to receive DNV GL Battery (Power) Notation
By incorporating batteries on-board, the ultra-deepwater semi-submersible West Mira can reduce the runtime of its diesel engines significantly. The rig is heading for operations on the Nova Field in the North Sea Northern Drilling’s West Mira first rig to receive DNV GL Battery (Power) Notation Bergen/Hamburg,...
November 8th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Drill ships, Energy | Read More

Market collapse continues with the BDI@1,428

Market collapse continues with the BDI@1,428
John Faraclas Market collapse continues with the BDI@1,428 The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 105 points thanks to the Capes’ three digit fall. Geopolitics still mess and Grammenos’ brigade continues its success on day two; John Faraclas’ brief recap: The BDI lost its 1,500 points threshold and let’s...
November 7th, 2019 | Banking, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Markets, Ship Demolitions, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition

probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition
Prokopakis probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition  probunkers takes part in the multi-stakeholder environmental partnership Athens, Greece, 7 November 2019 – probunkers has become member of the “Getting to Zero” Coalition.  Aiming to lead the change towards clean marine fuels through...
November 7th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Environment, LNG | Read More

Markets collapse but Grammenos’ brigade makes waves

Markets collapse but Grammenos’ brigade makes waves
John Faraclas Markets collapse but Grammenos’ brigade makes waves The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell down to 1,533 points  – minus 123 since yesterday proving the volatility, unsustainability and the difficult times ahead amid a perplexed Geopolitical environment; John Faraclas’ brief daily...
November 6th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Banking, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Finance, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible

Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible
Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible Our latest Maritime Forecast to 2050 uses a new model to look at how different policies impact the IMO’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emission goals. With contributions from vessel speed reduction, energy-efficiency measures, and alternative fuels,...
November 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More