Daily Archives: December 7, 2020

ABS issues hybrid power guidance

By Adnan Bajic The American Bureau of Shipping has issued its Guide for Hybrid Electric Power Systems for Marine and Offshore Applications. Illustration only (Courtesy of ABS) The guidelines focus on systems integrating electric power generation and storage technologies with conventional power generation. ABS noted that hybrid power systems have significant potential to contribute to…

Shearwater GeoServices lands Bay of Bengal seismic deal

By Amir Garanovic Seismic exploration company Shearwater GeoServices has secured a 3D seismic acquisition contract in India’s Bay of Bengal for oil and gas company Reliance Industries. The post Shearwater GeoServices… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Viva Energy brings in partners for Geelong LNG facility

By Adnan Bajic Australian energy company Viva Energy has selected and entered into memorandums of understanding (MOU) with two partners for the development of Geelong LNG facility. Courtesy of Viva Energy The partners comprise two consortia, the first being a partnership between ENGIE Australia & New Zealand and Mitsui & Co., and the second between…

Japan pushes ahead with ammonia as a shipping fuel of the future

By Jasmina Ovcina Japan is planning to introduce ammonia as fuel into the shipping industry and make it commercially available in the late 2020s as part of its efforts to go carbon-neutral by 2050. The solution was examined at today’s meeting of the fuel ammonia council, which was established back in October. The council is…

Vaalco concludes 3D seismic survey offshore Gabon

By Amir Garanovic Houston-based oil and gas company Vaalco Energy has completed the acquisition of new proprietary 3D seismic data over the entire Etame Marin block offshore Gabon. The post Vaalco concludes 3D… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today