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Azerbaijan sends first gas export via TAP pipeline

By Bojan Lepic Azerbaijan has started commercial natural gas supplies to Europe via the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP). First gas reached Greece, Bulgaria as well as Italy via the Melendugno interconnection… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Port of Kiel opens new shore power facility at Ostseekai

By Naida Hakirevic Germany’s Port of Kiel has inaugurated the new shore power facility in an effort to reduce hundreds of tons of CO2 emissions and become one of the greenest ports in Europe. The post Port of Kiel opens new shore power facility at Ostseekai appeared first on Offshore Energy. Read Full Article Here…

CMA CGM’s LNG-powered giant calls at Dunkirk

By Adnan Bajic CMA CGM’s second LNG-powered 23,000 TEU containership, the CMA CGM Champs Elysees has called at Terminal des Flandres at the Grand Port Maritime of Dunkirk. Courtesy of CMA CGM It was the first call in France by a 23,000 TEU vessel powered by liquefied natural gas, CMA CGM said. The vessel joins…

Novatek opens Europe’s first carbon-neutral LNG station

By Adnan Bajic Novatek’s unit, Novatek Green Energy, has launched its first carbon-neutral LNG fueling station in Rostock, Germany. Illustration only (Courtesy of Novatek) Carbon neutral offsets from a carefully selected portfolio of emission reduction projects, including wind generation projects in developing countries, will be used to compensate for the LNG’s carbon footprint sold to…

Novatek begins LNG STS ops in Murmansk

By Adnan Bajic Russia’s largest independent natural gas producer and LNG operator, Novatek started ship-to-ship LNG transshipment operations near the port of Murmansk. Illustration only (Courtesy of Novatek) These operations have previously been performed in the area near the port of Honningsvag in northern Norway. Reuters noted that Norway initially faced pressure from the United…

New paper highlights BioLNG’s decarbonization potential

By Adnan Bajic BioLNG has been touted as the fuel that will enable the decarbonization of maritime and road transport. Illustration only (Courtesy of Port of Rotterdam) A joint paper issued by the European Biogas Association (EBA), Gas Infrastructure Europe (GIE), the Natural & Bio Gas Vehicle Association (NGVA Europe), and SEA-LNG, demonstrates the benefits…