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Shell’s shipping study confirms LNG as transition fuel

Rate this article By Mirza Duran A Shell study released on Tuesday exploring how the shipping industry is working to slash its emissions has confirmed LNG as one of the main transition fuels. For illustration only (Image: Shell) The report named “Decarbonizing Shipping: All Hands on Deck” is a joint research by Shell and Deloitte….

COSL Drilling eyes new North Sea contract for semi-sub rig

Rate this article By Nermina Kulovic COSL Drilling Europe has signed a letter of intent for the use of COSLInnovator rig on the Norwegian Continental Shelf starting early next year. The post COSL Drilling eyes new North Sea contract… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Fastwater partners to explore commercialisation of methanol as green marine fuel

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic A consortium of Europe’s maritime research and technology leaders have launched the Fastwater project to demonstrate the feasibility of retrofit and newbuild vessels to operate on methanol as a pathway to fossil-free shipping. With funding from the European Commission, Fastwater will focus on high impact outcomes, designing solutions for…

EIA: U.S. year-to-date LNG exports more than halved

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports from the United States have declined by more than half so far in 2020, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said. Courtesy of Freeport LNG Daily natural gas deliveries to U.S. facilities that produce liquefied natural gas for export were a record 9.8 billion cubic…

Fluxys test interest for Zeebrugge LNG truck loading capacity

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Belgian gas infrastructure company and Zeebrugge LNG terminal operator, Fluxys has set out to test market interest for the facility’s truck loading capacity. Coutesy of Fluxys Belgium – Franck Duez From June 17, until July 17, 2020, Fluxys is running a call for market interest regarding the expansion of…

H2Tec supports hydrogen project in Orkney

Rate this article By Adis Ajdin Clean energy solutions provider, H2Tec has won a contract to perform key upgrades to the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC)’s hydrogen production plant in Orkney. Logan Energy‘s subsidiary work is part of the €11.7 million project, Integrating Tidal Energy into the European Grid (ITEG). The project gets funding from…

Utkilen takes delivery of third LNG-ready tanker

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic The Bergen-headquartered shipping company Utkilen has taken delivery of its thirds LNG-ready tanker from the Dingheng shipyard in China on June 3. Courtesy of Utkilen The 10,500-dwt newbuilding named Saltstraum, featuring stainless steel cargo tanks, is the third in the series of four newbuilds ordered at the Chinese shipyard….

COSL, Equinor ink new master framework agreement

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic COSL Drilling Europe (CDE) has signed a master framework agreement with Equinor on the Norwegian Continental Shelf, that fully enables it to provide additional drilling units and services to the oil… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Gasum pens LNG bunkering deal with Samskip

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic The Nordic energy company Gasum has signed an LNG bunkering deal with the Rotterdam-based shipping company Samskip. Courtesy of Gasum Under the agreement, Samskip’s two fully LNG-powered vessels Samskip Kvitbjorn and Samskip Kvitnos will bunker at Gasum’s Risavika LNG terminal in Norway. Samskip Kvitbjorn and Samskip Kvitnos perform liner…

Optimism for Post-Pandemic Natural Gas Fuel for Mobility

Rate this article By NGV Global Image courtesy of NGVA Europe The International Energy Agency recently released its report — 2020 Global Energy Review — which states energy demand will fall 6% in 2020. This represents the largest decline in 70 years in percentage terms, the largest ever decline in absolute terms, and seven times…