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EU: New battery project targets greener waterborne transport

By Naida Hakirevic Several partners have launched Current Direct, a new research and innovation project that aims to revolutionize the way goods and people are moved by water. The post EU: New battery project targets greener waterborne transport appeared first on Offshore Energy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: LNG World News

Black & Veatch, Golar LNG turn to hydrogen and ammonia

By Adnan Bajic Black & Veatch and Golar LNG have expanded their collaboration to include floating production of blue and green hydrogen and ammonia. Courtesy of Black & Veatch The two companies said they have entered into a collaboration agreement in the field of floating ammonia production, carbon capture, green LNG and hydrogen. The agreement…

Focus on Offshore Wind

By Adrijana Buljan The first session at the Offshore Energy 2020 event talked about offshore wind, but other offshore renewables as well. Spatial planning and using multiple technologies to tap into the offshore renewable resources are one of the main points addressed. Moderated by Erwin Cooler, Owner at ECHT, the session hosted expert views and…

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories wins deal to research clean energy technologies to decarbonize shipping

By Jasmina Ovcina Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s nuclear science and technology organization, has won a contract from Transport Canada to develop an assessment tool to examine clean technologies that could reduce greenhouse gas emissions and the release of other pollutants from marine vessels. Using what is known as CNL’s Marine-Zero FuelTM (MaZeFTM) Assessment Tool,…

Offshore wind in the UK – roadmap required

By OffshoreWIND The following article is a guest post by Maren Strandevold, an energy lawyer and an associate at the international commercial law firm Haynes and Boone. In response to the recent offshore wind announcement by the UK’s Prime Minister, Maren Strandevold discusses the need for adequate funding allocated in the correct areas, a streamlined…

HySHIP hydrogen project secures EU funding

By Naida Hakirevic Maritime innovation project HySHIP has been granted €8 million (about $9.4 million) in EU funding as the Norwegian government announces a strengthened focus on the development and commercialization of hydrogen as a carbon-neutral fuel. The project embraces 14 European partners collaborating on the design and construction of a new roll-on/roll-off (RoRo) demonstration…

Consortium sets sights on commercializing ammonia-fuelled ships

By Jasmina Ovcina Danish investment entity Innovation Fund Denmark has announced the establishment of a consortium to develop a two-stroke, ammonia-fuelled engine for maritime shipping. It aims to specify and demonstrate an entire, marine-propulsion system that will pave the way for the first commercial order for an ammonia-fuelled vessel. MAN Energy Solutions will lead the…