Dette fartøyet sparer penger og kutter CO2 med avansert batterisystem

Det gigantiske spesialfartøyet for konstruksjonsarbeid på havbunnen, har fått verdens mest sofistikerte batterisystem om bord. Flere av dieselmotorene er blitt overflødige. Mange bilferger langs kysten og forsyningsskip i oljeindustrien har fått installert batterier i tillegg til dieselmotorer. Men om bord i det 154 meter lange og avansert utstyrte fartøyet North Sea Giant, er batteriteknologien tatt ett…

Putting their faith in renewable energy

Fossil-fuel divestment commitments have now passed the $11 trillion mark, according to figures from DivestInvest and 350.org released at the Financing the Future summit in South Africa in September. Leading the movement to exit oil, gas and coal investments have been faith-based organisations, with 22 additional religious groups announcing their divestment commitments on the eve…

Fossil fuel lobbies target Texas wind

Wind power may now have a foothold in the energy capital of world, Texas. But there is increasing pushback from the fossil fuel industry, according to speakers during a panel session on the Lone Star state at Windpower 2019 in Houston, Texas. “People are spending millions of dollars to hobble the wind industry,” said moderator…