Fish Vessels Go Electric

In 2015, the Norwegian maritime industry launched the DNV GL-led public private initiative, the Green Coastal Shipping Program. The idea was to encourage research and development of green technology concepts in the country’s shipping sector. Together with 25 partners from the Norwegian maritime industry and authorities, they presented five pilot projects, mostly within oil and…

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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…

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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…

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