Environment

22 May 2024

Van Oord Wins Iberdrola Contract for Baltic Wind Farm

Dutch company Van Oord secures contract from Spanish energy utility Iberdrola to construct the German Windanker wind farm in the Baltic Sea.

Van Oord Wins Iberdrola Contract for Baltic Wind Farm
21 May 2024

Innovative Microplastic Filter Launched by Marella Cruises

Marella Cruises and Cleaner Seas Group have announced the launch of a pioneering microplastic filter initiative aboard the Marella Explorer.

Innovative Microplastic Filter Launched by Marella Cruises
16 May 2024

Antwerp-Bruges Debuts World’s First Methanol-powered Tug

The Port of Antwerp-Bruges has unveiled a groundbreaking innovation: the Methatug, a tugboat powered by methanol with a traction force of 50 tons

Antwerp-Bruges Debuts World’s First Methanol-powered Tug
16 May 2024

NYK & Partners to Create World’s First Biomass-Fueled Ship

Nippon Yusen Kaisha has partnered with NYK Bulk & Projects Carriers, Tsuneishi, and Drax to develop the world’s first biomass-fueled vessel.

NYK & Partners to Create World’s First Biomass-Fueled Ship
16 May 2024

Oil Spilt After Fuel Barge Hits Bridge in Galveston, Texas

A barge owned by Martin Petroleum collided with a bridge pillar in Galveston causing an oil spill & closing the only road to a neighboring island

Oil Spilt After Fuel Barge Hits Bridge in Galveston, Texas
14 May 2024

Trump Wants to Eliminate Offshore Wind if Second Term Won

Donald Trump the Republic candidate, announced plans to target offshore wind projects with an executive order if he returns to the White House.

Trump Wants to Eliminate Offshore Wind if Second Term Won
14 May 2024

Renewable Energy Developer OX2 Receives Acquisition Bid

Stockholm-based renewable energy developer OX2 is currently the subject of a purchase offer from the investment firm EQT Infrastructure VI.

Renewable Energy Developer OX2 Receives Acquisition Bid
13 May 2024

Cyan Renewables & Hyundai Asset Management Enter into MOU

Singapore's Cyan Renewables, specializing in offshore wind vessels, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Hyundai Asset Management.

Cyan Renewables & Hyundai Asset Management Enter into MOU
7 May 2024

Holland America Testing 100% Low Carbon Intensity Biofuel

Holland America Cruise Line's ship Rotterdam has initiated a trial using 100% low carbon intensity biofuel while cruising the Norwegian fjords.

Holland America Testing 100% Low Carbon Intensity Biofuel
7 May 2024

Dire Flooding Halts Operations at Three Brazilian Ports

Floods in Rio Grande do Sul have resulted in the deaths of at least 85 and disrupted transportation and industrial operations across the state.

Dire Flooding Halts Operations at Three Brazilian Ports
3 May 2024

Tanker Spills Up To 30,000 Liters of Fuel in Ceuta Waters

A Turkish-owned product tanker, the K Onset, is reported to have leaked up to 30,000 liters of fuel in Ceuta after arriving from Villagarcía.

Tanker Spills Up To 30,000 Liters of Fuel in Ceuta Waters
26 Apr 2024

CNA CGM & Bpifrance Launch €200m Energy Transition Fund

CMA CGM and public investment bank Bpifrance announce creation of €200M fund dedicated to advancing energy transition in French maritime sector.

CNA CGM & Bpifrance Launch €200m Energy Transition Fund
25 Apr 2024

Plans for Up To 12 Offshore Wind Auctions Announced by US

US unveils five-year plan for offshore wind energy development, which proposes up to 12 potential offshore wind energy lease sales through 2028.

Plans for Up To 12 Offshore Wind Auctions Announced by US
4 Apr 2024

CMA CGM to Modify 100 Vessels for Greater Fuel Efficiency

The French shipping major, CMA CGM, has engaged Damen Shipyards Group for the retrofitting of approximately 100 of its vessels.

CMA CGM to Modify 100 Vessels for Greater Fuel Efficiency
4 Apr 2024

5.5GW Offshore Swedish Wind Farm Granted Natura 2000 Permit

The County Administrative Board of Gotland has awarded a Natura 2000 permit for an ambitious offshore wind farm in the Swedish Economic Zone.

5.5GW Offshore Swedish Wind Farm Granted Natura 2000 Permit