UK unveils landmark strategy to reach net-zero by 2050

The UK government has launched its landmark net-zero strategy, outlining measures to lower its reliance on fossil fuels and transition to a green and sustainable future as part of its commitment to reach net-zero emissions by 2050. The strategy comes … Read More

In focus: Energy transition reels in more oil & gas majors as coal power producer enters offshore renewables market

Another week has gone by not leaving us wanting on energy transition developments, as several updates on renewable energy, clean fuels, decarbonisation, and net-zero strategies made headlines – most notably those from the traditionally fossil fuel-oriented players. Premium content Checking … Read More

In focus: Shipping poised to lead clean fuels uptake as major oil spill spurs calls for offshore drilling ban

In a week that once again reminded us of the devastating effects the use of fossil fuels has on environment – now on full display across the coast of Southern California due to the newest oil spill – the calls … Read More

In focus: Shoulder to shoulder towards a sustainable future

In this In Focus column, we report on initiatives that reduce the ecological footprint of the offshore energy and maritime industry. Premium content Checking for account. You need javascript to validate your login status. Premium Premium content Subscribe to continue … Read More

Shipping’s decarbonization quest: 30,000 existing ships ready for wind propulsion tech

As the maritime industry’s quest for the best possible decarbonization has intensified, wind propulsion systems are gaining traction around the globe. Premium content Checking for account. You need javascript to validate your login status. Premium Premium content Want to become … Read More

In focus: Converting jack-up rigs and combining offshore wind & hydrogen for low-carbon future

This week saw a plethora of energy transition-related news across the offshore energy industry with updates telling of alternative deployments for offshore drilling rigs, new projects combining offshore wind and hydrogen, the urgency to decarbonise the shipping sector, and more. … Read More

Thailand’s largest floating solar farm connected to grid

Thailand’s largest floating photovoltaic (PV) farm located on the surface of a dam in the northeast province of Ubon Ratchathani has been commissioned. The 58.5 MW PV farm, occupying an area of 121 hectares, was grid-connected earlier this month. Source: … Read More

In focus: Energy transition is not moving forward – it is leaping towards net-zero goal

Not long has passed since the first industry and governmental commitments to making concrete moves towards cleaner energy and shipping sectors. The road of the global energy transition started with pledges and strategies, and is planned to end in a … Read More

Maersk CEO demands end date for fossil fuel use in shipping

Søren Skou, CEO of the world’s biggest container shipping company Maersk, has called on the UN maritime body to determine the end date for the use of fossil fuels in the shipping industry. Premium content Checking for account. You need … Read More

Chevron teams up with Enterprise to pursue CCUS projects

U.S. oil major Chevron, through its Chevron New Energies division, and midstream player Enterprise Products Partners will study and evaluate opportunities for carbon dioxide capture, utilisation, and storage (CCUS) from their respective business operations in the U.S. Midcontinent and Gulf … Read More