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

Ørsted to launch major offshore wind tender in November

Offshore wind developer Ørsted plans to launch a major tender related to the development of two wind farms with a combined capacity of 2.5 GW this November. Premium content Checking for account. You need javascript to validate your login status. … 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

Silverstream CEO: Air bubble tech particularly fit for LNG carriers

Although compatible with all oceangoing vessel types, the air lubrication technology is especially suitable for liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers, Noah Silberschmidt, CEO of Silverstream Technologies, revealed in an interview with Offshore Energy – Green Marine. Premium content Checking for … Read More

Arup, WES create Convex tool to showcase cost-cutting benefits of concrete for wave energy

Arup has found that replacing steel with concrete could reduce the costs of floating wave energy converters by 20%, as part of a project funded by Wave Energy Scotland (WES). Also, a new decision-making tool dubbed Convex has been developed … 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

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

Aker BP hands out first major contracts for North Sea development

Norwegian oil and gas company Aker BP has awarded FEED contracts worth nearly NOK 700 million ($81.3 million) to its alliance partners – Aker Solutions, Siemens Energy, and Subsea 7 – related to the field development of NOA Fulla in … Read More