Holland Renewable Energy Technologies, based at the RDM site in Rotterdam’s port area has offered an alternative for the port; by using its system to convert all the gas flared around the world into electricity, the company claims it could provide every household in a country the size of Germany or France with free power.
The Port of Long Beach said that solar panels have been installed in the port area to prevent 1,127 tons of carbon dioxide annually from polluting the environment. The port commits to sustainability with the installation of a 904.75kW Mitsubishi Electric photovoltaic (PV) system at the second-busiest seaport in the United States.
India’s largest container port, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust will now harness solar energy and reduce its dependency on conventional electricity from the grid. JNPT is installing solar power plant on several rooftops in its township and commercial premises.
One year after the SDGs’ launch, businesses, governments, organizations and individuals everywhere have started to work towards the global goals. However, the DNV GL Future of Spaceship Earth forecast shows that none of the goals will be met in all regions of the world.
The British Port of Ayr has seen one of its busiest weeks with 10 vessels calling at the port, four of which being for renewable energy projects.
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DNV GL’s Group President & CEO Remi Eriksen explains what our energy future will look like, based on the recently published Technology Outlook report.
Coal and gas-fired electricity generation last year drew less than half the record investment made in solar, wind and other renewables capacity – one of several important firsts for green energy announced in a UN-backed report.
Bureau Veritas has issued its first Approval in Principle for an Ocean Thermal Energy Converter (OTEC). The approval applies to a 1MW plant developed by the Korea Research Institute of Ships and Ocean Engineering (KRISO) which will be built for installation off the coast of South Tarawa, Republic of Kiribati, in the South Pacific Ocean.
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