DNV GL looks to a greener 2050 with greenhouse gas model for shipping

DNV GL has published a report assessing the potential for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction from shipping towards 2050, based on a new computational model. The model can evaluate various scenarios for both individual ship segments and the industry as a whole. It can also evaluate the effectiveness of various solutions for reducing GHGs.

“Despite the challenges facing our industry, we believe it is technically possible for shipping to achieve substantial GHG reductions, provided…

The LNG Fuel Finder – a new service for LNGi

Just in time for Nor-Shipping, DNV GL will launch the LNG Fuel Finder - a new tool on its LNG business intelligence portal LNGi. The new LNG Fuel Finder service will allow shipowners and charterers to register their interest in using LNG as a ship fuel free of charge, connecting them directly with LNG suppliers. DNV GL has also introduced the option of signing up to a new lean version, where interested parties can access some of LNGi’s services and data free of charge.

The question of…

Ultra-modern 5,800 cbm LNG bunker vessel Coralius named in ceremony

Coralius, the first European built LNG bunker and distribution vessel was named Monday 22 May by Johanna Lamminen, Chair of the Board of Skangas and Chief Executive Officer of Gasum. The vessel was commissioned by owners Anthony Veder and Sirius Shipping in 2015 and was built by Royal Bodewes. This new vessel will offer LNG bunkering services for Skangas, a subsidiary of Gasum, mainly operating in the North Sea, the Skagerak area and the Baltic Sea. This way Skangas will serve customers’ better…

Repsol and Enagás supply, for the first time in Europe, LNG as fuel to a vessel from a regasification plant

This pioneering operation for Europe took place within the framework of the CORE LNGas hive project, co-funded by the European Commission, to promote LNG in transport, particularly maritime transport.

First LNG delivery from U.S. Supplier to Poland

Polish Oil & Gas Company (PGNiG) will bring the first delivery of liquefied natural gas from U.S. Supplier to Poland. LNG will be delivered by Cheniere Energy. The transaction was overseen by PGNiG trading office branch in London.

Baltic Sea Region countries have joined forces in establishing new cooperation platform

The Baltic Sea region LNG cluster and the LNG Competence Centre were established in order to enhance international cooperation in the field of liquefied natural gas (LNG). The agreements were signed on 26th of April during the conference “Go LNG – Building LNG competence and business partnership for the Baltic sea region”.

Baltic Sea Region LNG Cluster will be established in Vilnius

Baltic Sea region LNG cluster and the LNG Competence Centre will be established in order to enhance international cooperation in the field of liquefied natural gas (LNG). Agreements on these cooperation platforms will be signed during the conference in Vilnius to be held on 26-27 April.

The EU will finance a feasibility study for the LNG terminal in the Gulf of Gdańsk

EU Member States approved the Commission's proposal to invest €22.1 million to support the development of connections between transport and energy infrastructure in Europe.

Gaz-System will expand the LNG terminal in Swinoujscie

GAZ–SYSTEM has taken a decision on the expansion of the Świnoujście LNG terminal. After the completion of the works, the regasification capacity will increase from the current 5 billion m3 to 7.5 billion m3 of natural gas per year.

Largest Global Gas and LNG event in 2017 behind us

Gastech, the world’s largest gas and liquefied natural gas conference and exhibition, was held at Chiba, Tokyo from April 4 to 7. Ten Japanese energy companies and trading houses formed a consortium to host Gastech Japan 2017 in the first such attempt in the event’s history.