Vestas to step up tests of its giant offshore turbine

Reuters | June 17, 2015 | Breakbulk & Projects | Projects | Energy | Alternative

Vestas will step up testing of its 8 megawatt (MW) wind turbine, the world’s most powerful, by installing two of them in the port of Esbjerg in southern Denmark, the Danish company said on Wednesday. Read More »

Molycorp chosen to supply Rare Earths for use in high-efficiency Siemens wind turbine generators

AJOT | April 15, 2015 | Energy | Alternative | International Trade

Siemens AG has selected Molycorp, supply rare earth materials over the next 10 years from its Mountain Pass, California facility for incorporation into Siemens' high-efficiency, direct drive wind turbine generators. Read More »

US Coast Guard completes LNG bunkering regulations with reference to DNV GL’s Recommended Practice

AJOT | March 17, 2015 | Energy | Alternative | Liner Shipping

Responding to the industry’s need for more guidance on procedures related to liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering, the US Coast Guard (USCG) has published two new Policy Letters on LNG Bunkering, Personnel Training and Waterfront Facilities. With regard to simultaneous operations (SIMOPS) USCG points to DNV GL’s Recommended Practice for “Development and Operation of LNG Bunkering Facilities” for guidance. Read More »

Switching to renewables is a smart business decision, IKEA Group and Nestlé say

AJOT | January 21, 2015 | Energy | Alternative

Leading businesses have today set out their commitment to 100% renewable power, at the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi. IKEA Group, Nestlé and other major corporations have joined RE100, a global campaign that encourages companies to use power exclusively from renewable energy sources. Read More »

Halliburton in fracking export deal with China

AJOT | July 11, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Alternative | International Trade

Halliburton, the oil field services company with the largest hydraulic fracturing fleet, is exporting the key technology behind the U.S. shale boom to China. Read More »

TruStar Energy Celebrates Grand Opening of Basin Disposal CNG Fueling Station

PR Newswire | July 11, 2014 | Energy | Alternative | Intermodal

TruStar Energy, one of the leading designers and builders of CNG fueling infrastructure announced the grand opening of a new time-fill compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station for Basin Disposal, located in Pasco, Washington. Read More »