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U.S. ethane demand grew 9% in 2022, driven by petrochemical capacity additions

AJOT | March 13, 2023 | Energy

In 2022, U.S. ethane demand increased by approximately 9%, or almost 0.2 million barrels per day (b/d), according to our Petroleum Supply Monthly...
Volta Trucks secures “European Whole Vehicle Type Approval” for the all−electric Volta Zero trucks

AJOT | March 13, 2023 | Energy | Alternative

Volta Trucks, announced another significant milestone on its journey to production, receiving "European Whole Vehicle Type Approval" for its 16-tonne all-electric Volta Zero vehicle.

India’s efforts to avoid a power crisis set to boost LNG imports

Bloomberg | March 10, 2023 | Energy | Alternative
Eaton simplifies deployment and management of networked EV charging stations

AJOT | March 09, 2023 | Energy | Alternative | Green Shipping | Trucking

Intelligent power management company Eaton announced the launch of its new Charging Network Manager software platform to optimize EV charging network operations from a single, intuitive dashboard.
Moving the maritime industry closer to clean energy, Amogy is building the world’s first ammonia-powered, zero-emission ship 

AJOT | March 08, 2023 | Energy | Alternative | Green Shipping | Maritime | Technology | Trucking

Amogy Inc., a pioneer of emission-free, energy-dense ammonia power solutions, today at CERAWeek® 2023  announced its plans to present its ammonia-powered, zero-emission tugboat in late 2023. Getting the first ammonia-powered vessel on the water signals a huge milestone in the journey to zero-emissions shipping, as ammonia is predicted to become the leading fuel source for the world’s giant cargo ships by 2050.
Germany wants to become an LNG hub and supply European neighbors

Bloomberg | March 08, 2023 | Energy

Germany plans to turn its fledgling liquefied natural gas sector into a hub for supplying some of its neighbors with fuel as Europe seeks alternatives to Russian flows.

UK energy minister says green trade barriers must be avoided

Bloomberg | March 08, 2023 | Energy | Alternative | Green Shipping
Forget peak oil demand: A thirst for barrels puts $100 in view

Bloomberg | March 08, 2023 | Energy

As Covid-19 lockdowns gripped the world in 2020, Bernard Looney, chief executive officer of BP Plc, made a startling admission: He thought that oil demand might never return to its pre-pandemic peak. But recently, Looney has done an about-face.

DB Schenker and hylane: First 40-ton truck with hydrogen power in operation
AJOT | Top Story | March 08, 2023

DB Schenker and hylane: First 40-ton truck with hydrogen power in operation

The next milestone in green logistics • Daily service with hydrogen fuel-cell trucks between Cologne and Eupen • The next step in phasing out diesel • Strong cooperation with partner hylane
Porsche, Ferrari e-fuel push at heart of EU engine debate

Bloomberg | March 08, 2023 | Energy | Alternative | Green Shipping

Two of Europe’s most venerable names in the car industry, Porsche and Ferrari, are surfacing in an EU debate about a plan to kill the combustion engine — and they’re changing the conversation.
Arvato Supply Chain Solutions operates additional sites in the USA with green electricity

AJOT | March 07, 2023 | Energy | Alternative | Green Shipping | Logistics

Arvato Supply Chain Solutions has switched the energy supply of five more distribution centers in the USA to green electricity from wind and solar energy. Following the warehouse in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, four distribution centers located in Louisville, Kentucky, and one in Valencia, California, now also obtain electricity from renewable sources. This will reduce annual greenhouse gas emissions by an average of around 3,100 metric tons of CO2. This is a further step in the sustainability strategy of the supply chain and e-commerce service provider, which, together with its parent company Bertelsmann, aims to be carbon neutral by 2030.
Offshore is back: More than $200 billion of greenfield investments expected by 2025

AJOT | March 07, 2023 | Energy

The offshore oil and gas (O&G) sector is set for the highest growth in a decade in the next two years, with $214 billion of new project investments lined up. Rystad Energy research shows that annual greenfield capital expenditure (capex) will break the $100 billion threshold in 2023 and in 2024 – the first breach for two straight years since 2012 and 2013.
National Energy Corporation of Trinidad & Tobago takes delivery of Damen ASD Tug 2811

AJOT | March 07, 2023 | Energy | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

NEC has opted for IMO Tier III compliance in line with its values

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