Candela has launched the C-8, dubbed the “Tesla Model S” of boats. Thanks to computer-controlled hydrofoils, it uses only a fraction of the energy a conventional boat needs at high speeds. Sailor, environmental activist and sustainability entrepreneur Tanguy de Lamotte has been chosen to lead Candela’s U.S. division. Source: Candela
On Sept. 21, the U.S. National Marine Sanctuary Foundation (NMSF) will host a Blue Beacon Series discussion, where Indigenous leaders from current and proposed sanctuaries will share how the involvement of their communities in stewardship of special places in the ocean benefits both people and place. Join the event on Facebook Live or livestream it on the NMSF website at 7:00pmContinue reading “Indigenous Leaders Discuss Collaboration in Marine Sanctuaries Sept. 21”
Wind power is one of the cornerstones in the quest to tackle the climate emergency. With more than 200 GW of new offshore capacity projected by the Global Wind Energy Council to be installed by 2030, it is critical to quickly introduce recyclable solutions. Siemens Gamesa is leading the way for a sustainable future withContinue reading “World’s First Recyclable Wind Turbine Blade”
Chevron U.S.A. Inc., through its Chevron New Energies division and a subsidiary of Enterprise Products Partners L.P., announced a framework to study and evaluate opportunities for carbon dioxide (CO2) capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) from their respective business operations in the U.S. Midcontinent and Gulf Coast. The companies expect the initial phase of the studyContinue reading “Chevron Framework for Carbon Capture Projects”
A recent survey by DNV and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) reveals that the circular economy is rising on corporate agendas around the world. Despite the growing attention in the public, among legislators and companies, the shift to business models that design waste out of the system seems to progress slowly. The ViewPointContinue reading “Report on Circular Economy Transition”
Led by Oregon State University researchers, more than three dozen scientists from around the world have produced a guide to help nations better plan, evaluate and monitor marine protected areas set aside to safeguard ecosystems and support a healthy ocean. “The MPA Guide: A Framework to Achieve Global Goals for the Ocean,” published in Science,Continue reading “New Global MPA Guide”
Hurtigruten Expeditions has appointed two seasoned exploration and environmental pioneers as godmothers of battery-hybrid-powered MS Fridtjof Nansen: Canadian Sunniva Sørby and Norwegian Hilde Fålun Strøm. The two explorers are dedicating their lives to inspire action and engage a global dialogue on climate change. They made history as the first women team to overwinter in remoteContinue reading “Two Explorers Named Godmothers of New Arctic Ship”
On September 14, 2021 at 3 pm CET SEA20 will host a panel discussion on regulations accelerating decarbonization. There is a market chain reaction coming that will change shipping as we know it. How are charterers threatening shipowners’ revenue? Why are banks teaming up to push the industry to decarbonize? How have end-consumers finally attainedContinue reading “Panel Discussion: Regulations Accelerating Decarbonization”
The NOAA Marine Debris Program has announced its fiscal year 2022 Marine Debris Removal notice of funding opportunity. Projects awarded through the removal grant competition will create long-term, quantifiable ecological habitat improvements for NOAA trust resources, with priority consideration for efforts targeting derelict fishing gear, abandoned and derelict vessels, and other medium- and large-scale debris.Continue reading “NOAA Marine Debris Removal Grant”
The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) will gather ocean and climate experts from around the world to discuss the future of our planet at IMarEST’s fourth Oceans of Knowledge conference Oct. 26-27 in London. The conference will include talks from NOAA, the Schmidt Ocean Institute and the International Energy Agency, among others.Continue reading “Oceans of Knowledge Conference”
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