Empire Offshore Wind, to be established by oil giants Equinor and BP, has selected OEM Vestas as their preferred turbine supplier. The companies want the forthcoming V236 model of 15MW for Empire Wind 1 and 2.
In a remarkable proposal, one of the world's largest shipping nations calls on the IMO to introduce CO2 quotas along with a demand to optimize the fleet. The proposal will be discussed this week preceding the defining MEPC meeting in November.
Gas prices increasing tenfold has shifted the balance between coal and gas in the European power grid. The situation is akin to the time when the CO2 quota price was "very low" and will endure at least until winter's end, analysts say.
Unresolved problems behind grand climate ambitions around the world now force Polytech to lay off a large group of staff. CEO says the business it preparing for the tide turning again, hopefully to the benefit of Denmark, while admitting the necessity of following the big manufacturers.