• JSL Global qatar

    Improving relations in the Middle East Gulf

    2021-01-11T16:30:00+00:00

    Last week, Saudi Arabia announced that it was reopening its land borders with Qatar, marking a major step towards resolving a three-year diplomatic crisis that saw the latter’s neighbours sever ties and suspend all land, air and sea links.

  • Burbo bankwind farm park, bojo wind

    EU sets massive 2050 target

    2020-11-19T13:36:00+00:00

    The European Union (EU) revealed details of a huge offshore wind energy construction campaign today (November 19).

  • Burbo bankwind farm park, bojo wind

    The UK’s green ambitions: A wind energy boost or hot air?

    2020-10-07T14:39:00+01:00

    At the Conservative Party conference, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson pledged GBP160 million (USD206 million) to upgrade ports and factories across the country that manufacture the next generation of wind turbines, vowing to make the coronavirus pandemic a catalyst for green growth.

Port of bilbao, august 2020

Bilbao positions itself as wind energy hub

2020-08-18T09:53:00+01:00

In 2019, the port of Bilbao in Spain handled 142,000 tonnes of wind turbine components. The sector is forecast to grow in the years ahead and the port is positioning itself as a hub for wind energy cargoes.

Ammonia gas carrier NYK, august 2020

Fuels of the future

2020-08-13T11:31:00+01:00

In order to achieve carbon neutrality in the future, the shipping industry needs to explore the commercial development of new fuels, and work is well under way. Synthetic fuels, ammonia, battery installations and hydrogen fuel cell solutions are battling for position.

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Dogger Bank progresses as offshore wind booms in the UK

2020-08-03T15:13:00+01:00

The Dogger Bank offshore wind project off the coast of the UK is progressing, with the SSE Renewables and Equinor joint venture firming up agreements with key suppliers. Other offshore wind developments off the coast of the UK are also moving at pace. 

Qatar Airways launched arbitration charges, july 2020

Qatar: Project opportunities despite blockade

2020-07-29T10:37:00+01:00

On June 5, 2017, the UAE, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and Egypt suspended all land, air and sea links with Qatar. Three years on, Qatar Airways is seeking compensation but the project logistics market has proven to be resilient.

Agility

Logistics industry reports recovery beyond 2022

2021-02-09T16:04:00+00:00

The 2021 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index reports that logisticians do not expect a full economic recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic until 2022 or beyond.