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Stade becomes next German FSRU site

The vessel is expected to be ready for the import of LNG in the port of the future Hanseatic Energy Hub by the end of 2023.

Uniper starts construction of Germany’s first LNG terminal

Up to 7.5 billion m3/y of natural gas are to be handled via this terminal as quickly as possible.

Possibilities of expanding Klaipeda LNG terminal regasification capacity will be assessed

KN is planning two feasibility studies that will jointly assess technical changes to the LNG terminal infrastructure to increase annual regasification volumes.

Wärtsilä supplies technology to Knutsen OAS Shipping

The systems are being installed on eight new LNG carrier vessels .

U.S. and EU scaling up efforts to ensure energy security and curb emissions

In a joint statement oduring the G7 meeting, the EU and U.S. emphasised that in the wake of the further invasion of Ukraine, Russia continues to use natural gas as a “political and economic weapon".

Nordsol: first Dutch bio-LNG plant hits new production milestone

The facility has now achieved a production milestone of one million kilograms, enabling about four million kilometers of “sustainable transport” with heavy-duty trucks

5 customers to use Klaipeda LNG terminal in the last quarter

The capacity was allocated proportionally, giving priority to companies that have used the services of the LNG terminal in the last three years.

In Davos, the President outlined Lithuania’s experience in ensuring energy security and plans for green energy development

Gitanas Nausėda stressed that diversification of energy suppliers and the search for new routes for gas and oil is only a part of the solution to Europe’s energy problems.

MT Group wins more Zeebrugge LNG work from Fluxys

New contract includes mechanical, piping and structural steel work for four additional truck loading bays at the Zeebrugge LNG terminal.

Keppel hands over first LNG-powered dredger to Van Oord

Three LNG hoppers will replace existing vessels and fit in with Van Oord’s aim of making the firm’s fleet more energy efficient and reduce emissions.

UAB Achema Gas Trade and Avenir LNG team up for LNG supply to the Klaipeda LNG reloading station

The start of the cooperation between the two companies marks an important milestone and is furthermore the start of operations for the vessel in Northwest Europe.

Lithuania completely abandons Russian gas imports

Lithuania's gas transmission system has been operating without Russian gas imports since the beginning of April 2022.

Klaipeda LNG terminal capacity fully booked for this gas year

In March-September Klaipėda LNG terminal is expected to receive 20 large-scale LNG cargoes and perform 1 reloading operation.

Wärtsilä to deliver tech for SeaRoad LNG-fueled RoRo

SeaRoad will receive the RoRo vessel in the last quarter of 2023.

First new green ship joins TT-Line

The environmentally friendly vessel will be deployed in TT-Line’s Baltic Sea service.

Wärtsilä to Power Poland’s First LNG-fueled RoPax Vessels

The vessels will operate between Swinoujscie in Poland and the Swedish ports of Ystad and Trelleborg.

Biomethane produced in Europe today is 30% cheaper than natural gas

This renewable gas will likely remain cheaper than natural gas in the short- and long-term.

Estonia’s Alexela in first bio-LNG delivery

The company currently uses the fuel primarily for supplying its own fleet of trucks.

Shell: 1st in Netherlands to offer bio-LNG

As soon as production is sufficient, Shell also wants to offer pure bio-LNG at its LNG stations in the country.

Swedish Biogas sees 145% increase sales to haulage sector

Players in the transport sector are increasingly investing in renewable biogas in liquid (LBG) and compressed (CBG) form.

Scandinavian Biogas expands largest Bio-LNG plant in northern Europe

The plant will produce 220 GWh of Bio-LNG per year.

Biogas is a truly renewable fuel taking circular economy to its extreme

As far as combatting climate change is concerned, biogas will be highly significant in the transition towards carbon-neutral energy production.

H2Gate consortium on Europe’s import chain for green hydrogen

Green hydrogen is a potential game-changer for decarbonisation of heavy transport.

Dutch project for producing bio-LNG awarded $4.8M in funding

The FirstBio2Shipping project is to help decarbonise maritime transport through scalable and decentralized production of bio-LNG.

CMA CGM, Shell wrap up 1st BioLNG bunkering trial

Containerships Aurora, a 1,400 TEU LNG-powered vessel, was bunkered by Shell with a nearly 10% blend of low carbon BioLNG while calling at Rotterdam.

Biogas producers join forces to produce bio-LNG

New bio-LNG liquefaction plant near Berlin will provide renewable fuel for commercial and heavy-duty transport.

HAM delivers LNG refuelling service station to Novatek

LNG refuelling station is located in Zgorzelec, Poland, has a vertical tank of 80 m3 and two LNG dispensers, which is suitable for refuelling trucks and heavy vehicles.

Gaslog selects Wärtsilä for LNG carrier optimised maintenance

10 Gaslog LNG carrier vessels will benefit from being covered by a tailored Wärtsilä Optimised Maintenance Agreement.

Wärtsilä to investigate use of ammonia in LNG-powered engines

According to the predictions from the International Energy Agency (IEA), ammonia will account for around 45% of global energy demand for shipping in 2050.

KN became operator of the two commisioned LNG terminals

The opening ceremony of the GNA LNG terminal and the GNA I thermal power plant celebrates significant milestone of the project for GNA, as well as for KN Acu Servicos de Terminal se GNL Ltda.