Latest News for: Power barges


ACEN closes sale of power barge to MORE

The Philippine Star 27 Jan 2022
ACEN Corp., the energy platform of the Ayala Group, has closed the sale of its remaining diesel-fired power barge for P126 million ... .

Fluence’s first Philippines project in 470MW battery storage portfolio enters commercial operation

Energy Storage News 27 Jan 2022
In the Philippines, Fluence has brought into commercial operation the first project in an order totalling nearly half a gigawatt, for vertically-integrated power company SMC Global Power Holdings (SMCGPH) ... The first of Aboitiz’ BESS projects will be a novel 49’MW floating power barge’ which Wärtsilä is also working on.

Mayor Jack Bradley: U.S. Navy yard could locate in Lorain

The Morning Journal 27 Jan 2022
An agreement to bring a U.S ... The proposed Naval shipyard would ship in nuclear-powered submarines to two dry-docks for repair, Bradley said. The submarines then would be reloaded on barges and shipped back to the Navy for use in its defense program ... Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur, who represents Lorain, will do everything in her power to make it happen.

Standing Rock pulls out of Dakota Access study, citing oil spill response concerns

The Bismarck Tribune 27 Jan 2022
AMY R. SISK. The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has withdrawn from its role as a cooperating agency in the ongoing environmental review of the Dakota Access Pipeline ... Crow Ghost said the lake’s water lies 12 feet below normal, as the Corps releases water from dams farther downstream to ensure adequate supply for barge navigation and nuclear power plants ... .

Facing threats since November, say kin of Delhi woman

Indian Express 27 Jan 2022
Ever since the death of a teenager who lived in their locality last November, the 20-year-old woman’s family alleged they have been subjected to harassment by his relatives ... The girl’s father said, “… these people (the accused) are powerful as they sell liquor; everyone supports them. They barge into our house at any time to assault us ... Tags ... .

Bahri, Metito launch trial ops of first Saudi floating desal plant

Gulf Daily News 25 Jan 2022
"Metito specifically designed the plant taking into consideration mobility and flexibility of sailing the barges to different locations, according to changing water needs," stated Juez, while emphasizing the possibility of using solar energy to power the barges. .

Ghana takes over AMERI plant

Business Ghana 22 Jan 2022
The power barges were handed over to the Volta River Authority (VRA), which received the plant, on behalf of the government, at the Aboadze Power Enclave in the Shama District in the Western Region yesterday.

Barge off Long Beach surveys best route for wind-powered cable

Newsday 20 Jan 2022
A wind power surveying contractor has hoisted a 113-foot long jack-up barge less than a half mile off Lido Beach and Long Beach to look for the best route for an electric cable running through the barrier island to a power plant in Oceanside ... The barge and survey team began Jan.

Ghana Plots to Become West Africa’s Gas Hub in threat to Nigeria

Business Day Online 20 Jan 2022
Ghana’s Team LNG Terminal Co ... GNPC is working with partners interested in building infrastructure to sell LNG to domestic users and those within the sub-region looking to boost power, Ussif said. “The options available include a mix of pipelines, barges, and trucks where feasible to reduce the cost of transporting to our neighbors.” ... Read also ... .

You see a Jack-up barge, not a sea monster

LI Herald 14 Jan 2022
It is a Jack-up barge that will be used as an important step toward eventually building what would be New York state’s largest offshore wind farm, if all government approvals are ultimately granted to Equinor, a company based in Norway, with U.S ... Barrett Power Station in Island Park.

Damen acquires container marine battery provider Skoonbox

Seatrade Maritime News 11 Jan 2022
Related ... Putting the Skoonbox in a barge, for example, gave a floating battery that has supplied green power to a range of ships ... “This is a sustainable replacement for diesel generator, but it can also be used as a green form of shore power, allowing ships berthed at our repair yards to turn off their on-board engines.

Damen Acquires Skoonbox to Cut Yard Emissions

The Maritime Executive 11 Jan 2022
The world's first maritime-certified, multi-purpose battery container will be used to deliver renewable power at our own yards for applications where diesel generators or ships’ engines are primarily used at present ... Putting the Skoonbox in a barge, for example, gave us a floating battery that has supplied green power to a range of ships.

Indonesia Permits First Bulkers to Resume Coal Exports

The Maritime Executive 11 Jan 2022
However, government officials are warning that while the coal supply has improved at the country’s power plants that it will continue to be a gradual resumption of shipments with the barges priority being to ensure that the domestic supply of coal is fully restored ... There were fears of imminent power shortages in the Philippines.

Meet Mr Trash Wheel – and the other new devices that eat river plastic

The Observer 11 Jan 2022
Mr Trash Wheel, known officially as the Inner Harbor Water Wheel, is a conveyor-belt system powered by currents and solar energy, launched in 2014 in the US city of Baltimore ... Once full, the barge takes the rubbish to be incinerated in a power plant, though it is hoped that eventually the collected waste can be sorted and recycled.

Tarnished Gold: Aircraft, fuel key to illegal Amazon mining

The Associated Press 11 Jan 2022
An Associated Press investigation, which includes interviews with prosecutors, federal law enforcement agents, miners, and industry insiders, shows that the unauthorized aircraft — and the countless liters of fuel needed to power them and other mining equipment — form the backbone of the shadowy economy of illicit mining here in Roraima state.