Tag Archive for energy transition

March 14 – MET Event 2019

Next Thursday, March 14, the second edition of the Maritime Transition Event will take place at the VNAB in Rotterdam. The event supports sustainable energy initiatives by providing an inspiring conference with interesting case-studies and opinion stories. The event provides a networking opportunity for professionals from the entire maritime industry sector. Over 180 professionals came…

PGGM and Shell express interest in Eneco

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Shell announced today that it is joining forces with cooperative Dutch pension fund service provider PGGM to explore the opportunity to participate in the controlled auction for the energy company Eneco that was announced in December 2018. They outlined their intentions in an open letter. In the open letter PGGM and Shell express that they…

Bigger role local community in wind energy development Groningen

The Province of Groningen will involve its citizens more in its wind energy plans. This new approach could help create more social acceptance for wind energy among its communities. The province, that is facing problems with earthquakes due to extensive gas exploration, aims at speeding up the transition to renewable energy sources and at keeping…

No more room for procrastination

“The Netherlands needs to switch to a more sustainable energy system as quickly as possible. A Climate Agreement on how this should be achieved, is currently being negotiated. “Everyone understands something should be done — now.” Interview Olof van der Gaag- Director NVDE Sustainable energy has been a topic of debate in this country for…