In the move towards long-term alignment with climate policy, LNG is in danger of being a diversion. And, with the amount of money that needs to be spent to develop the currently sparse global LNG bunkering infrastructure, that diversion could be very costly. If LNG is the answer, we’re asking the wrong question.
With efforts to clean up the air both on land and at sea, gas scrubber companies have a bright future in cleaning up the global economy.
The wide fuel oil spread is vindicating those owners who moved early in favour of marine gas scrubbers. Even now, retrofitting a scrubber will still save shipowners money and make the world a better place.
Frode Helland-Evebo feels he is the right man in the right place at the right time.
The Norwegian joined Pacific Green Marine Technologies in September from Clean Marine as Vice President, Marine Direct Sales, and he’s already excited about the future.
Pacific Green Technologies is delighted to welcome Gisle Kevin to the team as Vice President New Build Sales.
Building gas scrubber policy on hyperbole rather than science is a worrying trend that threatens to destabilise constructive debate and, ultimately, the spirit of IMO 2020.
Gas scrubbers, which also eliminate black carbon and particulate matter, offer shipowners the best long-term solution against carbon-focused legislation.
Pacific Green Technologies is delighted to welcome Anders Jorgen Røine to the team as Direct Sales Commercial & Business Development Director based in the office in Oslo.
Scott Poulter, Pacific Green Technologies’ CEO said, “We are really pleased that Anders is joining us to strengthen our team at a time when the scrubber market seems to be going through a resurgence with the price differential between 0.5% sulphur fuels and high sulphur fuels widening, making scrubbers such an attractive option for shipowners who could see their ROI times cut sharply.”
Exhaust gas scrubber manufacturers are helping shipowners meet new environmental standards, and as the attractions of green investment become more apparent, these companies look very desirable to investors.
Pacific Green Announces Dr. Neil Carmichael’s retirement as an Executive Officer of the Company and his appointment as a Non-Executive Director of the Company
Pacific Green Technologies Inc., today announced that Dr. Neil Carmichael will be retiring as Chief Executive, effective August 22, 2019, and taking on the role of non-executive Director where he will assist in mentoring the group’s management. Scott Poulter, current Executive Director, will be appointed as Chief Executive.