Energising Ocean Investment

A sea change in levels of ocean finance is urgently needed. The only way to achieve this is to take investment and insurance decisions through a blue lens, to ensure the future resilience of coastal communities and the health of the Ocean, and to create a truly sustainable Blue Economy.Continue…

financing shipping decarbonation

Recently, a session at Economist Impact’s World Ocean Summit, sponsored by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), discussed the barriers to investment in greener shipping solutions, how the industry can attract greater private-sector investment, and how developing countries’ needs can be met. Financing shipping decarbonisation The shipping industry isContinue…

IMPACT INVESTING BLUE OCEAN MONACO

Future Planet Capital, impact-led VC firm, launches a new €20M blue ocean mandate Future Planet Capital, the international venture capital and impact investor announces the closing of a new €20m Blue Ocean mandate aimed at tackling key issues affecting the world’s oceans. The mandate, which Barclays Private Bank helped implement,Continue…

BASFs Catalyst Technology-to-Utilize CO2 Rich Marine Gas

BASF partners with China BlueChemical and Wuhuan Engineering to develop new technology for use of CO2 rich marine gas. BASF signed a joint development agreement with China BlueChemical Limited Company (China BlueChemical), a leading natural gas producer, and the chemical engineering company Wuhuan Engineering Co., Ltd. (Wuhuan Engineering) to promoteContinue…

Nordic Ocean Industries

Private Credit financing the Nordic ocean industries’ energy transition towards carbon neutrality, an article by Thomas Weibell Pedersen, CIO and Founding Partner at Storm Private Capital. With their long and winding coastlines, the oceans have always provided an abundance of economic resources to the Nordic region: from fisheries as aContinue…

Tidal power energy

While the World Economic Forum already alerts on the danger of the non-recycle wind farm blades (43 million tonnes by 2050), the tidal energy solution appears today in the sustainable energy landscape as a clean and predictable energy source. TechnipFMC (NYSE/PARIS: FTI) the leading technology provider to the traditional andContinue…