Renewable energy

Besides fossil fuels, Valve World also covers renewable energy sectors, such as hydrogen, hydropower, wind, CCS et cetera. The development and scaling up of green hydrogen production  will definitely impact the valve and actuation sector.

Maiden voyage of the world’s first liquefied hydrogen carrier

Shell celebrates the completion of the maiden voyage of the world's first liquefied hydrogen carrier,

MAN invests up to €500m in hydrogen production

Over the next few years, MAN Energy Solutions will invest up to EUR 500M in its subsidiary H-TEC SYSTEMS to transform the hydrogen specialist into a mass-producer of PEM electrolyzers as quickly as possible.

KBR to support Shell’s strategic ambition

KBR has been awarded a contract to provide professional services to Shell Global Solutions International B.V. for hydrogen liquefaction development.

Parker Hannifin presents its H2-compatible products

Parker Hannifin, the motion and control technologies company has presented a wide range of H2 solutions at the Hydrogen Online Workshop, which included the latest emission reducing hydrogen technologies available for off-road machinery & heavy-duty transportation.

McDermott completes net zero LNG construction study

McDermott recently completed a liquefied natural gas (LNG) construction study identifying tangible reduction pathways toward net-zero construction emissions on behalf of Shell Global Solutions International B.V. 

Featured Story – Developments in valve stem sealing technology

Methane emissions have been become more prominent on the international agenda.

Primus award for the new, innovative pigging ball valve

The winners of the Primus Award were announced at the DIAM 2021 in Bochum. In the VALVE category, the winner was Hartmann’s new pigging ball valve, which has been submitted for patent.The new Hartmann pigging ball valve with multiple safety barriers to the sluice room enables the safe and easy launching and receiving of pigs even with (residual) pressure in the mainline.

McDermott signs MoU with Shell

McDermott has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Shell Eastern Petroleum Pte Ltd (Shell), a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc, to collaborate on decarbonizing construction.

Shell and Norsk Hydro team up for green hydrogen

Royal Dutch Shell and Norsk Hydro (aluminium producer) have announced that they both want to produce hydrogen from renewable electricity to decarbonise their own operations and supply green hydrogen to heavy industries and transport customers.Both companies recently have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) and have started to identify pathways to produce and supply renewable hydrogen.

Emerson signs agreement with BayoTech

Emerson (EMR) has announced a multi-year strategic framework agreement with BayoTech, an innovator in hydrogen solutions, to accelerate the delivery of hydrogen around the world.