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.

Voith Group strengthens hydropower core business

In the future, Voith Group will be the sole owner of the Voith Hydro Group Division, which previously was operated as a joint venture with Siemens Energy.

VoltH2 receives permits for green hydrogen plant

Vision Hydrogen Corporation (VIHD) is pleased to announce that VoltH2 has received building and environmental permits for the construction of the first large-scale green hydrogen plant in the Benelux Region.

Featured Story – Floating solar in Albania

Restrictions in land use and the cooling ability of water have given rise to the development of floating solar energy (FPV). Recently, Statkraft, in cooperation with Norwegian supplier Ocean Sun, has commercial operations at the first unit of its floating solar project in Albania.

OEG Offshore’s acquires Hughes Subsea Services

OEG Offshore (OEG) sealed its second acquisition in a week with the purchase of Hughes Subsea Services (Hughes), an integrated

Maire Tecnimont sign agreement with Greenfield Nitrogen

Maire Tecnimont S.p.A. announces that its subsidiaries MET Development, Stamicarbon and NextChem have reached an agreement with US-based Greenfield Nitrogen LLC, to develop the first dedicated green ammonia plant in the US Midwest.

Safe Flow Control in green hydrogen application

Production, storage, and transportation of clean hydrogen contemplate new challenges for the segment of valves and flow control equipment.

Featured Story – ARMATURY Group aim to become a leading provider in mission-critical valves

“ARMATURY Group a.s. has been part of the Vexve Armatury Group since 2019, together with companies Vexve Oy and ZMK Technologies GmbH. The entire group strives to become a leading provider of mission-critical valve solutions for five core markets: power generation, natural gas and LNG, steel and iron production, district energy and the petrochemical sector, focussing on lower carbon solutions,” says Petr Groh, CEO of ARMATURY Group.

Featured Story – Neles, the road ahead

Neles can pride itself on 65 years of experience in designing and manufacturing flow control solutions for various process sectors. Building on this foundation of knowledge, expertise and insights, the company is ready for the 21st century with exciting developments in renewable energies and more mature sectors such as oil and gas. One telling example is the revamped butterfly valve range that Neles recently introduced.

KBR and Petron Scientech Inc sign alliance agreement

KBR and Petron Scientech Inc. (PSI) have signed an alliance agreement to license differentiated, energy-efficient, and sustainable technologies for renewable chemicals production.

Dragon LNG plant shutdown completes successfully

The planned maintenance shutdown of the Milford Haven site of Dragon LNG (Wales, UK) was completed safely in June, after approximately one month.