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.

EEMUA welcomes VPI into membership

VPI Holding Ltd (VPI) has become the latest organisation to join EEMUA as a corporate member. VPI is a UK-based power company affiliated with Vitol.

McDermott Joins H2@Scale in Texas and Beyond

McDermott International, Ltd has joined a consortium of public, private, and academic partners collaborating on a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) project—Demonstration and Framework for H2@Scale in Texas and Beyond.

Endress+Hauser supports the green hydrogen coalition

Endress+Hauser announces it is now a sponsor of the Green Hydrogen Coalition (GHC). The manufacturer has donated to the nonprofit and is committed to supporting the GHC’s vision to deploy green hydrogen at scale to accelerate multi-sectoral decarbonization.

Mokveld joins Hydrogen & Industrial valve working group

Hydrogen and Industrial valves is the new working group (WG19) of the CEN (TC 69). The European Committee for Standardization will start working on a standard for Industrial valves operating with Hydrogen, this might be mixtures or pure hydrogen.

RWE, Shell, Gasunie & Equinor sign agreement

Project partners RWE, Shell, Gasunie, and Equinor signed a declaration of intent to further intensify their collaboration on the AquaSector project - the vision of the first large-scale German offshore hydrogen park.

Equinor to develop floating offshore wind in Scotland

Equinor has confirmed it has bid for floating offshore wind in ScotWind. Equinor has more than a decade of operating experience from floating offshore wind and is the floating offshore wind developer with floating wind turbines already deployed and producing electricity at Hywind, located off the northeast coast of Scotland.The Scottish Government has committed to reduce emissions to net zero by 2045.

AMPO joins the European clean hydrogen alliance

AMPO has recently joined the European Clean Hydrogen Alliance (ECH2A), which brings together industry, national and public authorities, civil society, and other stakeholders to build a global EU leadership in this domain and to support the EU’s commitment to reach carbon neutrality by 2050.

Featured Story – Focus on trends and tech disruption

The flow control industry, the valve and actuation sector included, has been performing above industry average, according to McKinsey. In a report from 2019, the consultancy warned that the sector needs to focus on leveraging global trends and/or technology disruption to uphold its abovepar performance.

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Neste is aiming for 100% renewable electricity use

Neste is committed to reaching carbon neutrality in its production by 2035. As part of this effort, Neste aims for 100% renewable electricity use globally by 2023.