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Norwegian Researchers Test "Automated Coast Guard" for Data Collection

Published Jun 23, 2022 3:02 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Environment

[By Live Oftedahl] NTNU researchers from AMOS, the Centre for Autonomous Marine Operations and Systems, used small satelli...

Want to Keep Plastic Out of the Ocean? Burn It Like Coal

Published Jun 12, 2022 9:23 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Environment

[By Kathrine Nitter] Using non-recyclable plastic waste as an alternative to coal may prevent huge volumes of plastic from bein...

Better Cybersecurity at Sea Starts With the Crew

Published May 29, 2022 4:55 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Shipping

[By Nancy Bazilchuk] It was the afternoon of June 27, 2017, when nearly every computer serving the Danish shipping giant Maersk...

Norwegian Researchers Want to Repower Offshore Rigs With Fuel Cells

Published May 16, 2022 1:59 AM by Gemini News

Posted in: Offshore

[By Christina Benjaminsen] Research scientists from SINTEF and NTNU are working to develop technologies and concepts to ma...

LNG Carriers Account for a Quarter of Shipping Emissions in the Arctic

Published May 5, 2022 11:52 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Environment

[By Nancy Bazilchuk] In 2021, just 26 natural gas tankers cruised through Arctic waters, as compared to the hundreds of fishing...

Scientists Call for a Limit on Plastic Production to Address Pollution

Published May 1, 2022 7:15 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Environment

[By Nancy Bazilchuk] Now, after the United Nations’ historic decision to adopt a global treaty to end plastic pollut...

Norwegian Startup Plans to Build Electric Seaplane for Coastal Routes

Published Apr 10, 2022 8:28 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Business

[By Håvard Egge] A Norwegian company is developing a small electric seaplane that can change local passenger traffic...

Tracking the Spread of Toxic Chemicals Through the Arctic

Published Apr 1, 2022 6:21 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Environment

[By Nancy Bazilchuk] At first, it was a simple question: what exactly did oil pollution do to grey seals off the coast of...

Plastics Leach More Toxins Into the Water Than Previously Known

Published Jan 30, 2022 6:31 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Environment

[By Steinar Brandslet] Hundreds, maybe thousands, of chemicals from plastics can leach into water under natural conditions. Thi...

Ocean Plastic is Destroying a Remote Nature Reserve off Norway

Published Jan 16, 2022 5:13 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Environment

[By Steinar Brandslet] Mausund and the Froan Nature Reserve in Trøndelag have had notable problems with plastic lit...

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