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The Next Big Thing WAS All of Us!

The Next Big Thing WAS All of Us!

  I can't believe that just about a month ago we were about to kick off DNV GL's 2019 Energy Executive Forum. There were so many great moments in the Arizona desert. It was great to see our industry collaborating on not only the opportun ...

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Klimaatverandering, een broodje-aapverhaal?

Klimaatverandering, een broodje-aapverhaal?

Als we niets doen dreigt mijn favoriete vakantie-eiland Ameland te verdwijnen. Dit voorjaar werden miljoenen kuub zand uit de Noordzee verplaatst om de noordkust van Ameland aan te vullen. Dit gebeurt al sinds 1990 omdat de Nederlandse kustlijn l ...

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Climate change, hoax or imminent catastrophe?

Climate change, hoax or imminent catastrophe?

The coastline of the Netherlands is slowly being washed away because of the wind, sea currents and rising sea-levels due to global warming. Since 1990, tons of sand have been transferred from the North Sea to mitigate this erosion, but despite th ...

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A day in the life of an energy industry newbie

"How long have you been in the industry?" Me: "Well, this is my 6th day..." Monday 6:00 AM- My alarm sounds, I wake up, and I get ready to attend a workshop in Baltimore, Maryland. This is my sixth day of work with DNV GL. I'm excited, but I wo ...

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2016: the ascent of sustainable-kind

2016: the ascent of sustainable-kind

Cheap renewable energy part of a process which started 10,000 years ago. People who live through times of tumultuous change usually don't realise it. Most people most of the time are not hammering chunks out of the Berlin Wall or detonating atom b ...

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Key themes from the Utility of the Future Leadership Forum

Key themes from the Utility of the Future Leadership Forum

While I was listening to the interesting and diverse conversations at the Utility of the Future Leadership Forum, I was struck by the themes that cut across all of them. The first thing I noticed was that they all started with the letter "C." But bey ...

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The challenge of increasing power system support from microgrids

The challenge of increasing power system support from microgrids

One of the upcoming challenges in the energy industry will be the seamless integration of numerous microgrids into the operation of the power system. The Transmission System Operator (TSO) presently sees, on average, an estimated 80-85% of the tot ...

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