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Smart containers ready to disrupt the seafood industry

Smart containers ready to disrupt the seafood industry

The seafood industry must comply with increasingly strict demands from consumers on sustainable seafood production. For that reason, a group of graduates have spent their summer at DNV GL developing smart “robot containers” with cooling systems t ...

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Disruptive technologies drive sustainability in the shipping industry

Disruptive technologies drive sustainability in the shipping industry

Since 1850, the average ship crew size has been reduced from some 250 to around 15 today. The technologies needed to make remotely controlled, autonomous and unmanned shipping a reality exist today. Vessels are already equipped with technology to se ...

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Open innovation converts risks to opportunity

Open innovation converts risks to opportunity

No-one would blame you for feeling that the world is pretty risky right now. But let me demonstrate to you that it's not all doom and gloom. Let's explore what happens when you combine a mindset of optimism with a passion for problem solving and ope ...

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Blockchain will underpin our future energy system

Blockchain will underpin our future energy system

Blockchain today might be like the internet in 1993: even though most of us don't know what it is, a decade from now you will wonder how society ever functioned without it. Blockchain is the technology behind the digital currency bitcoin. It is a ...

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Rocking the establishment: the power of youth in business

Rocking the establishment: the power of youth in business

What happens when you give eight bright young entrepreneurs the freedom and resources to change the way we approach sustainable business? They create something revolutionary, while making established businesses sit up and take notice. ...

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Crowd-sourcing of sustainable business opportunities open now: Submit your ideas!

Crowd-sourcing of sustainable business opportunities open now: Submit your ideas!

Digital innovation stream will help map the world’s biggest opportunities out of global risks  Great ideas come from all walks of life, which is why the Global Opportunity Network is launching a crowd-sourced, digital innovation stream to help ...

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Smart farming is ‘biggest global business opportunity’

Smart farming is ‘biggest global business opportunity’

From affordable drip watering to advanced, pricier hydroponics, smart farming has been identified as the most significant opportunity for business in the face of our global food crisis. By Lucy Purdy. Old MacDonald had an app? Technology doesn’t ...

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Accelerating sustainable change

Accelerating sustainable change

I believe leadership and collaborative technology innovation will play a key role in addressing the most pressing challenges facing global society. This in turn will help us accelerate sustainable change. By Remi Eriksen, Group President and CEO of DNV GL. ...

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Can the business sector slash Norway’s emissions by 40% within 15 years?

Can the business sector slash Norway’s emissions by 40% within 15 years?

Earlier this year, Norway announced an ambitious target to reduce its emissions by 40% from 1990 levels by 2030. Now, DNV GL has joined a coalition of Norwegian businesses voluntarily stepping up to help reach the goal. Norway can set the global benc ...

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Building momentum: moving from talk to action on sustainability

Building momentum: moving from talk to action on sustainability

DNV GL’s chief sustainability officer on the power of inspiration, solutions-based thinking and strong leadership in the journey towards sustainability. This piece originally appeared in the DNV GL Partner Zone on the Guardian Sustainable Business ...

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