The Future of Japanese Renewables

Offshore renewables in Japan are about to receive a significant boost after a bill was passed by the Japanese government last November allowing wind farms to operate inside national territorial waters for the next 30 years. Since the March 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, which was caused by the Tohoku earthquake and subsequent tsunami, Japan …

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Outstanding Orderbook 2018

Vessel deliveries typically slow down towards the end of the year. If shipowners wait a few weeks, allowing the┬ádelivery to slip into the new year, the vessel is considered a whole year younger. Many sectors can expect a higher proportion of the orderbook to hit the water in future years. There are 1,966┬ávessels which have …

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