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Jun 24, 2015, 13:20 ET

New Survey Finds Companies Lack Energy Strategies

 An international survey of more than 1500 professionals shows that while most companies see the cost benefits of energy efficiency measures,...

May 19, 2015, 08:35 ET

DNV GL Enters Market for VAD Facility Credentialing

 DNV GL - Healthcare has been approved by the US Centers for Medicare and Medicare Services (CMS) as a national facility credentialing...

May 12, 2015, 08:40 ET

United Nations Secretary-General Appoints DNV GL CEO Henrik O. Madsen as New Global Compact Board Member

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Dr. Henrik O. Madsen, Group President & Chief Executive Officer of DNV GL, as a new...

Apr 16, 2015, 05:26 ET
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Implementation of Smart Grids Could Generate €3.5 Billion for the Netherlands

The implementation of smart energy grids in the consumer market is worth between 1 and 3.5 billion euros. This has been revealed by a study...

Apr 14, 2015, 08:30 ET

DNV GL and QPS Sign Cooperation Agreement

 DNV GL – Business Assurance and QPS Evaluation Services, Inc. (Toronto) have signed a cooperation agreement for services related to...

Mar 18, 2015, 12:39 ET

DNV GL Survey: 82 Percent of Global Industry Respondents Say Electricity System Can be 70 Percent Renewable by 2050

- New economic metrics for renewables required to converge the demands made by policymakers and system operators  - Rebalanced...

Mar 11, 2015, 08:40 ET

Sustainable Water Management by Companies Focus of New Report by UNIDO and DNV GL

 The importance of water management and ways companies deal with them, as well as the main drivers and main obstacles to sustainable water...

Feb 26, 2015, 15:55 ET

Two DNV GL Sustainability Customers Win Climate Leadership Awards

 The sustainability advisory services division of DNV GL – Business Assurance is proud to announce that two customers have been named...

Dec 10, 2014, 08:35 ET

DNV GL - Healthcare Receives CMS Approval for Continued Critical Access Hospital Accreditation

The US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has granted a new six-year approval of DNV GL – Healthcare as a national accrediting...

Nov 20, 2014, 08:35 ET

2015 Healthcare Symposium Invites Speaker Proposals

 DNV GL - Healthcare invites hospital professionals and others from within the healthcare industry to submit speaker proposals for next year's...

Nov 10, 2014, 08:30 ET

Customers Demand More Sustainable Supply Chains

 This is the key finding from an international survey conducted by DNV GL and the research institute GFK Eurisko on more than 2,160...

Oct 29, 2014, 09:22 ET

Sentara Leigh and Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospitals are First in the World to Receive Center of Excellence Designation for Managing Infection Risk

 Today DNV GL announced a new certification program aimed at transforming hospitals' approach to managing infection risk. DNV GL certified...

Oct 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

DNV GL: New comprehensive solar inverter testing service supports solar customers in lowering risk and costs

To support solar customers looking to lower the risks and cost associated with the selection and field application of solar inverters, DNV GL today...

Oct 20, 2014, 11:22 ET

DNV GL: New financing structures and understanding risk crucial to continuing the growth of solar

Today, DNV GL released a new position paper: Bright Ideas: Global Trends in Solar Finance. In "Bright Ideas", DNV GL draws upon...

Sep 29, 2014, 04:52 ET
Finding the magic 40% in offshore cost reduction

DNV GL will dazu beitragen, die Kosten für Offshore-Windenergie um 25 Prozent zu senken

  - DNV GL-Manifesto: Schwerpunkt auf die Konzepte "Doing it Right" und "Doing it Better" lässt die Branche reifen  -...

Sep 29, 2014, 04:50 ET
Finding the magic 40% in offshore cost reduction

DNV GL Pledges to Help Reduce Offshore Wind Costs by 25%

- DNV GL Manifesto: focus on "doing it right" and "doing it better" will help to deliver a mature industry  - DNV GL commits...

Sep 23, 2014, 14:22 ET

Tomorrow's Value Rating 2014 Calls for a Paradigm Shift in How We Do Business

 Unilever emerged as the top sustainability leader in the Tomorrow's Value Rating 2014, published by DNV GL, for the second consecutive year....

Sep 23, 2014, 03:01 ET

DNV GL wird Offshore-Wind-Kostenreduzierungsmanifest veröffentlichen und neues gemeinsames Branchenprojekt zur Sicherung der Turbinensicherheit auf der WindEnergy Hamburg 2014 starten

DNV GL, die weltweit größte Ressource unabhängiger Energieexperten (unter Zusammenführung von Garrad Hassan, KEMA, DNV, GL...

Sep 23, 2014, 01:20 ET
Sep 22, 2014, 16:41 ET
DNV GL has together with the Swedish Transmission Research Institute (STRI) and ten industry players developed a methodology for technology qualification of offshore High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) technologies. DNV GL’s new recommended practice on technology qualification of offshore HVDC technologies provides a means for managing technology risks and facilitating a faster, more efficient and more reliable deployment of offshore HVDC transmission. Joint Industry Partners are ABB, Alstom Grid, DONG Energy, Elia, Europacable, Scottish Power, Statkraft, Statnett, Statoil, Svenska Kraftnat and Vattenfall. On the picture: Peter Vaessen, Segment Director Future Transmission Grids at DNV GL

Nuevas directrices y prácticas de DNV GL velan por conexión segura de parque eólico costa afuera al sistema de transmisión utilizando tecnología DC de alto voltaje

DNV GL, una importante autoridad global en pruebas y asesoría para el área energética, además de la mayor fuente de expertos en...