ECONNECT Energy was founded in 2012 driven by the belief that clean energy should be accessible and affordable. Challenging “business as usual” in the maritime, shipping and energy sectors, ECONNECT Energy pioneered the world’s first jettyless transfer of LNG, addressing the need for a cost-effective and environmentally-sound solution in the LNG value chain.
Located in Oslo, Norway, ECONNECT Energy is positioned among many innovative companies leading the technology revolution in offshore energy.
In 2012 ECONNECT Energy wanted to simplify LNG transfer from ship to shore; analysis showed that fixed port infrastructures were incredibly expensive, detrimental to marine biodiversity and with lengthy project schedules. After interviews with maritime companies, experts and ship captains, it was apparent that there was a tremendous opportunity to simplify LNG cargo offloading and berthing possibilities. The question then became:
"Is there a way to bring the jetty to the ship, rather than the ship to the jetty?"
Today, ECONNECT Energy is an independent Norwegian technology company assisting the midstream, downstream and maritime markets with a jettyless IQuay™ transfer system. The IQuay technology features a game-changing floating platform system for loading, reloading and bunkering of LNG, renewable fuels and CO2 for sequestration without the need for invasive, time-and cost-intensive fixed infrastructure. With innovative technology ECONNECT Energy is committed to expanding clean, sustainable and climate-positive energy solutions globally.
The team at ECONNECT Energy are leading the way to a future of jettyless transfer.
We are committed to solving energy infrastructure challenges through our consultancy services and proprietary technology solutions.
"I believe that clean energy should be cheap and accessible in order to ensure a prosperous and sustainable future for mankind."
"We are driven to create value for our customers and share the spirit of entrepreneurship across cultural boundaries."
"We must work relentlessly to create sustainable energy value chains for the population as a whole."
"Without first movers, there would be no progress. Innovation is not only about technology development, but also the ability to detach yourself from the status quo."
The Board comprises a diverse range of discipline experts with several decades of experience in the energy, shipping and maritime sectors.
We are committed to expanding access to clean energy for the benefit of people and the planet, while understanding our role in curbing global temperature rise to 1.5C by 2050. Our values of innovation, passion, integrity and safety guide our operations and our strategic direction. By interweaving sustainability and technology, we contribute to the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals.
ECONNECT Energy’s code of conduct guides our behaviour to ensure the following: that employees and industry partners uphold fundamental responsibilities and accountability; a commitment to continuous improvement and reinforcement of domain knowledge; a high degree of professionalism and trust between internal and external customers; and the promotion of positive personal and interpersonal behaviours.
ECONNECT Energy was born from first-hand experience with the challenges and inefficiencies of traditional LNG offloading methods from ship to shore. Our core offerings remove the need for fixed and permanent infrastructure such as quays, jetties, trestle structures and loading platforms.
Dredging, which is expensive and damaging to coastal areas, can be eliminated with ECONNECT’s floating jettyless transfer solution.
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