Energy harvested from the ocean is considered renewable and abundant. This has led to a recent agreement between Swedish marine energy company Minesto and Faroese national electricity company SEV that will deploy tidal kite technology in the oceanic waters around the Faroe Islands.
Faroese national airline Atlantic Airways has applied to US aviation regulators for an exemption and foreign air carrier permit authorizing it to engage in scheduled and charter flights from the Faroe Islands to the United States and beyond.
The Faroese fishing industry might want to borrow a page from its companion in the seafood trade, the aquaculture industry, whose success of late turns out to have a great deal to do with joint approaches to issues of shared interest.
Travelers will soon be able to fly nonstop from the Faroe Islands to Paris – and vice versa. Faroese national airline Atlantic Airways announced Thursday that direct flights will begin 1 July 2019 to Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris from Vagar Airport.
From disaster to renewed optimism, the Port of Tvøroyri is back on track after a year in the dark, again expecting economic growth—with a new, rebuilt pelagic processing plant and a refocused strategy on cruise tourism.