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Yanmar conducts field demonstration test for maritime hydrogen fuel cell system

March 25, 2021Yanmar Holdings Co., Ltd. and its subsidiary Yanmar Power Technology Co., Ltd. have conducted a field demonstration test for a maritime fuel cell system in Oita, Japan.

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ABB to provide hybrid-electric propulsion solution for Casco Bay Lines

March 10, 2021Maine ferry operator Casco Bay Lines has selected ABB’s integrated hybrid-electric power and propulsion solution for its new 50m ferry.

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CMA CGM will deploy largest LNG-fueled container ships to call the U.S.

March 2, 2021Rodolphe Saadé, Chairman and CEO of the CMA CGM Group, announced he would dedicate six LNG-powered containerships to the U.S. market as part of the Group’s ongoing efforts to improve air quality and drive forward the energy transition of the shipping industry.

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Electric tanker ship to be powered by a 3.5 MWh battery pack

February 22, 2021Cargo ships, powered by heavy fuel oil with a high sulfur content, are some of the largest and most polluting vehicles on the planet, so electrifying them could be very cost-effective in terms of reducing air pollution.

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Port of San Diego to support implementation of zero-emission technologies

February 15, 2021The Port of San Diego will support the implementation of zero-emission technologies as part of an expansion of its Maritime Clean Air Strategy (MCAS).

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Damen and Sea Machines Robotics to accelerate adoption of autonomous technologies

February 12, 2021Damen Shipyard has signed a deal with Sea Machines Robotics to accelerate the adoption of several navigating technologies and increase autonomy levels on its vessels.

via Port Technology

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Rolls-Royce supplying two mtu gas engines for first LNG-hybrid tugboat

January 19, 2021Rolls-Royce is supplying two mtu 16V 4000 M55RN gas engines to Sembcorp Marine Integrated Yard for the construction of the first liquefied natural gas (LNG)-hybrid powered tug.

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Port of Tyne eliminates 700t of carbon emissions in 12 months

January 6, 2021Port of Tyne in the UK has announced that it has reduced carbon emissions by 700t in approximately 12 months after adopting the strategy of clean energy and decarbonisation.

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Maersk and Novo Nordisk sign eco-friendly logistics deal

December 20, 2020A.P. Moller-Maersk has signed a cold chain logistics agreement with pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk that will cover ocean and inland transportation.

via Port Technology International

First hydrogen-fueled ferry for Oslo-Copenhagen route to be ready in 2027

December 15, 2020A group of companies have partnered up to develop a 100% hydrogen powered ferry for DFDS’ Oslo – Frederikshavn – Copenhagen route. The ship, called Europa Seaways, will be powered by electricity from a hydrogen fuel cell system that emits only water and can produce up to 23 MW to propel the ferry.

via NGV Journal

Damen launches world’s first fully electric ship-handling tug

December 10, 2020Damen has announced it has launched the world’s first fully electric ship-handling tug of 70 tonnes bollard pull and delivered it to the Ports of Auckland.

via Port Technology

Havyard establishes company for hydrogen power for ships

November 20, 2020For several years now, the Norway-based marine and maritime technology company Havyard Group has carried out research and development work on hydrogen propulsion for large vessels, for example through the Pilot E project, in order to develop a large-scale maritime hydrogen project.

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Anglo American signs ten-year charter contract for LNG-fuelled ships

November 11, 2020Mining company Anglo American has signed a ten-year charter contract for four liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuelled capesize+ vessels, introducing LNG into its chartered fleet for the first time.

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Pilot LNG to supply LNG as a marine fuel to GAC

October 21, 2020Based in Texas, US, Pilot LNG, LLC has laid the foundation for a partnership with GAC Bunker Fuels for the supply of LNG as a marine fuel from its proposed Galveston LNG Bunker Port terminal project, which will be the first dedicated LNG bunker terminal in the region.

via LNG Industry

P&O Cruises receives first UK cruise ship to be powered by natural gas

October 19, 2020At 185,000 tons, 345m in length with 17 guest decks and setting new ground for guest experience, Iona is the first British cruise ship to be powered by LNG.

via NGV Journal

Wind and LNG-powered car carrier concept under development

October 16, 2020Marine technology provider Høglund Marine Solutions announced it has taken a two-thirds stake in Vindskip AS, a company developing a wind and LNG-powered vessel concept.

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