Cold ironing partnership unveiled

Enel X and Fincantieri have signed a letter of intent (LoI) to build and operate port infrastructure with a low environmental impact. In addition, the LoI calls for the development of electricity-powered solutions for ground logistics services. In the first stage, the LoI specifically addresses: [Read more...]

2021-03-26T23:20:20+00:00 March 26th, 2021|Environment|

Yara to revisit cold ironing

While the EU parliament call for an emission ban at a berth, Yara Marine Technologies has relaunched its cold ironing initiative, partnering with NG3. “We used to do shore power projects on ships some years ago, but the market was too slow. Now however, with [Read more...]

2021-02-12T19:23:49+00:00 February 12th, 2021|Environment|

Stena to introduce battery powered ropaxes

Stena Line is planning to operate two fossil-free battery powered vessels on its Gothenburg/Frederikshavn in Denmark route no later than 2030. This was announced by Stena Lines CEO Niclas Mårtensson during a presentation about the industry collaboration project Tranzero Initiative, in Gothenburg on 4th February. [Read more...]

2021-02-12T18:51:04+00:00 February 12th, 2021|Environment|

MSC cruise ship to be used in research project

A new research project, which is focusing on combining emerging technologies to promote low-carbon shipping, will test solutions on two vessels, including an MSC cruise ship. The project, named CHEK (deCarbonizing sHipping by Enabling Key technology symbiosis on real vessel concept designs), is being funded [Read more...]

2021-01-26T20:24:22+00:00 January 26th, 2021|Environment|