Maersk sees four alternatives to fuel oil

Maersk sees four alternatives to fuel oil

Maersk has now identified four alternative fuels with which the Danish container shipping company wants to realise its ambition of being CO2 neutral by 2050. They are ammonia, methanol, biodiesel and lignin. The latter fuel is made from biomass such as rice. The...
First all-electric US built ferries enter service

First all-electric US built ferries enter service

The first all-electric vessels built in the US, the James V. Glynn and Nikola Tesla have been approved to enter service. The Niagara Falls tour ferries are each powered by a pair of battery packs providing 316 kWh total capacity divided across two catamaran hulls....
MARIN to kick off ZERO JIP

MARIN to kick off ZERO JIP

In October, MARIN will kick off the ZERO JIP initiative focused on the maritime energy transition. In this Joint Industry Project, project partners will design, build and test prototypes of the “Engine Room of the Future” to assure reliable future...