Tagged Emissions

Shell’s shipping study confirms LNG as transition fuel

Rate this article By Mirza Duran A Shell study released on Tuesday exploring how the shipping industry is working to slash its emissions has confirmed LNG as one of the main transition fuels. For illustration only (Image: Shell) The report named “Decarbonizing Shipping: All Hands on Deck” is a joint research by Shell and Deloitte….

Battery-powered, autonomous offshore wind guard vessel introduced

Rate this article By Adrijana Buljan A consortium comprising C-Job Naval Architects, LISA, SeaZip Offshore Service, Sea Machines, MARIN, and eL-Tec elektrotechnologie has unveiled a concept design for an Autonomous Guard Vessel (AGV), to be used for surveillance of offshore wind infrastructure, from wind farms to substation platforms and cable routes. The vessel, whose design…

Enagas and BP partner on LNG, CNG as fuel in Spain

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Enagas and a unit of BP have teamed up to promote the use of LNG and CNG as fuel for the transport sector in Spain as part of a move to reduce emissions. Image: Enagas The collaboration deal signed on Thursday also includes the promotion of renewable gases, and…

11 industry majors pave way for accelerating energy transition

Rate this article By Jasmina Ovcina Eleven industry majors including AWS, Carrefour Group, CMA CGM Group, Cluster Maritime Français, Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, Engie, Faurecia, Michelin, Schneider Electric, Total and Wärtsilä have formed a coalition for the energy of the future. The coalition aims to accelerate the development of energy sources and technologies…

Gasum opens LNG-LBG station in Lieto

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic The Nordic energy company Gasum has opened a new heavy-duty transport LNG and LBG filling station in Lieto, Finland. Courtesy of Gasum The station has opened in Avanti business and industrial area on highway 10 and serves long-haul transport, and will help logistics companies to reduce their emissions. Together…

Green target met ahead of schedule: Yang Ming cuts CO2 emissions by 51 pct

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic Eleven years ahead of schedule, Taiwanese shipping company Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation managed to accomplish the International Maritime Organization (IMO) target of reducing carbon intensity by at least 40 per cent by 2030. As informed, Yang Ming fleet’s average carbon intensity — CO2 emissions per transport work —…

Construction starts on Terntank’s hybrid tankers

Rate this article By Mirza Duran China Merchants Jinling shipyard started building on Tuesday two LNG and LBG-powered tankers for Sweden’s Terntank. Image: Terntank Terntank ordered the duo last year at the Chinese yard previously known as AVIC Dingheng Shipbuilding. The vessels are an upgraded version of the shipping company’s AVIC series. Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine,…