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VIDEO: “The luxury of fossil fuels is over”

Rate this article By cocokossmann “We need to find the next solution after fossil fuels, luxury is over. We had a very high energy density in a very compact and rather cheap fuel, but we are running out of it. The marine sector is responsible for a huge amount of emissions CO2 and pollutants so…

Maersk Drilling sets 50 pct CO2 emissions decrease target

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic Danish offshore drilling company Maersk Drilling has set a target of lowering the intensity of CO2 emissions from its drilling operations by 50 per cent by 2030. The post Maersk Drilling sets 50 pct… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Port of Tallinn gets its 1st shore power solution

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic Tallink Grupp’s vessel Victoria I was connected to shore power in Tallinn Old City Harbour for the first ever shore power charging in Estonia on 11 September. Image by Tallink Shore power can be used by the vessels operating the Estonian-Swedish as well as Estonian-Finnish routes. The Port of…

Evol LNG scores supply deal for Esperance power project

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Western Australian LNG supplier, Evol LNG, has been selected to deliver the chilled fuel to Esperance power station. Courtesy of Evol LNG Evol LNG has been selected to be the long-term supplier of liquefied natural gas by a regional electricity supplier, Horizon Power. The Esperance power project, which Horizon…

Estonia’s first hybrid ferry starts service

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic Following its successful conversion, ferry Tõll has become the first hybrid passenger vessel in Estonia. Image Courtesy: Port of Tallinn/Raul Mee During the reconstruction works, which cost almost EUR 1.6 million, TS Laevad, a subsidiary company of the Port of Tallinn, installed batteries on board Tõll. The ship’s batteries…

NYK names 1st LNG-fuelled PCTC to be built in Japan

Rate this article By Jasmina Ovcina Image courtesy: NYK Japanese shipping major NYK has named its first large scale LNG-fuelled vessel built at a domestic yard, the company said. The vessel, named Sakura Leader, is a car carrier, built by Shin Kurushima Toyohashi Shipbuilding and is scheduled for delivery in October 2020. The ship’s design…

BHP charters LNG-fuelled bulkers from Eastern Pacific Shipping

Rate this article By Jasmina Ovcina Singapore-based ship management company Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) has won a deal with BHP to charter five LNG dual-fuel Newcastlemax bulk carriers. The contract is being awarded as part of the tender BHP released in July 2019, seeking vessels to cut greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by more than 30…

Japanese firms partner up on commercialisation of high-power fuel cell vessels

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic Japanese New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) has approved the participation of NYK Line, Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, ClassNK, and ENEOS Corporation in a demonstration project for the commercialization of high-power fuel cell (FC) vessels. The project, which will begin this month,…