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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….

Spanish port in first LNG bunkering

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Spanish port of Denia recently hosted its first liquefied natural gas bunkering operation supplying the fuel to Balearia’s ferry. Image: Balearia The operation took place last Wednesday at the port located in Spain’s Alicante province, south of Valencia. Balearia’s converted ferry Bahama Mama bunkered the fuel via a truck-to-ship…

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…

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 —…

Fastwater partners to explore commercialisation of methanol as green marine fuel

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic A consortium of Europe’s maritime research and technology leaders have launched the Fastwater project to demonstrate the feasibility of retrofit and newbuild vessels to operate on methanol as a pathway to fossil-free shipping. With funding from the European Commission, Fastwater will focus on high impact outcomes, designing solutions for…

Excelerate takes delivery of tenth FSRU

Rate this article By Mirza Duran US floating LNG player Excelerate Energy has recently taken delivery of its tenth floating storage and regasification unit from South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering. Excelerate Sequoia (Image: Excelerate Energy) Excelerate Sequoia has a storage capacity of 173,400 cubic meters and is capable of operating both as an…

eCap Mobility wins DNV GL AiP for maritime application of Re-Fire fuel cells

Rate this article By Jasmina Ovcina Classification society DNV GL has granted an Approval in Principle (AiP) for a concept of maritime Re-Fire fuel cell application, jointly developed by electric mobility solutions provider eCap and fuel cell technology developer Re-Fire Technology. Re-Fire fuel cells; Image credit:Ecap/ReFire The partnership was launched back in 2019 as the…