Topic: Zero-emissions

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...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk
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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...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Twenty Dutch hydrogen projects underway in inland navigation

Inland navigation and shortsea shipping are taking the first steps towards completely emission-free propulsion using hydrogen. There are approximately twenty projects underway in the Netherlands in this field. The first hydrogen-powered demonstration vessels are expected...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Holland Shipyards lays keel for new electric ferry

Holland Shipyards Group is building the first fully electric ferry for Brevik Fergeselskap, which will operate within the waters of Eidangerfjorden. On Wednesday 12 February the keel was laid. The contract for the new ferry was...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

CMB is now a net zero shipping line

Compagnie Maritime Belge (CMB) announces that from now on, it will offset its CO2 emissions to reach net zero. To do so, the shipping line supports climate projects in developing countries. In 2050, the company...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

e5 Lab to Develop Zero-emission Electric Vessels

Asahi Tanker, Exeno Yamamizu Corporation, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL), and Mitsubishi Corporation have established a new company together, e5 Lab. The new partnership is to develop both electrically powered vessels as well as the infrastructure...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk