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Unprecedented UK Government Funding in Search of the Ultimate Zero-Emission Vessel
Unprecedented UK Government Funding in Search of the Ultimate Zero-Emission Vessel

7 Feb 2023, 06:37 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / For the first time in history, the UK government is willing to pump more than $90 million into the production of green maritime tech solutions

 
Groundbreaking Oceanbird Sailing System to Be Installed on a Cargo Vessel
Groundbreaking Oceanbird Sailing System to Be Installed on a Cargo Vessel

1 Feb 2023, 02:10 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Oceanbird will become the tallest ship in the world, but until then, the innovative sailing system will be used to make existing vessels greener

 
World’s First Hydrogen-Powered Inland Vessel to Operate in the Netherlands
World’s First Hydrogen-Powered Inland Vessel to Operate in the Netherlands

26 Jan 2023, 05:55 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Concordia Damen is building what will become the world's first inland vessel to run on green hydrogen that's also locally produced

 
Amsterdam’s Pilot Vessel Neo Orbis Will Use Hydrogen in an Innovative Fixed Form
Amsterdam’s Pilot Vessel Neo Orbis Will Use Hydrogen in an Innovative Fixed Form

25 Jan 2023, 04:11 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / A new solid form of hydrogen called "sodium borohydride" could revolutionize shipping and become the basis for circular energy production onboard

 
Japan’s First Eco-Friendly Ferry Enters Service
Japan’s First Eco-Friendly Ferry Enters Service

17 Jan 2023, 03:17 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Mitsui O.S.K. Lines is at the forefront of LNG-fueled maritime operations in Japan, with the official launch of a trailblazing ferry for passengers and trucks

 
Airbus Tests Sustainable Fuel Not Just for Its Aircraft but Also for Its Ships
Airbus Tests Sustainable Fuel Not Just for Its Aircraft but Also for Its Ships

13 Jan 2023, 04:40 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Sustainable fuel can make not just aircraft, but also the vessels that carry their components, greener. And Airbus is working on it

 
EU Funding Will Make Existing Cargo Ships Greener Thanks to a Tilting Wingsail
EU Funding Will Make Existing Cargo Ships Greener Thanks to a Tilting Wingsail

10 Jan 2023, 05:22 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Almost $10 million were awarded to a complex project that plans to retrofit existing cargo vessels with innovative wingsails and clean propulsion

 
Airseas’ Groundbreaking Kite System Installed on Massive Japanese Carrier
Airseas’ Groundbreaking Kite System Installed on Massive Japanese Carrier

6 Jan 2023, 06:12 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Japanese shipping company K Line is now officially using this innovative kite system to make its giant cargo ships greener

 
Japan’s First LNG Ferry Gets Its Fuel From Four Trucks at the Same Time
Japan’s First LNG Ferry Gets Its Fuel From Four Trucks at the Same Time

23 Dec 2022, 03:31 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Shipping giant feeds its new LNG-fuel passenger ferry, the Sunflower Kurenai, through four tank trucks at the same time - a first in Japan

 
Commercial Ships Break the Norm With Groundbreaking Sailing Concept
Commercial Ships Break the Norm With Groundbreaking Sailing Concept

22 Dec 2022, 02:40 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Ancient sails boast an unmatched charm, but today's futuristic interpretations also bring the power that's needed for a new type of green shpping

 
LNG-Fueled Carrier to Be Chartered by a Japanese Giant for $30K Per Day
LNG-Fueled Carrier to Be Chartered by a Japanese Giant for $30K Per Day

20 Dec 2022, 06:35 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / This new shipping company sports a small, but almost-green fleet of LNG-fueled carriers, and it's ready to revolutionize shipping

 
A Molten Salt Reactor Makes the Amazing 'Thor' the Self-Sufficient Vessel of Tomorrow
A Molten Salt Reactor Makes the Amazing 'Thor' the Self-Sufficient Vessel of Tomorrow

17 Dec 2022, 10:03 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / This Norwegian superhero of the sea incorporates a MSR for the first time, and acts as a floating charging station, laboratory, and search-and-rescue ship

 
Trailblazing Compressed Hydrogen Carrier H2Neo Gets the Green Light
Trailblazing Compressed Hydrogen Carrier H2Neo Gets the Green Light

13 Dec 2022, 04:38 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / An Australian company has developed a unique system for storing and transporting compressed hydrogen via a carrier, and the American Bureau of Shipping approved

 
Watch this Groundbreaking Robotic Vessel That’s Also Sustainable Hit the Waves
Watch this Groundbreaking Robotic Vessel That’s Also Sustainable Hit the Waves

8 Dec 2022, 04:33 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / A UK company has just launched an incredible robotic vessel meant to run entirely on ammonia, the first of a futuristic fleet called Armada

 
Watch This Revolutionary Kite System for Ships in Action for the First Time
Watch This Revolutionary Kite System for Ships in Action for the First Time

7 Dec 2022, 04:27 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / A French developer that's backed by Airbus tested its innovative kite for the first time, onboard a ship that transports aircraft components

 
Uthörn Breaks the Norm as the First German Ship Powered by Green Methanol
Uthörn Breaks the Norm as the First German Ship Powered by Green Methanol

3 Nov 2022, 03:52 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Meet the trailblazing Uthörn, a scientific research vessel that's powered by green methanol, becoming the first ship of its kind in Germany

 
Trailblazing Tugboat Will Be Able to Eliminate the Emissions Equivalent of 350 Cars
Trailblazing Tugboat Will Be Able to Eliminate the Emissions Equivalent of 350 Cars

31 Oct 2022, 05:43 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Meet the Hydrotug, claiming to be the world's first dual-fuel tugboat base on hydrogen, which will drastically reduce emissions

 
World’s First Partly Wind-Powered Large Cargo Vessel Sails From Japan to Australia
World’s First Partly Wind-Powered Large Cargo Vessel Sails From Japan to Australia

26 Oct 2022, 03:44 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Shofu Maru is a pioneering large coal carrier fitted with an advanced sailing system, and it just completed its maiden voyage

 
Japanese Vessel Completes World’s First Biofuel-Powered Voyage for Ethylene Transport
Japanese Vessel Completes World’s First Biofuel-Powered Voyage for Ethylene Transport

14 Oct 2022, 02:47 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Biofuel made from used cooking oil is starting to look like a viable alternative to diesel for the shipping industry, and a pioneering Japanese vessel proved it

 
World’s Largest 100 Percent Green Shipping Fleet to Be Powered by Wind and Hydrogen
World’s Largest 100 Percent Green Shipping Fleet to Be Powered by Wind and Hydrogen

11 Oct 2022, 03:36 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Could shipping be entirely green in the not-so-distant future? Veer believes so, and its Mamba project looks really promising