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Environmental Sailing Ship Chases a Tanker Out of Sweden for Carrying Russian Gas
Environmental Sailing Ship Chases a Tanker Out of Sweden for Carrying Russian Gas

12 Sep 2022, 03:02 UTC / A small but might sailing vessel took on a massive tanker and stopped it from delivering Russian gas to a terminal in Seden

 
Crude Oil Tanker Gets Stuck in Suez Canal Close to Where Ever Given Got Stuck
Crude Oil Tanker Gets Stuck in Suez Canal Close to Where Ever Given Got Stuck

1 Sep 2022, 07:17 UTC / Many months ago, but not that many to remember, a large vessel called Ever Given blocked the Suez Canal. Now, a smaller one got stuck, but it's now free

 
Norway to Launch Europe’s First Cross-Border Carbon Transport and Storage Project
Norway to Launch Europe’s First Cross-Border Carbon Transport and Storage Project

30 Aug 2022, 04:36 UTC / A Norwegian company will be transporting CO2 captured from the Netherlands in what claims to be the world's first CCS cross-border project

 
Japan Wants to Apply Aerospace Technology to Modern Wind-Powered Ships
Japan Wants to Apply Aerospace Technology to Modern Wind-Powered Ships

5 Aug 2022, 02:54 UTC / Japanese shipping giant MOL has launched a complex study together with the Tokai University, for the application of aerospace engineering to wind-powered ships

 
A Pioneering U.S. Clean Shipping Bill Could Eliminate In-Port Ship Emissions by 2030
A Pioneering U.S. Clean Shipping Bill Could Eliminate In-Port Ship Emissions by 2030

14 Jul 2022, 05:41 UTC / Two Congressmen from California have introduced a clean shipping bill that could drastically change the future of green maritime transportation in the U.S.

 
The First “Pure” Car Carrier Vessel, Powered by Wind, to Also Be the World’s Tallest Ship
The First “Pure” Car Carrier Vessel, Powered by Wind, to Also Be the World’s Tallest Ship

29 Jun 2022, 04:44 UTC / The Oceanbird concept is being brought to life in the form of the Orcelle Wind, world's first wind-powered car and truck carrier

 
Toshiba and Echandia to Develop a Fuel Cell System for Extreme Heavy-Duty Vessels
Toshiba and Echandia to Develop a Fuel Cell System for Extreme Heavy-Duty Vessels

23 Jun 2022, 04:17 UTC / Toshiba has joined forces with a Swedish battery expert to develop a powerful fuel cell system that will take green shipping to the next level

 
Norwegian Clean Tech Startup to Launch a Hydrogen Tanker With Shell’s Maritime Division
Norwegian Clean Tech Startup to Launch a Hydrogen Tanker With Shell’s Maritime Division

15 Jun 2022, 05:40 UTC / Oslo-based TECO 2030 has partnered with Shell and other players in the maritime industry to develop a pioneering hydrogen-powered tanker

 
First Ship-to-Ship Biofuel Supply Trial Launched in Japan
First Ship-to-Ship Biofuel Supply Trial Launched in Japan

20 Apr 2022, 05:27 UTC / Biofuel made from used cooking oil from the Toyota Group will be used in a pioneering ship-to-ship supply trial in Japan

 
Hybrid-Electric Roboship Is Trailblazing Green Shipping in Japan
Hybrid-Electric Roboship Is Trailblazing Green Shipping in Japan

20 Apr 2022, 04:37 UTC / Mitsubishi and Honda are some of giants that have joined forces to launch innovative hybrid-electric vessels for green shipping in Japan

 
Massive Carrier Ship Finally Free, After Being Stuck for Over a Month in Chesapeake Bay
Massive Carrier Ship Finally Free, After Being Stuck for Over a Month in Chesapeake Bay

19 Apr 2022, 06:16 UTC / After curiously getting stuck in Chesapeake Bay, the massive carrier vessel Ever Forward was finally freed by the U.S. Coast Guard and salvage team

 
The U.S. Should Bet on Green Hydrogen for Zero-Emissions Shipping, New Study Shows
The U.S. Should Bet on Green Hydrogen for Zero-Emissions Shipping, New Study Shows

18 Apr 2022, 05:47 UTC / A recent report shows that green hydrogen and green ammonia are the best options for zero-emissions shipping, and U.S. has a great potential for that

 
A Large Container Ship Is Still Stuck in Chesapeake Bay, Salvage Strategy Changed
A Large Container Ship Is Still Stuck in Chesapeake Bay, Salvage Strategy Changed

8 Apr 2022, 06:24 UTC / Ever Forward seems to be ever stuck, since all salvage attempts since March have failed. Now, the U.S. Coast Guard changed its approach

 
New Rolls-Royce System for Ships Can Autonomously Control a Voyage from Start to Finish
New Rolls-Royce System for Ships Can Autonomously Control a Voyage from Start to Finish

6 Apr 2022, 05:21 UTC / Rolls-Royce and Sea Machine Robotics have unveiled a new range of advanced control systems for autonomous navigation and eco-friendly shipping

 
Australian Energy Company to Operate a Ship Running Almost Entirely on Green Ammonia
Australian Energy Company to Operate a Ship Running Almost Entirely on Green Ammonia

25 Mar 2022, 07:40 UTC / Fortescue Future Industries is gearing up to become one of the few and bold companies that are betting on green ammonia for the future of shipping

 
U.S. Startup to Build a Fleet of Smaller All-Electric Vessels, for Future Green Shipping
U.S. Startup to Build a Fleet of Smaller All-Electric Vessels, for Future Green Shipping

24 Mar 2022, 07:22 UTC / A company founded by U.S. Merchant Marine Academy graduates believes that battery-electric cargo ships are the answer for green shipping

 
Japanese Shipping Giant Successfully Tests the Use of Biofuel for a Bulk Carrier
Japanese Shipping Giant Successfully Tests the Use of Biofuel for a Bulk Carrier

17 Mar 2022, 06:59 UTC / The world of maritime cargo transportation may not be that glamorous, but it accounts for a big chunk of the global CO2 emissions, so any positive change counts

 
World’s Largest Electric Double-Ended Ferry to Start Operating in 2024
World’s Largest Electric Double-Ended Ferry to Start Operating in 2024

7 Mar 2022, 06:38 UTC / A Danish maritime company will soon start operating a new-generation freight and passenger ferry equipped with Kongsberg's propulsion system

 
A Maritime Technology Giant Is Turning Ships Into “Vacuum Cleaners” for the Sea
A Maritime Technology Giant Is Turning Ships Into “Vacuum Cleaners” for the Sea

21 Feb 2022, 08:53 UTC / Ships could also help clean oceans and seas from microplastics, thanks to an innovative technology, while they conduct their normal routes

 
Fully-Electric E-Pusher to Advance Zero-Emissions Shipping, Powered by Swappable Batteries
Fully-Electric E-Pusher to Advance Zero-Emissions Shipping, Powered by Swappable Batteries

18 Feb 2022, 06:24 UTC / A pioneering 100% electric pusher boat will start operating on an important commercial route, with the help of swappable batteries and charging stations