Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Maersk net zero emission vessel

MAN Energy Solutions to Supply Methanol-Fueled Engine for Maersk’s Carbon Neutral Feeder Ship

MAN Energy Solutions says it has won an order to supply the engine for the shipping industry’s first methanol-fueled containership. The ship, a 2,100 TEU-capacity feeder, is under development for...

6 mins ago
Total Views: 40


MOL Exploring Triangular Sails Attached to Ships’ Cranes to Boost Propulsion

Japanese shipping group Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has partnered with others to research and develop triangular sails that can be mounted on ships’ cargo cranes and other equipment to boost propulsion...

44 mins ago
Total Views: 180

Monday, July 26, 2021
MSC Magnifica cruise ship Venice
Cruise Ships

MSC Wants World’s First Hydrogen Cruise Ship

A study is being conducted by MSC to find out if it is possible to build the world’s first hydrogen-powered cruise ship.

July 26, 2021
Total Views: 752

Sunday, July 25, 2021
Robert Gordon Sproul Scripps

Scripps Gets $35M From California To Build A Hydrogen-Powered Research Vessel

California has given Scripps Institute of Oceanography $35 million to design and build a new coastal research vessel. The project includes a hydrogen-hybrid propulsion system.

July 25, 2021
Total Views: 1266

Wednesday, July 21, 2021
ship emissions

Shipping Industry to Hold Cross-Industry Decarbonization Event at COP26

Shipping industry stakeholders will convene a cross-industry event at COP26 with leaders in energy, politics and finance to discuss maritime decarbonization efforts. COP26 is the UN climate change conference to...

July 21, 2021
Total Views: 601

Friday, July 16, 2021

MOL Picks Up 40% Stake in Methanol Tanker Company Waterfront Shipping

Japanese shipping line Mitsui O.S.K. Lines will acquire a 40 percent stake in Methanex’s Vancouver-based subsidiary Waterfront Shipping (WFS), which operates the world’s largest fleet of methanol tankers, for $145...

July 16, 2021
Total Views: 971

Port of long beach

MSC and Shell to Work Together on Decarbonizing Shipping

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) is teaming up with Shell to develop alternative fuels and technology to help the shipping sector’s energy transition towards decarbonization. MSC will work with Shell...

July 16, 2021
Total Views: 987

Monday, July 12, 2021

Longchamp Reserves Space on Neoline’s Sail-Powered Cargo Ships

French handbag manufacturer Longchamp has secured space on board NEOLINE’s new sailing cargo ships. Under the agreement, Longchamp has committed to shipping at least 50% of its annual container volume...

July 12, 2021
Total Views: 1791

dry bulk ship, bulker

EEX Launches Carbon Impact Dry Freight Index

by Vera Eckert (Reuters) German energy exchange EEX on Monday launched a zero carbon freight index (ZCFI) which combines the bourse’s dry freight and emission permits prices to show operators...

July 12, 2021
Total Views: 730

Thursday, July 8, 2021
khalifa port abu dhabi

Abu Dhabi Exploring Large-Scale Green Hydrogen to Ammonia Project

Abu Dhabi has initiated discussions on the development of an industrial-scale green hydrogen to ammonia export project. Partners in the project and Abu Dhabi National Energy Company PJSC (TAQA) and...

July 8, 2021
Total Views: 1649

Tuesday, July 6, 2021
msc ship in port

MSC Again Ranks Among EU’s Biggest Carbon Emitters -NGO

Swiss-based MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company has moved up a notch Transport & Environment’s ranking of Europe’s biggest carbon emitters. The Brussels-based non-governmental environmental group reports that MSC emitted 10.9Mt of...

July 6, 2021
Total Views: 1351

Saturday, July 3, 2021
Norway Electric Ferry

Travel Norway’s Fjords On A Quiet Electric Ferry

By Gabriel Leigh (Bloomberg) Hop on a ferry in Norway and it’s increasingly likely that the rumble of a diesel engine will have been replaced by the quiet hum of...

July 3, 2021
Total Views: 5355

Thursday, July 1, 2021
methanol tanker design

Swiss Methanol Producer Orders Two More Methanol-Fueled Tankers

Swiss-based methanol producer Proman has announce plans to build two additional methanol-powered tankers, bringing its total number on order to six. The 49,900 DWT dual-fuel MR tankers will be constructed...

July 1, 2021
Total Views: 1868

Maersk net zero emission vessel

Maersk Signs Shipbuilding Contract for Carbon Neutral Feeder Ship

Maersk has announced signing a shipbuilding contract for the world’s first containership powered by carbon neutral methanol. The contract was signed with Hyundai Mipo Dockyards and calls for the a...

July 1, 2021
Total Views: 2062

Air Lubrication Ship

Vale Bets on Bubbles to Make Shipping Iron Cheaper and Cleaner

By Mariana Durao (Bloomberg) Tiny bubbles are the latest hope for bringing down fuel costs and emissions along the more than 13,000-nautical mile journey from Brazilian iron ore mines to...

July 1, 2021
Total Views: 3685

Monday, June 28, 2021

MOL Launches Charitable Trust in Mauritius After Wakashio Grounding

By Vel Moonien in Mauritius, Mitsui O.S.K Lines (MOL) has established a charitable trust in Mauritius, pending the launch of a MOL Japanese Foundation, to support environmental and social projects....

June 28, 2021
Total Views: 1902

Wednesday, June 23, 2021
DEEPGREEN Ship Maersk Launcher

Subsea Mining SPAC’s Rush For Underwater Metals Comes With Deep Risks

By Todd Woody (Bloomberg) –A seabed mining startup, DeepGreen Metals (NYSE SPAC Listing $SOAC) has successfully sold itself to investors as a game-changing source of minerals to make electric car...

June 23, 2021
Total Views: 2642

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Ulstein to Design Non-Fossil Fuel Containership for Norwegian Startup

Norwegian shipbuilder Ulstein has been elected to design a non-fossil fuel containership capable of achieving zero emissions. The contract was awarded by EDGE Navigation AS to Ulstein Design & Solutions...

June 22, 2021
Total Views: 3334

Monday, June 21, 2021

Trafigura Calls on IMO to Up the Pace on CO2 Curbs

By Jack Wittels (Bloomberg) — Trafigura Group said the shipping industry’s regulator needs to act with ‘lightning speed’ to cut carbon emissions from an industry that spews more C02 into the...

June 21, 2021
Total Views: 753

Friday, June 18, 2021
tanker at sea

Shipping Industry Urges Governments to Act Swiftly on $5 Billion Decarbonization Fund

With the conclusion of the International Maritime Organization’s MEPC 76 meeting, several major shipping industry bodies are calling on governments to make good on their word and not waste any...

June 18, 2021
Total Views: 2382