Monday, October 5, 2020
offshore wind farm

Orsted Offshore Wind Farm to Power Green Ammonia Plant for Fertilizer

By William Mathis (Bloomberg) — Orsted A/S, the world’s biggest developer of offshore wind farms, plans to use its latest Dutch installation to make  for use in fertilizer. The Danish...

October 5, 2020
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Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Maritime News

Development of First Fully Autonomous Ship Put on Hold Due Coronavirus

Development of the world’s first fully autonomous containership has been put on hold indefinitely amid the COVID-19 pandemic.  In 2017, Norwegian fertilizer producer Yara teamed up with maritime technology company...

May 12, 2020
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Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Shipbuilding Contract Signed for Unmanned, Zero-Emission Container Ship ‘Yara Birkeland’

The world’s first autonomous and electric container ship is one step closer to reality with a shipbuilding contract now in signed and sealed for the vessel. Norwegian technology firm Kongsberg,...

August 15, 2018
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Friday, September 29, 2017
yara birkeland autonomous ship
Maritime News

Final Design for First Zero-Emission Autonomous Containership Unveiled in Norway

The final design of is what is looking to become the world’s first autonomous and zero emission containership was released Friday in Trondheim, Norway. Norwegian fertilizer producer announced the first-of-its-kind...

September 29, 2017
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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

First Zero-Emission, Fully-Autonomous Container Ship Planned for 2020

Norwegian fertilizer producer Yara and maritime technology firm Kongsberg Gruppe are teaming up to build what they say will be the world’s first fully-electric and autonomous container feeder ship. “The...

May 9, 2017
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