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Home » News » Alternative Fuels & Propulsion - Q1 2013

Alternative Fuels & Propulsion - Q1 2013

Contract to build LNG transferlines for ferry bunker system
28 Mar 2013 16:33 GMT
System to be built at the Norwegian port of Risavika, near Stavanger.

Decline in LNG freight market 'likely'
26 Mar 2013 13:28 GMT
Additional production required to keep unchartered vessels employed is 'not on the cards', says research firm.

Contract to build gas terminal in Germany
22 Mar 2013 08:21 GMT
New facility is scheduled to be completed by the end of 2015.

DNV to develop LNG bunkering procedures in Antwerp
18 Mar 2013 19:41 GMT
Classification society selected to develop procedures for the safe bunkering of LNG in ARA port.

Gas-to-fuel converter wins award
18 Mar 2013 10:41 GMT
Product converts waste gas into fuel, thus reducing operating costs and enhancing environmental sustainability.

First gas-fuelled supply vessel turns 10
18 Mar 2013 07:14 GMT
Next month will mark 10 years since the world's first LNG-powered supply vessel hit the waves.

Aerospace firm to make tanks for fuelling LNG-powered ships
14 Mar 2013 17:21 GMT
Space Shuttle specialist to manufacture cryogenic tanks for fuelling vessels powered by liquefied natural gas.

Wartsila in maintenance agreement for LNG-fuelled vessel
14 Mar 2013 12:08 GMT
5-year maintenance agreement signed for world's largest LNG-powered passenger ferry.

Report: 2015 targets could cause adverse environmental effects
11 Mar 2013 13:02 GMT
Report claims that sulphur reduction targets could increase carbon emissions and result in the loss of up to 2,000 jobs.

Overview of LNG bunkering regulatory framework
11 Mar 2013 09:04 GMT
Document includes a list of 43 items related to the bunkering of gas-fuelled ships.

LNG inventory data published
11 Mar 2013 06:31 GMT
Data covers LNG regasification capacity within the EU.

New venture to focus on LNG fuelling
05 Mar 2013 08:21 GMT
'One-stop shop' offering a full range of LNG fuelling services from pipeline to combustion.

Project update: LNG bunkering in Australia
01 Mar 2013 11:28 GMT
Project members are said to be optimistic about the future of LNG bunkering in Australia.

LNG-powered gas carrier to be launched in April
21 Feb 2013 08:51 GMT
Vessel is the second in a series of four gas carriers.

LNG fuel webinar to be held in March
21 Feb 2013 07:12 GMT
Event access available free of charge. Registration required.

'Too early' to set up LNG refuelling schemes for inland ports
18 Feb 2013 14:18 GMT
Federation says it seems premature to put forward LNG as the alternative ahead of hydrogen, biofuels and electricity.

Teekay LNG Partners orders fuel-saving vessels
14 Feb 2013 07:34 GMT
LNG carriers will each have two dual-fuel, ultra long two-stroke gas injection engines.

Norway in pole position for battery-powered ships
08 Feb 2013 21:13 GMT
Norwegian shipping industry is said to be 'well prepared for the future'.

Gothenburg LNG survey 'highly encouraging'
08 Feb 2013 12:48 GMT
Positive response to the development of an LNG bunkering infrastructure at the largest port in the Nordic region.

Slow LNG trade growth belies frantic pace of development
06 Feb 2013 14:31 GMT
2013 is predicted to be another slow year in terms of LNG trade expansion.

Washington State Ferries explores LNG
06 Feb 2013 14:13 GMT
World's third-largest ferry operator to explore the possibility of running its vessels on liquefied natural gas.

Agreement to develop solar cell technology applications
06 Feb 2013 12:41 GMT
Project will be initially focussed on incorporating solar technology into a configurable rigid sail.

Approval of fuel-saving LNG tanker documentation
04 Feb 2013 14:41 GMT
Vessel design is said to meet the highest environmental requirements.

US event to focus on LNG bunkering
30 Jan 2013 10:27 GMT
Conference to address the key issues associated with developing a market for LNG bunkering.

Bunker event on board LNG-fuelled cruise vessel
30 Jan 2013 08:53 GMT
2013 conference to take place on board the world’s largest passenger cruise vessel fuelled by liquefied natural gas.

Rising LNG prices impacting the market
28 Jan 2013 13:21 GMT
Assessment of the LNG market and how high prices in Japan are prompting the government to reconsider its nuclear policy.

LNG bunkering feasibility study in Tallinn
25 Jan 2013 22:13 GMT
Baltic port selects firm to carry out feasibility study to develop an LNG bunkering infrastructure.

ESPO voices concern over EU LNG plan
25 Jan 2013 21:31 GMT
Secretary General says LNG refuelling points should be developed in ports where it 'actually makes sense'.

EU proposes network of LNG refuelling stations
25 Jan 2013 20:04 GMT
European Commission recommends that LNG refuelling stations be installed in 139 maritime and inland ports.

Evergas orders LNG carriers
24 Jan 2013 08:03 GMT
Vessels will be built to meet the highest environmental and efficiency performance measures, says Danish firm.

Pathways towards low carbon shipping
22 Jan 2013 10:33 GMT
Possible pathways to reduce CO2 emissions from shipping are published in a new position paper.

LNG bunkering feasibility study in South Korea
21 Jan 2013 10:40 GMT
Agreement announced to cooperate on a feasibility study to develop an LNG bunkering infrastructure in South Korea.

Dutch firm to install LNG bunkering system
18 Jan 2013 12:31 GMT
Bunkering system to be installed on ferries travelling from Norway to Denmark.

Emulsion fuel tests completed
18 Jan 2013 11:53 GMT
Commercial volumes of Marine MSAR®2 are expected to be produced from mid-2013.

World's first electrically-powered car ferry
15 Jan 2013 09:56 GMT
Vessel's batteries will be recharged in the breaks between crossings.

'Most eco-friendly cruise ship ever built'
11 Jan 2013 11:13 GMT
LNG-fuelled vessel is scheduled to begin operating next week.

LNG tanker with dual-fuel engine completed
07 Jan 2013 11:38 GMT
Liquefied natural gas tanker is owner's first with dual-fuel engine technology.

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