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Home » News » Alternative Fuels & Propulsion - Q1 2016

Alternative Fuels & Propulsion - Q1 2016

Gazprom and Fluxys sign LNG cooperation agreement
30 Mar 2016 11:02 GMT
Companies to collaborate on the construction and operation of LNG receiving terminals, LNG filling stations, and LNG bunkering infrastructure in Europe.

BC Ferries awards dual-fuel conversion contract
29 Mar 2016 11:02 GMT
Two vessels to be converted to dual-fuel so they can operate on liquefied natural gas (LNG).

Project to develop gas turbine-powered, electrically driven container ship design
23 Mar 2016 11:15 GMT
General Electric (GE), Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Lloyd's Register (LR) in joint development project.

Quadrise announces H2 results
21 Mar 2016 08:53 GMT
Emulsion fuel firm posts results for the six-month period ended 31 December 2015.

Skangas to acquire LNG production plant and bunkering facility
18 Mar 2016 09:32 GMT
Located in southern Norway, the plant has an annual production capacity of 300,000 tonnes of LNG.

Engine for world's first ethane-fuelled LEG carrier passes test
17 Mar 2016 11:11 GMT
G50 engine will also be able to run on heavy fuel oil (HFO), marine diesel oil (MDO) and marine gas oil (MGO).

Cruise ship with fuel-saving technology and LNG supply system sets sail
16 Mar 2016 10:05 GMT
Vessel is the first to use MHI's proprietary technology that is designed to enhance fuel efficiency.

LNG propulsion package for new cargo carrier
09 Mar 2016 10:04 GMT
LNG-powered vessel is to transport fish food along the Norwegian coast.

Siemens to provide technology for Finland's first battery-powered car ferry
08 Mar 2016 10:52 GMT
FinFerries vessel is scheduled to begin operating in the summer of 2017.

GAINN initiative to facilitate the introduction of LNG fuel
07 Mar 2016 11:03 GMT
EU projects to focus on identifying the optimal solution for ports to provide LNG bunkering.

Alfa Laval focuses on alternative fuels with test centre expansion
03 Mar 2016 13:08 GMT
Expanded facility to focus on environmental and combustion technology in burners and heating systems for ships using LNG and other alternative fuels.

LNG the fuel of the future despite 'foggy passage', says report
29 Feb 2016 12:48 GMT
Consultancy says current low oil prices are largely due to an oversupplied market; predicts price rise when demand catches up with supply.

LNG reloading station contract awarded
29 Feb 2016 09:05 GMT
Klaipeda facility to include jetty modules for ship bunkering.

Shell, Qatargas and Maersk sign LNG MoU
24 Feb 2016 11:29 GMT
Project partners to explore the development of LNG as a marine fuel in the Middle East.

Ecoslops announces EUR 5.5 million bond issue to accelerate growth
23 Feb 2016 01:45 GMT
Port of Sines operation generated EUR 2.7 million of revenue in 2015.

Energy-efficient propulsion solution for luxury superyacht
22 Feb 2016 12:04 GMT
Power solution to include the option to connect to a battery plant.

Order for biggest ever gas-fuelled ethane carriers
17 Feb 2015 08:39 GMT
Vessels to be fitted with ME-GI engine, which is able to run on fuel oil or gas.

Singapore LPG terminal receives first cargo
16 Feb 2016 09:42 GMT
The low-flashpoint fuel has been described as one of the 'serious candidates to fuel oil in the future'.

Marine solar power product range announced
16 Jan 2016 07:08 GMT
Eco Marine Power completes its range of marine solar power solutions and related products.

Wartsila fuel flexibility supporting Japan's 'gas age' shipping sector
10 Feb 2016 14:56 GMT
16 new Japanese gas carriers are to run on dual-fuel engines capable of running on LNG or conventional fuels.

Bunker Holding to build LNG production plant in Denmark
10 Feb 2016 14:01 GMT
LNG facility to produce LNG for the Danish and Swedish maritime markets.

Keel-laying ceremony for LNG-fuelled fast ferry
10 Feb 2016 08:55 GMT
LNG-powered ferry is to carry out shuttle operations between Tallinn and Helsinki.

Norwegian firm lands study contract for LNG bunker barge
04 Feb 2016 10:11 GMT
Aqualis Offshore to carry out an engineering study of a newbuild LNG bunker barge that is to operate off the U.S. coast.

Class societies in agreement that covers gas-fuelled ships
03 Feb 2016 15:51 GMT
DNV GL and Russian Maritime Register of Shipping target improving technical standards for the safety of gas-fuelled vessels.

Eco Marine Power signs agreement with Jastram Technologies
27 Jan 2016 11:57 GMT
Companies to cooperate in introducing products and services to the Canadian maritime industry.

Sener designs LNG bunkering vessel
26 Jan 2016 09:21 GMT
Ship-to-ship LNG bunkering vessel has IMO type C LNG cargo tanks.

World's second LNG-powered containership delivered two months ahead of schedule
25 Jan 2016 10:13 GMT
Perla Del Caribe is the sister ship of the world's first LNG-fuelled containership, the Isla Bella.

LNG-fuelled fast ferry to be named Megastar
25 Jan 2016 08:56 GMT
LNG-powered ferry is to carry out shuttle operations between Tallinn and Helsinki.

'Vastly improved' specs for lithium ion battery systems
20 Jan 2016 19:58 GMT
The Corvus module will now be designated as AT6700 to reflect the validated energy capacity of 6.7kWh.

GAC forms dedicated team to serve LNG sector
20 Jan 2016 09:30 GMT
Decision to form LNG team was made in response to the recent surge in global production, company says.

Project to design 'the LNG ship of the future'
19 Jan 2016 14:51 GMT
Final vessel design is expected to cut fuel costs by 3 to 5 percent.

New ferry concept consumes no fuel in 'plug-in' mode
14 Jan 2016 14:46 GMT
Ferry is designed to run entirely on batteries or in a battery-engine hybrid configuration with LNG or biofuel.

Skangas bunkers world's first LNG-powered cement tanker
13 Jan 2016 10:51 GMT
M.V. Greenland is the first ever dry cargo vessel to be fitted with an LNG-fuelled propulsion system.

Nobu Su confirms registration of Hybrid Ship and Mahoubin Bottle Shape LNG Tank patents
12 Jan 2016 14:44 GMT
Combination of hybrid propulsion technology and new LNG containment system are set to make hybrid ice-class LNG ships 'the answer' to global warming issue, says TMT.

Ferry operator wins award for solar panel project
12 Jan 2016 12:11 GMT
Project involves the implementation and operation of a solar photovoltaic unit on board the Blue Star Delos.

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