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Home » News » Fuel Efficiency, Costs, Savings & Charges - Q3 2011

Fuel Efficiency, Costs, Savings & Charges - Q3 2011

Trials completed for new powder coating
15 Sep 2011 06:51 GMT
Coating is said to 'equal or exceed all others' in fuel efficiency.

AWT integrates AIS for vesel monitoring
13 Sep 2011 17:34 GMT
Service uses global Automatic Identification System (AIS) for vessel monitoring.

Operator installs trimming system to cut fuel costs
05 Sep 2011 16:04 GMT
Cruise ship owner chooses trim optimization as part of its fuel and emission reduction strategy.

Bunker costs up 36% for CMA CGM
30 Aug 2011 15:31 GMT
Shipping group reports higher fuel costs as net profit falls 72% year-on-year.

US shipper lowers fuel surcharge
24 Aug 2011 07:43 GMT
Shipping firm matches main rival and cuts fuel fee by 2 percentage points.

Ocean shipper cuts bunker surcharge
22 Aug 2011 15:44 GMT
Vice President points out that bunker prices have not mirrored the recent downward movement of crude.

Shanghai plant to produce green propulsion system
19 Aug 2011 13:17 GMT
Propulsion system is said to improve a vessel's fuel efficiency by 20-30 percent.

Fuel consumption rise for transportation firm
18 Aug 2011 10:12 GMT
US firm records an increase in bunker consumption during the first half of 2011.

Milestone for fuel-saving propeller device
15 Aug 2011 08:29 GMT
Landmark sales figure for device that is said to reduce fuel consumption by up to 5 percent.

Shipyard delivers first hybrid turbocharged bulker
11 Aug 2011 07:50 GMT
New turbocharger is said to reduce fuel consumption and carbon dioxide emissions.

Appraisal initiative aimed at cutting fuel consumption
08 Aug 2011 08:28 GMT
Variable speed drives could reduce energy consumption by up to 50 percent, says ABB.

Higher bunker costs hit Canadian firm
28 Jul 2011 07:58 GMT
Year-on-year logistics costs rise as a result of higher bunker prices.

Solar hybrid to launch in June 2012
18 Jul 2011 13:24 GMT
Power generated by solar panels is stored in lithium-ion batteries and used to power the ship while it is berthed.

IMO briefing on MEPC 62
18 Jul 2011 07:23 GMT
Briefing on energy efficiency measures adopted at IMO meeting.

Owner orders 26 fuel-efficient container feeders
18 Jul 2011 06:57 GMT
New series of container feeders offer fuel efficiency gains and dual fuel and LNG power options.

Carbon War Room calls for efficiency ratings for all ships
16 Jul 2011 12:39 GMT
NGO says the new IMO standards, if applied to all ships, would save the industry US$50 billion per year.

IMO approves efficiency standard for new ships
15 Jul 2011 18:51 GMT
Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI) regulation is approved at the MEPC's 62nd session in London.

LNG carrier cuts fuel consumption by 20%
12 Jul 2011 17:08 GMT
'Evolutionary' LNG carrier includes bunker-saving, eco-friendly features.

Turbine plant cuts fuel consumption by 15%
07 Jul 2011 13:33 GMT
LNG carrier is the first in the world to be fitted with fuel-saving reheat turbine plant.

Reducing wind resistance to cut fuel costs
06 Jul 2011 17:23 GMT
Improved fuel efficiency is said to lower bulk carrier CO2 emissions by 520 tonnes per year.

Measurement reduces fuel consumption
06 Jul 2011 07:38 GMT
Technology used to measure rudder force is said to result in fuel savings of up to 3 percent.

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