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Home » News » Alternative Fuels & Propulsion - Q4 2011

Alternative Fuels & Propulsion - Q4 2011

Dual fuel OSV delivered in the US
30 Dec 2011 13:51 GMT
Diesel-electric vessel is said to be the most environmentally friendly OSV in the Gulf of Mexico.

Imtech awarded ferry hybrid contract
22 Dec 2011 14:47 GMT
Imtech to supply the propulsion system for the 'world's first' diesel electric, hybrid seagoing ferry.

Regulations driving interest in LNG
15 Dec 2011 16:04 GMT
Survey finds that new emissions standards and low natural gas prices are driving operators to make the switch to LNG.

Naming ceremony for world's largest gas-fuelled ferry
14 Dec 2011 13:43 GMT

Project to develop LNG-fuelled boxship
14 Dec 2011 13:13 GMT
Joint project to develop solutions for containerships powered by LNG.

LNG/battery hybrids the 'next big thing'
12 Dec 2011 09:21 GMT
Benefits of adding a battery pack are outlined by LNG fuel specialist.

Dual fuel engine tested in Germany
07 Dec 2011 07:35 GMT
New dual fuel engine is able to run on gas, marine diesel oil or heavy fuel oil.

Study: Fuel cell technology needs further investment
29 Nov 2011 11:21 GMT
Report says fuel cell technology could have a significant impact in the marine market if it is backed by substantial R&D investment.

Product tanker LNG conversion completed
23 Nov 2011 11:53 GMT
Vessel is converted from heavy fuel oil to liquefied natural gas (LNG) operation.

Boating industry evaluates butanol
22 Nov 2011 14:52 GMT
Butanol-blended fuels are tested to determine if they could be a better alternative for the boating industry.

US Navy completes biofuel demonstration
21 Nov 2011 15:15 GMT
Navy concludes its largest test of shipboard alternative fuel use.

LNG-powered barge to launch in Rotterdam
18 Nov 2011 15:31 GMT

Rotterdam patrol boats to run on biofuels
18 Nov 2011 14:41 GMT
Port authority launches trial with patrol boats powered by hydrotreated vegetable oil.

Momentum gathers for LNG supply network
17 Nov 2011 14:10 GMT

IBIA to engage in LNG issues
07 Nov 2011 11:22 GMT
Association says it is to 'become more closely engaged in LNG matters'.

'Progress' on LNG container ship concept
02 Nov 2011 16:15 GMT

Tech partner selected for solar-wind projects
28 Oct 2011 08:13 GMT

Diesel-electric ferries to launch in France
28 Oct 2011 07:55 GMT
Ferryboats to be equipped with lithium-ion battery systems.

Agreement to develop solar-wind yacht
27 Oct 2011 16:51 GMT
First solar-electric yacht with towing kite propulsion to be developed in Germany.

Ferry line eyes LNG bunkering
26 Oct 2011 14:44 GMT
CEO says the conversion of vessels to LNG could save the business $25 million per annum.

German operator installs kite technology
25 Oct 2011 15:28 GMT
Wind propulsion system installed as part of operator's strategy of offering greener transportation to charter clients.

Fuel issues discussed at ferry conference
20 Oct 2011 17:51 GMT
Fuel efficiency, ECA regulations, alternative fuels and scrubbing technology are topics discussed at annual event.

Trading house invests in LNG vessels
12 Oct 2011 09:03 GMT
Japanese firm makes its first investment in the LNG transportation market.

Wärtsilä to equip first US-flagged LNG offshore vessel
07 Oct 2011 11:18 GMT
Finnish firm to supply LNG propulsion equipment for two offshore supply vessels.

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