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Home » News » Fuel Efficiency, Costs, Savings & Charges - Q1 2014

Fuel Efficiency, Costs, Savings & Charges - Q1 2014

Fuel-saving propulsion package for fishing vessel
28 Mar 2014 07:42 GMT
Flexible propulsion package offers a number of fuel-saving power modes to accommodate different fishing patterns.

Dutch slow steaming technology wins award
28 Mar 2014 06:54 GMT
Ships are said to achieve a 50 percent reduction in fuel costs whilst travelling at a 25 percent lower speed.

Carnival bunker costs down $36 million in Q1
25 Mar 2014 14:31 GMT
Fuel costs fall by 6.4 percent for Carnival during the three months ended February 28.

Horizon's fuel costs fall $49 per tonne in Q4 2013
21 Mar 2014 14:43 GMT
Average fuel costs decline by 7.1% in the fourth quarter of 2013 compared to the corresponding period in 2012.

New service launched to improve fuel economy
19 Mar 2014 15:53 GMT
Conservative estimate from pilot project is said to show that two percent in fuel savings can be achieved.

Patent for fuel-saving bow technology in China
18 Mar 2014 07:55 GMT
Patent is granted for the Environship wave-piercing bow technology for merchant vessels.

Baleària aims to cut fuel consumption by over two percent
14 Mar 2014 13:42 GMT
Spanish ferry operator expects to achieve fuel savings with energy management solution.

Cruise ship energy management tool launched
11 Mar 2014 08:52 GMT
New tool is expected to generate 'significant' annual cash savings in fuel costs for large modern cruise ships.

Surcharge heads-up: Bunker costs will 'substantially increase', says shipper
10 Mar 2014 12:18 GMT
Shipping firm highlights the challenge it faces in educating the market about higher fuel surcharges as a result of increased bunker costs.

Low sulphur fuels program changes to 'per metric tonne' incentive
27 Feb 2014 14:43 GMT
Incentive payout will depend on the amount of fuel burned and could be as much as $7,400 per vessel.

Shore-to-ship power system for Color Line ferry
24 Feb 2014 13:34 GMT
System is designed to allow operators to reduce fuel consumption and costs.

Project to use hydrogen fuel cells to power ships at berth
19 Feb 2014 13:24 GMT
Fuel cell system to be used at the Port of Honolulu.

Integrated solutions for four new LNG-powered PSVs
17 Feb 2014 18:38 GMT
New vessels to include dual-fuel propulsion that will enable them to operate primarily on liquefied natural gas (LNG).

Van Oord aims to cut fuel use with service agreement
14 Feb 2014 14:52 GMT
Dutch firm is set to benefit from upgrades that offer reduced consumption of fuel and lubricants.

Bureau Veritas in fuel-saving tie-up
05 Feb 2014 13:40 GMT
Agreement with hydrodynamic specialist means 'genuine energy savings', says technical director.

Retrofit cuts fuel budgets
05 Feb 2014 06:18 GMT
New retrofit is said to offer 'significant' fuel savings with short payback times.

Catalyst cuts fuel consumption by nearly 13%
30 Jan 2014 08:54 GMT
Catalyst is said to reduce the viscosity of the fuel, thus permitting more efficient burning.

ABB is granted Approval in Principle for Onboard DC Grid concept
29 Jan 2014 08:18 GMT
ABB says it has created one of the most flexible marine power and propulsion systems ever brought to market.

Evergreen continues fuel efficiency drive
24 Jan 2014 11:56 GMT
Shipping firm says ongoing fleet renewal program has led to significant improvements in fuel efficiency.

Ardmore remains focussed on fuel efficiency
22 Jan 2014 08:41 GMT
Ardmore Shipping takes delivery of Eco-design tanker and emphasizes 'particular focus' on fuel efficiency.

World's largest containership to automatically control fuel consumption
21 Jan 2014 08:53 GMT
Work has begun to build the world's biggest containership, which will feature a main engine capable of automatically controlling fuel consumption.

EnergySail passes lab tests
15 Jan 2014 15:04 GMT
Japanese firm eyes commercial production once sea trials have been completed.

First Wärtsilä X72 engine passes factory acceptance test
14 Jan 2014 11:13 GMT
Engine is designed to provide improvements in fuel consumption and energy efficiency.

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