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Home » News » Fuel Efficiency, Costs, Savings & Charges - Q3 2017

Fuel Efficiency, Costs, Savings & Charges - Q3 2017

Viking Sun cruise ship featuring bunker-saving engine and scrubber delivered
25 Sep 2017 10:34 GMT
Viking Ocean Cruises vessel was delivered in Ancona on Monday.

Another first for Wartsila as wireless charging for hybrid coastal ferry is 'successfully' tested
22 Sep 2017 13:05 GMT
MF Folgefonn is the first commercial ferry to operate with high-power wireless charging capability for its batteries.

Rolls-Royce and Inmarsat sign ship energy management agreement
21 Sep 2017 10:47 GMT
Tie-up means ships will be able to monitoring bunker consumption and emissions in real time in order to maximize efficiency.

Wartsila launches tug designs with hybrid propulsion
18 Sep 2017 10:45 GMT
New tugs showcased for the first time in Singapore.

Corvus: Understanding how high energy density is key to economical energy storage systems
18 Sep 2017 08:01 GMT
Overview of the technology, ideal uses, and examples of Orca Energy ESS in marine applications.

Adventure superyacht with 'exceptional fuel efficiency' unveiled
15 Sep 2017 12:01 GMT
Bunker-saving 'Project Echo' superyacht incorporates innovative helicopter landing feature.

Top Ships secures time charter for fuel-efficient newbuild
14 Sep 2017 14:22 GMT
The Eco Palm Desert is scheduled to be delivered in the third quarter of 2018.

New autonomous vessel features bunker-saving energy storage, solar panels
12 Sep 2017 13:05 GMT
Rolls-Royce's unmanned naval vessel concept is said to have a range of 3,500 nautical miles.

Construction of world's biggest battery-powered fishing vessel under way
06 Sep 2017 12:35 GMT
Diesel-electric battery hybrid is said to reduce fuel consumption by 25 percent.

Ritz-Carlton's first luxury cruise ship to include bunker-saving Azipod propulsion
05 Sep 2017 09:01 GMT
Hotel chain's yacht to incorporate system that is said to be 10% more fuel efficient.

Corvus Energy battery system ordered for three hybrid fishing vessels
05 Sep 2017 07:35 GMT
Orca Energy ESS to supply electrical power to the propulsion systems and electrical networks.

Thun Tankers adds fifth fuel-efficient ship to intermediate tanker order
05 Sep 2017 05:23 GMT
Energy efficiency and sustainability said to be 'key' part of ship development process.

SOV to feature ABB's bunker-saving Onboard DC Grid system
22 Aug 2017 10:18 GMT
System enables integration of battery power on specialized hybrid wind farm vessel.

Norden to continue fuel efficiency drive after 2017
17 Aug 2017 09:13 GMT
Cost-cutting initiative said to be 'on track' as company achieves annual savings of $18.1 million.

Wightlink names hybrid car ferry: Queen Victoria 'would have been amused'
17 Aug 2017 06:41 GMT
Vessel will be powered by batteries as well as low-sulphur marine gas oil.

Carnival hails progress made in bunker-related projects as sustainability report is released
15 Aug 2017 13:52 GMT
126-page report outlines the progress made in 2016 against its 2020 sustainability performance goals.

ABB says new DEGO IV control system has shown bunker-saving potential of 5-7%
15 Aug 2017 12:20 GMT
Company claims it has delivered on 3% minimum fuel-saving promise for Stena Line vessel.

Montreal completes bunker-saving shore power project
14 Aug 2017 11:44 GMT
Ships berthing at the new cruise terminal can now be powered by electricity.

NYC's new fuel-efficient ferries transport 1m people in 86 days
08 Aug 2017 10:48 GMT
Launched in May, demand for NYC's first city-wide ferry system in over 100 years beats expectations.

Rolls-Royce tech selected to improve fuel economy of Antarctica cruise ship
04 Aug 2017 05:03 GMT
Rolls-Royce to equip an expeditionary cruise ship for Mystic Cruises.

First Europe-built dual-fuel tug features new nozzle with 'fuel savings of up to 10%'
03 Aug 2017 14:05 GMT
Schottel's SDV45 nozzle has been fitted on a ship for the first time.

Torm orders two bunker-saving resale tankers
03 Aug 2017 11:38 GMT
Fuel-efficient, medium-range (MR) vessels are scheduled to be delivered in Q3.

LPG carrier with bunker-saving features delivered to Astomos
27 Jul 2017 13:05 GMT
Crystal River includes a number of features designed to optimize fuel economy.

Finnlines: Higher bunker prices and surcharges support rise in costs and revenue
27 Jul 2017 11:27 GMT
CEO hails fuel-saving initiatives as operator posts best H1 result in its history.

Bunker-saving rigid sail and solar power project prepares for sea trials
26 Jul 2017 07:51 GMT
World's first deployment of patented rigid sail and solar power system expected to start in 2018.

Monitoring service for Euronav 'proves' bunker savings: Hempel
21 Jul 2017 10:40 GMT
Coatings firm says 'significant proportion' of improved propulsion efficiency was directly attributable to Hempaguard X7.

Bureau Veritas and Ascenz join forces in ship performance agreement
19 Jul 2017 12:01 GMT
Companies sign memorandum to provide ship performance and monitoring solutions to shipowners.

PSV to be fitted with bunker-saving battery power
10 Jul 2017 07:53 GMT
Corvus Energy to provide lithium-ion-based energy storage system (ESS) to Farstad Shipping vessel.

Bunker-saving X52 engine completes FAT and TAT
03 Jul 2017 12:30 GMT
WinGD prepares to meet 'large' order book as engine completes tests in the presence of eight classification societies.

Bunker issues pack MEPC 71 agenda
03 Jul 2017 08:25 GMT
Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) meets in London.

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