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Home » News » Alternative Fuels & Propulsion - Q3 2018

Alternative Fuels & Propulsion - Q3 2018

MOL launches Osaka Bay's first LNG-fuelled tugboat
28 Sep 2018 13:39 GMT
Osaka Gas set to begin truck deliveries to the vessel in April 2019.

Skangas joins SEA\LNG coalition
26 Sep 2018 10:41 GMT
Norwegian LNG bunker supplier becomes 34th coalition member.

GoodFuels to supply Boskalis offshore wind project ships with biofuel
26 Sep 2018 01:05 GMT
The Boskalis ship Prins der Nederlanden has been running on biofuel since last week.

Green Corridor project ends with closing ceremony
21 Sep 2018 01:05 GMT
Initiative managed to develop LNG-fuelled Newcastlemax and VLOC designs for Australia-China route.

DNV GL replaces LNGi with AFI alternative fuels platform
21 Sep 2018 01:04 GMT
New system offers an overview of the uptake, infrastructure and development of alternative fuels.

Tri-party MoU signed to advance LNG fuel adoption
20 Sep 2018 02:57 GMT
Project partners aim to make LNG more accessible, reliable and safer.

HHI's LPG-fuelled VLGC granted AiP
20 Sep 2018 02:52 GMT
First time Korean shipyard gets go-ahead for LPG-as-fuel design, as per new IGC code.

Hyundai Mipo gains licence to install GTT's LNG fuel tanks
19 Sep 2018 08:26 GMT
Chance for both firms to expand their LNG-as-fuel offering to shipowners, says GTT.

Keppel O&M inks deal to offer GTT systems for LNG bunker vessels
18 Sep 2018 08:39 GMT
Raises question whether JV LNG bunker barge will be one of first to be supplied with GTT systems under new licence.

ABS to class FueLNG's 'milestone' bunker barge for Singapore
17 Sep 2018 09:57 GMT
Vessel to perform LNG bunker deliveries at the world's biggest bunker port.

Veg oil bunkers: GoodShipping completes first fossil-free ocean freight shipment
14 Sep 2018 13:25 GMT
Boxship Samskip Endeavour was bunkered with hydrotreated vegetable oil made from used cooking oil.

Germany launches MethQuest project to drive use of gas from renewables
14 Sep 2018 12:17 GMT
Aims to develop the use of methane-based fuels from renewables in a number of applications - including ships.

Genoil starts Pemex test of unit predicted to save $100bn in bunker costs
14 Sep 2018 08:17 GMT
Crude-to-low-sulphur-fuel technology could save '$100bn per year' in marine fuel expenses, says CEO.

Ocean-going boxships can run on hydrogen and fuel cells: Dr Pratt
13 Sep 2018 06:55 GMT
Sandia Labs research found no limit in vessel size that could be hydrogen-powered, says CEO of zero-emission ferry project

Sovcomflot orders two LNG-fuelled tankers
11 Sep 2018 12:51 GMT
Rosneft agrees 20-year time charter for large-capacity Aframax vessels.

ESL's LNG-fuelled freighter to cross Northern Sea Route in October
10 Sep 2018 11:35 GMT
Follows recent NGO declarations urging shippers to use cleaner fuel in the Arctic.

TOTE hails ME-GI engine as first LNG-fuelled boxships near third year
07 Sep 2018 09:15 GMT
'Our belief in the ME-GI's concept has proved justified,' says TOTE's Peter Keller.

ABS grants AIP for LNG fuel gas container system
07 Sep 2018 07:19 GMT
Portable tank system is designed to be shipped via rail, road or ship and then loaded onto an LNG-fuelled vessel.

DSIC and DNV GL to develop LNG-fuelled mega boxship
06 Sep 2018 00:11 GMT
LNG 'becoming a viable solution' due to expansion of bunkering infrastructure, says DSIC president.

New compression-ignited methanol engine launched
05 Sep 2018 00:07 GMT
First commercial delivery to a client is scheduled for January 2019.

Enagas and Fluxys sell LNG bunker terminal developer Swedegas
04 Sep 2018 09:55 GMT
Spanish and Belgian utilities set to receive around $112m each.

David Guetta and co welcome world's first fully LNG-fuelled cruise ship
04 Sep 2018 07:53 GMT
AIDA Open Air christening show attended by 25,000 people.

Testing starts on first product tanker to use wind propulsion technology
31 Aug 2018 00:01 GMT
Norsepower rotor sails installed aboard the Maersk Pelican.

BW LPG announces world's first retrofits of LPG dual-fuel engines
30 Aug 2018 12:48 GMT
Shipper says it will be 'buffered from price sensitivity to post-2020 fuel price scenarios'.

Hoglund launches LNG and power solutions arms ahead of 2020 'shock to shipping'
30 Aug 2018 06:32 GMT
Gas business to work on LNG fuel systems, whilst power solutions division will focus on electric and hybrid vessels.

Trelleborg to talk LNG bunkering at Gastech
29 Aug 2018 11:53 GMT
LNG transfer technology to be discussed at event presentations.

GTT, Wartsila and WinGD team up in new LNG initiative
24 Aug 2018 09:36 GMT
Project partners aim to make the use of LNG fuel 'a truly viable option for ship owners and operators'.

Carnival Cruise Line's LNG-fuelled ship to homeport at Canaveral
22 Aug 2018 12:01 GMT
Set to be the first US-based cruise vessel to be powered by LNG.

North America's first LNG bunker barge delivered
21 Aug 2018 14:52 GMT
Clean Jacksonville to be used by bunker supplier JAX LNG to perform deliveries.

Hapag to test scrubbers and LNG in pilot projects
10 Aug 2018 15:35 GMT
One ship to be converted to LNG; two to run on scrubbers during tests.

Mexico's Enestas joins SEA\LNG coalition
09 Aug 2018 17:45 GMT
Membership now stands at 34 organisations.

LNG the silver lining as Rotterdam posts lowest quarterly bunker sales of the 2010s
03 Aug 2018 09:13 GMT
LNG volume soars 78% as combined bunker and lube sales fall below 2.4m cbm for first time this decade.

MoU signed to discuss LNG bunker business in western Japan
03 Aug 2018 00:05 GMT
NYK Line, Kyushu Electric Power, Saibu Gas and Chugoku Electric Power ink non-binding agreement.

Amsterdam doubles top discount for ESI ships that bunker LNG
02 Aug 2018 13:28 GMT
New port dues incentive is designed to encourage more use of the gas fuel.

Balearia to spend EUR 60m on five ferry conversions to LNG
30 Jul 2018 10:21 GMT
Plans to have nine ships running on LNG by 2021 - and 'studying two other LNG projects'.

BC Ferries opens bidding process for five vessels: four electric hybrid, one LNG-fuelled
27 Jul 2018 00:05 GMT
Ships are slated for delivery between 2020 and 2021.

Baltic bunker buyers hail LNG as a marine fuel
25 Jul 2018 11:29 GMT
Arctia, ESL Shipping and Tallink speak in favour of LNG as a bunker fuel moving forwards.

Fure Vinga bunkers Bio50 LNG in Amsterdam
25 Jul 2018 10:06 GMT
Supplier Titan LNG targets the physical supply of BioLNG on a larger scale in the future.

Princess Cruises signs deal to build first two LNG-fuelled ships
23 Jul 2018 13:25 GMT
Dual-fuel newbuilds slated for delivery in late 2023 and spring 2025.

Crowley takes delivery of first LNG-fuelled ConRo ship
23 Jul 2018 10:16 GMT
El Coqui is due to perform its maiden voyage to San Juan, Puerto Rico, later this month.

Two inland vessels a month bunkering LNG at Fluxys' Antwerp dock
17 Jul 2018 08:51 GMT
The vessels have been refuelling via truck with LNG since March, Fluxys reports.

LNG bunker player Enagas signs commitment to slash methane emissions
12 Jul 2018 12:09 GMT
Becomes signatory to 'Guiding Principles on Reducing Methane Emissions across the Natural Gas Value Chain'.

Pasha Hawaii's LNG-fuelled boxships to run on ME-GI engines
11 Jul 2018 15:24 GMT
George III and Janet Marie will be running fully on LNG from the first day of operation.

Methanol Institute hails move to develop ISO standard for methanol
09 Jul 2018 08:41 GMT
'ISO standard will help shipowners understand the fuel in a marine fuel context,' says COO.

Japanese LNG-fuelled bulker design granted AIP
06 Jul 2018 12:19 GMT
Concept designed by Japan Marine United and project partner NYK Line.

Continuing investment in LNG critical to meeting climate goals: SEA\LNG
04 Jul 2018 00:15 GMT
LNG described as 'the only creditable alternative' to meet regulatory targets.

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