Tag: <span>Energy Storage Systems</span>

Sterling PlanB and ICE partner to increase energy storage system adoption
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Sterling PlanB and ICE partner to increase energy storage system adoption

Energy storage system provider Sterling PlanB and European ship design group ICE Marine Design have announced an agreement to combine knowledge and resources to increase the adoption of energy storage systems (ESS) on ships. Sterling PlanB has extensive experience in developing maritime battery and ESS technology, particularly in the field of safety, while ICE is...

BV classes 10 urban electric ferries
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BV classes 10 urban electric ferries

Bureau Veritas (BV) has won a contract for the classification of 10 electric ferries on behalf of the Portuguese river passenger operator, Transtejo. The vessels are currently under construction by Gondán Shipyard (Spain) and will come into service between 2022 and 2024. The 10 new sister vessels, which will be 100 per cent electrical and...

Maersk selects Wärtsilä hybrid energy storage solution
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Maersk selects Wärtsilä hybrid energy storage solution

Maersk Supply Service has selected Wärtsilä’s containerised hybrid battery power and energy storage system to help the company reduce the carbon intensity of its fleet by 50 per cent before the end of this decade. The order for the Wärtsilä HY system was placed in May 2021.The hybrid power conversion will be carried out on...

Sterling PlanB and NYK Trading enter energy storage system supply agreement
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Sterling PlanB and NYK Trading enter energy storage system supply agreement

NYK Trading Corporation and Sterling PlanB have entered into an exclusive agreement for the sales and distribution of energy storage systems in Japan. NYK Trading will distribute Sterling PlanB’s energy storage systems in Japan, a move that reflects the growing awareness of energy storage technology in achieving low and zero carbon shipping. Whether in combination...

Hurtigruten upgrades vessels with Kongsberg equipment packages
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Hurtigruten upgrades vessels with Kongsberg equipment packages

Norwegian shipping line Hurtigruten has signed a contract with Kongsberg Maritime (KM) to upgrade three Norwegian Coastal Express passenger vessels with comprehensive equipment packages for hybrid operation. The upgrade is expected to cut CO2 emissions from the vessels, which operate along the coast of Norway, by at least 25 per cent. KM will collaborate closely...

Sterling PlanB and Marine & Land expand access to energy storage solutions
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Sterling PlanB and Marine & Land expand access to energy storage solutions

Industrial energy storage experts, Sterling PlanB (SPBES), and technical sales and installation company Marine & Land Electrical have announced a new partnership agreement aimed at expanding access to purpose-designed energy storage solutions to customers throughout Portugal. The partnership comes as increasing regulations from the IMO and EU Green Legislation are driving companies to rapidly adjust their...

Sterling PlanB gains DNV approval for lithium batteries
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Sterling PlanB gains DNV approval for lithium batteries

Marine and industrial energy storage expert, Sterling PlanB (SPBES) has announced that it is now fully certified under new 2020 class rules for commercial vessel batteries set out by classification society DNV. As an early adopter of the certification, SPBES becomes one of the first energy storage solutions (ESS) providers to adhere to the new...

Corvus introduces containerised battery room solutions
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Corvus introduces containerised battery room solutions

Corvus Energy has introduced a containerised battery room solution for maximum flexibility in Battery-On-Board (BOB) vessel applications. The containerised battery room solution known as Corvus BOB is a standardised, class-approved, modular battery room solution available in 10-foot and 20-foot ISO high-cube container sizes. The complete energy storage system (ESS) comes with battery modules, battery monitoring...

LAVLE receives funding from Ocean Zero to boost battery tech innovation
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LAVLE receives funding from Ocean Zero to boost battery tech innovation

U.S.-based supplier and developer of battery technologies and energy storage systems (ESS) LAVLE has announced a round of funding from Ocean Zero, LLC. The investment will support LAVLE’s mission of enabling carbon reduction through its innovative, next generation technologies. Founded by TED Curator Chris Anderson and science/finance journalist Stephen Petranek, Ocean Zero invests in tech-driven,...

PBES sets up Danish branch to expand marine energy storage services
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PBES sets up Danish branch to expand marine energy storage services

Sterling PBES has announced the creation of Sterling PBES ApS in Copenhagen. This new Danish branch of the energy storage experts’ operations will ensure local resources and business development in Denmark as well as other European markets, providing technology-based jobs with a focus on clean energy for marine and grid solutions.   In December of 2019,...

Sterling PBES launches ‘Microgrid in a box’
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Sterling PBES launches ‘Microgrid in a box’

Energy Storage System (ESS) specialist Sterling PBES has announced the launch of CanPower, an all-encompassing ESS ‘Microgrid in a Box’ that can add energy storage to virtually any vessel without the need for complex design and build times. ESS are becoming increasingly popular as a way to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) and meet...

LAVLE and DEIF team up to advance vessel electrification
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LAVLE and DEIF team up to advance vessel electrification

LAVLE USA has announced a partnership with DEIF to work on a state-of-the-art power management solution for Energy Storage Systems (ESS) for the marine market. LAVLE and DEIF will develop a hybrid controller based on DEIF’s ML300 platform and LAVLE’s Proteus ESS.  The partnership will include collaboration on power management functions such as Load Dependent...