Tag: <span>Hydrogen</span>

HAV receives preliminary approval for hydrogen-based energy system
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HAV receives preliminary approval for hydrogen-based energy system

HAV Group has been granted preliminary approval for the hydrogen-based energy system developed in the FreeCO2ast project. The approval is a major step towards the commercial use of hydrogen fuel by a commercial vessel. The Norwegian Maritime Authority has issued a statement of preliminary assessment which confirms that the alternative design is considered feasible and...

Methanol to hydrogen generator secures AiP from LR
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Methanol to hydrogen generator secures AiP from LR

Renewable energy company e1 Marine has secure approval in principle (AiP) for its M-series methanol to hydrogen generator from Lloyd’s Register (LR). The AiP represents an important landmark for demonstrating the compliance of e1 Marine’s technology with all applicable regulations, codes and standards. This will act as a spring board for enabling the demonstration of...

BV, Vinssen and NTU Singapore to develop hydrogen fuelled vessels
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BV, Vinssen and NTU Singapore to develop hydrogen fuelled vessels

A new pilot project in Singapore that aims to demonstrate hydrogen-based power generation for marine vessels has kicked off. Bureau Veritas (BV), Vinssen and the EcoLabs Centre of Innovation for Energy (EcoLabs) at the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) signed a joint Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the goal to improve knowledge around hydrogen...

Unitrove wins UK grant to develop world’s first liquid hydrogen bunkering facility
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Unitrove wins UK grant to develop world’s first liquid hydrogen bunkering facility

Unitrove, creator of the first liquid hydrogen bunkering facility for fuelling zero-emission ships has won a UK Government grant to develop a unit ready for rapid deployment to ports around the world. Steven Lua, CEO of Unitrove Innovation, part of the Unitrove Group, said the £30,000 Transport Research and Innovation Grant (TRIG), awarded by the...

BV rule addresses safety of fuel cells on ships
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BV rule addresses safety of fuel cells on ships

Bureau Veritas (BV) has released a new rule note (NR 547) on fuel cell power systems on board ships. The rule note covers safety requirements for ships using any type of fuel cell technology, providing rules for the arrangement and installation of fuel cell power systems and the delivery of electrical energy. Over the last...

MAN ES and DNV join forces to spur decarbonisation
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MAN ES and DNV join forces to spur decarbonisation

MAN Energy Solutions and DNV have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate across three common areas of interest: decarbonisation, digitalisation and hydrogen. Under the terms of the memorandum, the two companies will – by June 30, 2022 – detail action plans within the fields of decarbonisation, the hydrogen value-chain and digitalisation. The MoU...

Wärtsilä to deliver first dedicated methanol fuel supply system
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Wärtsilä to deliver first dedicated methanol fuel supply system

Wärtsilä has developed a dedicated fuel supply system for methanol, MethanolPac, as interest grows in the methanol pathway to decarbonisation. Combined with the recently introduced Wärtsilä 32 Methanol engine and the company’s retrofit and system integration capabilities, MethanolPac enables Wärtsilä to deliver methanol-capable fuel and power systems across a wide range of vessel segments. Methanol...

Longitude to support Pertamina’s low carbon shipping drive
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Longitude to support Pertamina’s low carbon shipping drive

Longitude Engineering has been tasked with supporting the Asian Development Bank with a feasibility study that aims to help PT Pertamina (Pertamina) develop a roadmap for the integration of low carbon fuels into its domestic shipping industry. Pertamina is Indonesia’s national energy company, 100 per cent owned by the Government of Indonesia. The study also...

RINA grants AiP to hydrogen-fuelled MR tanker
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RINA grants AiP to hydrogen-fuelled MR tanker

RINA has announced the Approval in Principle (AiP) of Swedish designer FKAB Marine Design’s hydrogen-powered medium range (MR)  tanker. This is the first AiP of a design using currently viable technology and fuels that achieves IMO 2050 targets. Conceived by the class society and designed by FKAB, the propulsion is based on combining the ship’s...

DNV launches JiP to explore green hydrogen production
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DNV launches JiP to explore green hydrogen production

Together with 18 industry partners, DNV is launching a new Joint Industry Project (JIP) to enhance the standardisation for reliable, safe and cost-efficient hydrogen production systems that use renewable energy-powered electrolysis to produce green hydrogen. Hydrogen can play a significant role in decarbonising the world’s energy supply and more and more shipping companies are exploring...

Baleària presents electric ship with hydrogen fuel cell
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Baleària presents electric ship with hydrogen fuel cell

Baleària has presented the construction of the first electric passenger and cargo ferry that will be pollution free during port stays and approaches. This is a new ship concept for the Ibiza-Formentera route which, in addition to promoting a more eco-efficient and sustainable journey, will include a test laboratory for the use of green hydrogen....

Northern Xplorer announces zero-emission cruise ships concept
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Northern Xplorer announces zero-emission cruise ships concept

Northern Xplorer (NX) has announced the launch of its zero-emission, luxury cruise concept that will feature clean technologies including fully electric propulsion, battery energy storage, hydrogen fuel cells and auxiliary renewable energy supply including wind and solar power. In Norway, new government regulation coming into force from 2026 will make zero emissions mandatory in the...