Tag: <span>NCE Maritime CleanTech</span>

First zero-emission fast ferry begins construction
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First zero-emission fast ferry begins construction

Partners in the TrAM (Transport – Advanced and Modular) project have announced that construction has commenced on the world’s first fully electric passenger fast ferry at the Fjellstrand shipyard on the west coast of Norway. Equipped to carry around 150 passengers, the catamaran vessel will be 31 metres long with a nine-metre beam. It will...

Major project to convert offshore vessel to run on ammonia-powered fuel cell
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Major project to convert offshore vessel to run on ammonia-powered fuel cell

A maritime innovation project looking to install the world’s first ammonia-powered fuel cell on a vessel has been awarded €10m funding from the European Union. The ShipFC project is being run by a consortium of 14 European companies and institutions, co-ordinated by the Norwegian cluster organisation NCE Maritime CleanTech, and has been awarded backing from...

Washington and Norway commit to sustainable maritime solutions
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Washington and Norway commit to sustainable maritime solutions

Two major industry clusters from Norway and USA have agreed to partner to strengthen the countries’ collaboration on sustainable maritime solutions. On Tuesday 4 June at the Nor-Shipping trade show in Oslo, Norwegian industry cluster NCE Maritime CleanTech and Seattle-based cluster Washington Maritime Blue signed an agreement to speed up the development of new technologies...