Tag: <span>Stena Line</span>

Stena Line and Frederikshavn to deploy two fossil-fuel-free ferries by 2030
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Stena Line and Frederikshavn to deploy two fossil-fuel-free ferries by 2030

Stena Line, Frederikshavn Municipality, and the Port of Frederikshavn have signed an agreement to deploy two battery-powered Stena Elektra ferries on the Gothenburg-Frederikshavn route by 2030. In doing so, and by making the necessary investments on shore, the companies aim to make the Gothenburg-Frederikshavn the world’s first fossil fuel free ferry line of its kind....

Recycled methanol powers Stena ferry from Sweden to Germany
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Recycled methanol powers Stena ferry from Sweden to Germany

Swedish ferry company Stena Line has powered its Stena Germanica with methanol recycled from residual steel gases. The vessel travelled from Sweden to Germany powered by recycled methanol. The new fuel dubbed ‘Blue Methanol’, is recycled from residual steel gases, a by product of the steel production industry and helps reduce the ferry’s reliance on...

Stena Line plans to launch fossil free ships before 2030
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Stena Line plans to launch fossil free ships before 2030

Ferry company Stena Line plans to start operating two fossil-free battery powered vessels on the route between Gothenburg and Frederikshavn in Denmark no later than 2030. The announcement was made by Stena Lines CEO Niclas Mårtensson during a press conference about the industry collaboration project Tranzero Initiative, in Gothenburg on Thursday 4 February. In an...

Five ways shipping is leveraging AI for performance management
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Five ways shipping is leveraging AI for performance management

AI-assisted technologies are changing the way shipping operates, helping to shed light on vessel performance, while cutting costs and reducing risk to human lives. Shipping companies such as CMA-CGM, Maersk, and Stena Line have deployed AI-assisted technologies to gain greater insight into their ships’ performance, while both established companies and start-ups are finding new ways...

Stena deploys AI to deliver 3 per cent fuel savings
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Stena deploys AI to deliver 3 per cent fuel savings

Stena Line has successfully used artificial intelligence (AI) technology to predict the most fuel-efficient way to operate a vessel, reducing fuel consumption by 2-3 per cent per trip. In 2018 Stena Line started a pilot project onboard the Stena Scandinavica on the Gothenburg – Kiel route using AI technology to determine the most efficient way...

Stena Line trials AI to improve fuel efficiency
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Stena Line trials AI to improve fuel efficiency

Stena Line has begun a pilot study to test the use of artificial intelligence (AI) to route fuel-efficient voyages. The ferry operator is trialling an AI model, which is under development, on its Stena Scandinavica under the supervision of senior master Jan Sjöström who has been working with fuel optimisation at Stena Line for the...

Stena Line ferry in battery-powered trial
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Stena Line ferry in battery-powered trial

European ferry operator, Stena Line, is trialling batteries on one of its ferries. The trial is part of its sustainability strategy, which aims to see vessels powered on batteries alone for up to 50 nautical miles. Stena Jutlandica, which operates between Gothenburg and Frederikshavn, will be fitted with Callenberg Technology Group batteries with a total capacity...