Battery maker Electrovaya says that it will power an electric Norwegian car ferry boat service from the island of Hisarøy to the rest of the Gulen municipality.
Damen Shipyards has unveiled a hybrid tug boat that has a combination of diesel-direct and diesel-electric propulsion that cuts emissions up to 60 percent.
The FCS Alsterwasser, based in Germany, is powered by hydrogen fuel cell technology and has quietly logged over 7000 miles of service in the last several years.
A solar powered robot sailboat will attempt to remain on the high seas for up to 100 hours without interruption, and without a single human on board.
It’s a concept to ogle – a luxurious floating resort, a full 1,184 square feet of teak deck and passenger accommodations, self-sufficient thanks to solar cells.
The engineers and shipping experts at Eco Marine Power aren’t afraid to think way outside the box when it comes to reducing shipping industry emissions. EarthTechling caught up with Greg Atkinson to find out more about the company’s latest solar-hybrid design.
Sure it uses wind power, but the Foscat 32 catamaran concept also has a solar panel that will power a motor when the breezes die down.