• Posts Tagged ‘Hydrogen-powered vessels’

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    Unlike any other vessel afloat, and powered by a solar-hydrogen-wind energy mix, Race for Water is on a bold five-year global circumnavigation, backed by UN Environment, to raise awareness about the urgent need to reduce plastic pollution in the oceans.   Owned by the Swiss Race for Water Foundation (RWF), an...

    Antwerp-based group Compagnie Maritime Belge (CMB) has built, launched, and successfully completed sea trials of Hydroville, the world’s first hydrogen-powered, zero emissions passenger shuttle to receive a Certificate of Class from Lloyd’s Register (LR).   This catamaran has two dual-fuel engines that run on...

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    Backed by the Norwegian Maritime Authority (NMA) and led by shipbuilder Fiskerstrand, the HYBRIDShips innovation project aims to have a pilot version of a hybrid hydrogen/battery-powered ferry operational by 2020. HYBRIDShips will establish the knowledge base necessary to build zero-emission propulsion systems for...