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Posted: 6 days ago

VIDEO: “The luxury of fossil fuels is over”

“We need to find the next solution after fossil fuels, luxury is over. We had a very high ener...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: 6 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

Hafnia sets sights on methanol-fueled ships to support US plant investment

Product tanker major Hafnia Limited is planning to build methanol dual-fueled ships to transport met...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Methanol Institute joins China’s study of methanol as marine fuel

The Methanol Institute (MI) has joined a study led by the China Waterborne Transportation Research I...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Fastwater partners to explore commercialisation of methanol as green marine fuel

A consortium of Europe’s maritime research and technology leaders have launched the Fastwater projec...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

MOL teams up with NW Innovation on methanol shipping

Japanese shipping major Mitsui O.S.K. Lines will invest in Northwest Innovation Works, Kalama, and p...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

World’s 1st methanol-powered commercial ship celebrates 5th birthday

Wärtsilä, Stena Line, and Methanex marked five years of the successful operation of the methanol-fue...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Green Maritime Methanol Partners Launch Engine Testing Programme

The Green Maritime Methanol consortium achieves a new project milestone.  ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Green Maritime Methanol partners launch engine testing programme

The Green Maritime Methanol consortium achieves a new project milestone.  ...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

SAL Heavy Lift to Retrofit Ships with New Hydrogen-Methanol Injection System

SAL Heavy Lift becomes the world’s first shipping company to equip vessels with a new hydrogen...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

NYK Welcomes Its First Methanol-Fueled Ship

NYK Group takes delivery of Takaroa Sun, a methanol carrier equipped with a two-stroke dual-fuel eng...

Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Two Ocean-Going Methanol-Fueled Newbuilds Join Waterfront Fleet

Waterfront Shipping and Marinvest welcomed two new, clean-burning vessels to the Waterfront fleet. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Marinvest’s Methanol Tanker Duo Reaches Operating Milestone

The 2016-built methanol tankers operate globally on time charters for Waterfront Shipping. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Green Maritime Methanol Project Starts with Nine Ships

The consortium selected nine ships for research on the application of renewable methanol as a marine...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Port of Antwerp Moves Towards Becoming Carbon-Neutral

Port of Antwerp unveils project aimed at producing sustainable methanol at the port. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Dutch Maritime Firms to Jointly Study Methanol as Marine Fuel

Dutch shipowners, shipyards, manufacturers and ports to jointly study methanol as a marine fuel. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

NYK Wins Green Loan for Its 1st Methanol-Fueled Chemical Tanker

NYK has secured a green loan to finance the construction of its first methanol-fueled chemical tanke...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

MethaShip: Renewable Methanol Is ‘Fuel with a Future’

MethaShip: Renewable methanol offers a long term solution for the shipping industry’s carbon emissio...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Study Supports Case for Methanol as Sustainable Marine Fuel

Methanol is gaining ever greater support as an environmentally-friendly marine fuel. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Methanol Is Ready for Use as Marine Fuel

Methanol is ready to go as a marine fuel now, and could be playing a much bigger role post-2020. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Waterfront to Add Four More Methanol-Fueled Ships

WFS, partners invest in four new ocean-going vessels powered by clean-burning methanol fuel. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

EMSA: Methanol and Ethanol Are Good Fuel Alternatives

As the shipping industry fights to reduce both sulphur oxide emissions and carbon footprint, methano...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

LNG and Methanol Could Lead the Way to Shift to Biofuels?

LNG and methanol have been singled out as top alternative fuels for maritime transport in the report...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

First Methanol-Fueled Ship Debuts in South Korea

Lindanger, the first of two clean-burning, fuel-efficient vessels, equipped with the MAN B&W ME-...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

First Methanol-Fueled Ships to Join the Market in April

The first clean-burning, fuel-efficient vessels, equipped with the MAN B&W ME-LGI 2-stroke dual ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

WHOI Scientists Find Major Source of Methanol in Ocean

Researchers at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) have discovered a massive, previously...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Drewry: Methanol Carriers to Grow in Size

The average size of a methanol ship is expected to increase with the addition of new methanol produc...

Posted: over 4 years ago