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Wind Propulsion

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Posted: 17 days ago

Wind propulsion gaining ground in the transition to zero-emissions ships

The black swan year of 2020 has brought many challenges for the shipping industry, including the ong...

Categories:
  • Innovation
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Norsepower to install 5 tilting rotor sails on a bulker newbuild

Finnish auxiliary wind propulsion systems’ provider Norsepower Oy Ltd. has won its first newbu...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

MOL secures transport deal for wind-powered coal carrier

Japanese shipowner Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has reached a coal transport deal with Tohoku Electric Power ...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

MOL joins initiative to combine wind power and hydrogen fuel cells

Japanese shipping major Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has joined a corporate-academic partnership in a z...

Categories:
  • Innovation
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

The Oceanbird model fitted with all four sails

The seven-meter-long Oceanbird model has been fitted with all four wing sails marking a major milest...

Categories:
  • Research & Development
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Wärtsilä, Anemoi join forces on rotor sails

The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with UK-based Anemoi Ma...

Categories:
  • Equipment
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Cargill, BAR team up on wind sail solution for bulkers

Food corporation Cargill and design and engineering consultancy services provider BAR Technologies h...

Categories:
  • Collaboration
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Oceanbird development team tests first wing sail on deck

Stockholm-based Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), one of the partners in the Oceanbird developmen...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Wallenius Marine AB joins International Windship Association

Swedish-based Wallenius Marine AB has become a member of the International Windship Association (IWS...

Categories:
  • Collaboration
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago
Premium

Introducing Oceanbird, a wind-driven PCTC

Sweden-based Wallenius Marine is working on the development of a revolutionary ship design, which pr...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Precious Shipping: Dry bulkers won’t be able to use wind power in a meaningful way

Wind-assisted ship propulsion has immense potential for achieving fuel savings and cutting emissions...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: 11 days ago
Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep ri...

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

Wind Assisted Ship Propulsion Project Officially Launched

Wind propulsion systems can be installed on existing vessels saving 5-20% of fuel and emissions. ...

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

MOL, Tohoku to Advance Study on Wind Challenger Installation

MOL, Tohoku Electric Power are to move ahead with a joint study related to the installation of Wind ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

The Re-Emergence of Wind Power

A recently published report entitled “Study on the Analysis of Market Potentials & Market ...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

It’s all about power flow

Integration of renewable energies on a ship – and in other island networks Interview with Jero...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Maersk Tankers' Ship to Test Wind Propulsion Equipment

Maersk Tankers, tanker arm of the Danish shipping conglomerate Maersk, has partnered up with Norsepo...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Wind Power Technology for Ships Tested at Sea

Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution, a new wind propulsion technology for ships, has passed its sea tri...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Wind Power Technology for Ships Tested at Sea

Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution, a new wind propulsion technology for ships, has passed its sea tri...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Industry Contribution

“ETICA IP” ROV & USV a staunch green ally for the blue economy indystry & ocean sustainability

By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry ...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Norsepower: Wind Propulsion Cuts Fuel Costs

Norsepower Oy Ltd. and Bore Ltd have repported a successful sea trial of Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Sol...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago