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Greener marine operations will require leaner crews and smaller ships
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AJOT | Top Story | April 18, 2024

Greener marine operations will require leaner crews and smaller ships

Marine robotics pioneer Ocean Infinity is actively pursuing the decarbonisation of its Armada fleet of lean-crewed, uncrewed and remotely operated vessels in alignment with its goal to achieve net-zero across the business by 2040.
MPP Innovators receive AIP for jointly developed green vessel designs

AJOT | April 18, 2024 | Green Shipping

Shanghai Shipbuilding Research and Design Institute (SDARI) announced the launch of two state-of-the-art multi-purpose vessel designs, the OCTOPUS 12.6 and OCTOPUS 12, featuring groundbreaking green technologies and intelligent design...

The architect of EU’s carbon market says it’s time to allow imported credits

Bloomberg | April 17, 2024 | Green Shipping | International Trade
Ocean Network Express launches green shipping solution – ONE LEAF+

AJOT | April 17, 2024 | Green Shipping

Ocean Network Express (ONE), launched its reduced emissions shipping service – ONE LEAF+, designed to meet the shared decarbonization aspirations of the shipping industry. ONE LEAF+ offers the opportunity to proactively manage emissions and minimize environmental impact across the value chain...
Hapag-Lloyd and Seaspan to retrofit five vessels to methanol propulsion

AJOT | April 16, 2024 | Energy | Alternative | Green Shipping | Maritime | Liner Shipping

Hapag-Lloyd and Seaspan Corporation entered into a partnership agreement to retrofit and convert five 10,100 TEU container ships powered by conventional MAN S90 engines to dual-fuel engines capable of operating on methanol. Following the engine retrofit, the vessels will continue to be on long-term charter from Seaspan to Hapag-Lloyd...
Trafigura commercially deploys Daphne Technology’s Puremetrics™ on LNG carrier

AJOT | April 16, 2024 | Green Shipping

Daphne Technology proudly announces a significant milestone. The company has been selected by Trafigura, a market leader in the global commodities industry, for its first commercial deployment of PureMetrics™, scheduled for the summer of 2024.

Charging ahead: Electric trucks are here to stay
Stuart Todd | Top Story | April 15, 2024

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Charging ahead: Electric trucks are here to stay

Charging infrastructure gains momentum. A dearth of charging infrastructure has often been cited as a major obstacle in convincing truck manufacturers to ramp up the production of zero-emission, electrically powered heavy-duty vehicles (eHDV)...
BIO-SEA keeping Grain de Sail 2 ballast water compliant

AJOT | April 15, 2024 | Green Shipping | Maritime | Technology

The innovative Grain de Sail II cargo sail ship has set sail across the Atlantic with a state-of-the-art ballast water treatment system supplied by BIO-UV Group.
How Amazon became the largest private EV charging operator in the US

Bloomberg | April 15, 2024 | Energy | Alternative | Green Shipping | Trucking

To install 17,000 delivery van chargers at 120 warehouses, the company had to be flexible, patient and spend a lot of money.
The airline industry’s biggest climate challenge: A lack of clean fuel

Bloomberg | April 12, 2024 | Air Cargo | Airlines | Energy | Alternative | Green Shipping

Tallow, sugarcane and even carbon dioxide can be used to make sustainable aviation fuel. But there’s not nearly enough to meet airlines’ goals.
Future Proof Shipping welcomes new Managing Director on board

AJOT | April 11, 2024 | Green Shipping | Maritime | Technology | People | Appointments

Inland shipping pioneer Future Proof Shipping (FPS) has announced the appointment of Sara Ravazza as its new Managing Director, effective April 01, 2024. Sara joins the team of zero emission shipping innovators, to strengthen and steer their sustainability-driven initiatives.
Bahamas port goes electric with Konecranes Gottwald Generation 6 mobile harbor crane

AJOT | April 11, 2024 | Green Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Arawak Port Development Limited (APD) has ordered a Konecranes Gottwald ESP.6 mobile harbor crane to add substantial extra capacity to their terminal at the Port of Nassau.
Hydrogen Vehicle Systems appoints Dr. Claassen to the HVS Board as Chairman

AJOT | April 11, 2024 | Energy | Alternative | Green Shipping | Trucking | People | Appointments

• Prof. Dr Utz Claassen appointed as HVS Board Chairman to support and direct future globalisation strategy • Previous automotive global positions include Ford Motor Company, SEAT, Volkswagen AG • Automotive Consultancy work conducted with McKinsey & Company Inc.
Mission to Seafarers joins sustainable shipping initiative and highlights need for seafarers to be front and centre in shipping transition

AJOT | April 11, 2024 | Green Shipping | Maritime

The Sustainable Shipping Initiative today announces The Mission to Seafarers as its newest member, further highlighting the importance of seafarers and seafarers’ rights and welfare in building a sustainable maritime industry.
GEODIS recognized by CDP at “leadership” level for its commitment to the climate

AJOT | April 10, 2024 | Green Shipping | Logistics

GEODIS achieves the leadership level and receives an "A-" score for disclosing action on climate through CDP, reflecting its commitment to the fight against climate change.
Singapore’s EU ETS liabilities of €330m can accelerate green shipping initiatives, says OceanScore

AJOT | April 10, 2024 | Green Shipping | Maritime

Singapore-registered vessels will be required to contribute a significant €330m share of Asian shipping’s total emissions liabilities under the EU ETS, underlining the importance of the Lion City as a key maritime hub for both global trade and decarbonization, according to OceanScore.
Nesec contributes to the funding of maritime battery developer EST-Floattech

AJOT | April 10, 2024 | Energy | Alternative | Green Shipping | Maritime | Technology

Rotterdam-based Nesec Financiering has announced its contribution to an investment program increasing maritime sustainability. By providing a strategic loan, Nesec plays a pivotal role in the total capital attracted by EST-Floattech from Energietransitiefonds Rotterdam, Rotterdam Port Fund, PDENH, Ponooc, and Yard Energy.
White Logistics partners with Hydrogen Vehicle Systems (HVS) for groundbreaking hydrogen fuel cell truck trial 

AJOT | April 09, 2024 | Energy | Alternative | Green Shipping | Logistics

• White Logistics to trial HVS Hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (HFCEV) starting in late 2025 • Partnership will explore suitability of zero-emission hydrogen HGV technology for adoption onto their fleet

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