HMM has signed an MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with LOTTE Fine Chemical which covers the bunkering of ammonia and methanol fuel.
ccording to the terms of the agreement inked today, HMM will transport ammonia fuel secured by LOTTE Fine Chemical and will be in charge of overall vessel operation during transit. LOTTE Fine Chemical, which owns Korea’s largest ammonia storage facility, intends to supply ammonia and methanol fuel to HMM’s vessel.
We are generating enterprise-wide efforts to accelerate our environmental initiatives for a carbon-free future. We will continue to explore sustainable and clean energies and find a way to go green
…said an HMM official
Furthermore, HMM announced last week that it plans to conduct field tests of an onboard carbon capture system (OCCS) for containerships along with SHI (Samsung Heavy Industries) and PANASIA in the second half of this year.