bulk carriers

NYK ship tries biofuels to reduce emissions

BHP, NYK, GoodFuels and BLOC, announced the successful delivery of biofuels to the NYK-owned bulk carrier Frontier Sky, with CO2 savings verified with BLOC’s blockchain fuels assurance platform. The biofuel, supplied by GoodFuels, is a ‘drop-in’ marine gasoil-equivalent, and was blended with conventional fossil-based MGO in a mix of 30% biofuel to 70% conventional MGO.

Skangas to provide LNG to first LNG-fueled large bulk carriers

Skangas has entered into an agreement with ESL Shipping for providing LNG to ESL’s bulk carrier newbuildings. The new, ice-class 1A ships will be the first LNG-powered large bulk carriers in the world, that will carry out sea transports within the Baltic Sea and the North Sea. 

Fuel storage terminal to be constructed at Port of Rotterdam

HES International is developing a tank terminal for the storage and transhipment of petroleum products and biofuels, at Maasvlakte 1. BP adds plans for pipeline connections between the refinery and the terminal. The HES Tank Terminal will be an independent storage terminal, where operators can store and tranship liquid products.

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