Amogy Plans First-Ever Ammonia-Powered Vessel For 2023

Amogy Plans First-Ever Ammonia-powered Vessel For 2023

Having already rolled out the first-ever ammonia-fueled tractor and the first-ever ammonia-fueled semi-truck in the world, Brooklyn firm Amogy has now gotten hold of a 1957 tugboat and envisions having the world’s first-ever ammonia-powered vessel sailing in 2022.

The tug has an electric drive system fitted initially with electric motors and diesel generators. Amogy will retrofit a 1-MW ammonia generator instead, three times larger than that on the semi.

The technology stays the same now; Amogy...

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