Imoto Lines plans a zero-emission ship that uses swappable batteries

swappable batteries

Japanese coastal containership operator Imoto Lines and maritime software company Marindows have launched a zero emission ship project. The vessel will use containerized swappable batteries, in combination with onboard storage batteries, and generators, to create a next-generation system that enables both hybrid operation and extended zero-emission operations .

The containerized swappable batteries will be recharged on shore using renewable energy. As the batteries store renewable energy, Imoto...

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