Wärtsilä to upgrade Siem Offshore Platform Supply Vessel with energy-saving hybrid propulsion

Wärtsilä to upgrade Siem Offshore Platform Supply Vessel with energy-saving hybrid propulsion

The PSV ‘Siem Pride’ currently operates with Wärtsilä 34DF engines, but will be upgraded to incorporate the Wärtsilä HY hybrid solution. © Siem Offshore Rederi

Wärtsilä Corporation, 28 October 2021 at 9.30 AM EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä will upgrade the ‘Siem Pride’, an 89 metre-long Platform Supply Vessel (PSV) owned by Norway based Siem Offshore Rederi, for hybrid engine and battery...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/10/28/wartsila-to-upgrade-siem-offshore-platform-supply-vessel-with-energy-saving-hybrid-propulsion/

Echandia secures order for the world’s first emission-free high-speed catamaran – planned for commercial traffic in Stockholm

Echandia secures order for the world’s first emission-free high-speed catamaran – planned for commercial traffic in Stockholm

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Stockholm-based Echandia has signed an agreement to supply the world’s first emission-free high-speed catamaran with an integrated battery and hydrogen-based fuel cell system. The client is Green City Ferries AB and the ferry is planned for commercial traffic in Stockholm. The installation will take place in the autumn of 2022 and the agreement is worth...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/10/28/echandia-secures-order-for-the-worlds-first-emission-free-high-speed-catamaran-planned-for-commercial-traffic-in-stockholm/

AYRO is nominated for the Wind Propulsion Innovation Awards 2021.

AYRO is nominated for the Wind Propulsion Innovation Awards 2021.

Your vote is important !

Paris, October 27th, 2021 – 17:00 am CET – AYRO, an industrial French company that designs and delivers Oceanwings®, a wind propulsion hybrid system for maritime transport is nominated for the Wind Propulsion Innovation 2021 price awarded by IWSA (International Windship Association).

The vote to select the winner of this project is open to public and available until November 10th on
the following link:...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/10/27/ayro-is-nominated-for-the-wind-propulsion-innovation-awards-2021/

Artificial intelligence breakthrough: learning what our immune system is telling us

Artificial intelligence breakthrough: learning what our immune system is telling us

Dr Hector Zenil.

Artificial intelligence breakthrough: learning what our immune system is telling us

By James Brewer

In what promises to be a transformative leap in healthcare, scientists are developing AI means to learn from and monitor a patient’s immune system, delivering predictive analysis and preventative medicine.

A specialist company, Oxford Immune Algorithmics (OIA) is seeking a role “to end all preventable...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/10/27/artificial-intelligence-breakthrough-learning-what-our-immune-system-is-telling-us/

Why is reducing emissions in freight so hard?

AskWaves dives into why transportation and freight is such a difficult sector to reduce emissions.

Experts often say greenhouse gas emissions are “hard to abate” in the transportation, freight and supply chain industries. The sector’s heavy reliance on fossil fuels means that substantial investments in infrastructure and technology are necessary to get to net-zero emissions.

Issues that make decarbonizing freight difficult include the:

  • Higher upfront costs for some sustainable solutions, even if the total costs of ownership are lower.
  • Scalability, range, weight and other technological...

https://www.freightwaves.com/news/why-is-reducing-emissions-in-freight-so-hard

Resilient Power wants to revolutionize EV charging

Resilient Power has announced a $5 million seed round of investment as it looks to build an alternative power option for electric vehicle charging infrastructure.

The round, led by Energy Transition Ventures, with investment from Amazon’s Climate Pledge Fund and GS Futures, the corporate venture capital arm of GS Group from Korea, is the first round from outside investors. The company had previously received $3 million in funding through contracts and grants from the U.S. Department of Energy,...

https://www.freightwaves.com/news/resilient-power-wants-to-revolutionize-ev-charging

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