Tag: CMA CGM

Total and CMA CGM agree 10-year, 300,000-ton LNG bunker offtake agreement

Total and CMA CGM agree 10-year, 300,000-ton LNG bunker offtake agreement

September 20, 2022 |

In France, Total and CMA CGM signed an agreement covering the supply of around 300,000 tons of liquefied natural gas (LNG) a year for 10 years starting in 2020. This unprecedented volume in the history of LNG bunker will fuel CMA CGM’s nine newbuild container ships, scheduled for delivery beginning 2020 onwards. CMA CGM, the […]

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Ocean Network Express marine biofuel trial, CMA CGM, REG, Bunker Holding, Safe Bulkers, VARO, Unifeeder in biofuels bunkering bonanza

Ocean Network Express marine biofuel trial, CMA CGM, REG, Bunker Holding, Safe Bulkers, VARO, Unifeeder in biofuels bunkering bonanza

April 10, 2022 |

Like one of the longest-running, live-action American series on TV, Bonanza, there is a biofuels bonanza going on right now but this time in the shipping and bunkering sector. From horses and western trails to ships and biofuel trials, comes the latest news from Ocean Network Express on their latest successful third trial of biofuel […]

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CMA CGM launches 32 container ship biobunkering trial

CMA CGM launches 32 container ship biobunkering trial

February 24, 2022 |

In Singapore, Container News reports that CMA CGM has launched a massive six-month bio-bunker trial with 32 container ships together with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore. The first vessel to participate in the trial, CMA CGM’s 10,640 TEU container ship, APL Paris, was already bunkered with biofuel on Wednesday using ship-to-containership loading and […]

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CMA CGM, Shell perform first Bio-LNG bunkering in Rotterdam

CMA CGM, Shell perform first Bio-LNG bunkering in Rotterdam

December 5, 2021 |

In the Netherlands, shipping and logistics company CMA CGM Group and Shell have performed the first Bio-LNG bunkering trial in Rotterdam. The CONTAINERSHIPS AURORA, a 1,400 TEU (Twenty-foot Equivalent Units) LNG-powered vessel, was bunkered by Shell with a nearly 10% blend of low carbon Bio-LNG while calling at Rotterdam. The vessel received around 483 m3 […]

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First BioLNG production project at a French port begins feasibility study

First BioLNG production project at a French port begins feasibility study

July 11, 2021 |

In France, operator of a household waste treatment plant EveRé, shipping company CMA CGM Group, Elengy, a subsidiary of Engie, and TotalEnergies, a global multi-energy company, joined forces to study the feasibility of creating France’s first production unit for liquefied biomethane, a low-carbon alternative fuel dedicated to energy transition in the shipping industry. Produced by […]

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CMA CGM boosting use of biomethane in shipping for clients

CMA CGM boosting use of biomethane in shipping for clients

May 20, 2021 |

In France, CMA CGM has been increasing the share of biomethane in the CLEANER ENERGY LNG solution, available since November 2020, leading to a reduction in CO2 emissions of 25% on a well-to-wake basis, compared to the previous 15% reduction. As things stand, liquefied natural gas (LNG) is the best solution currently available for reducing […]

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CMA CGM to buy 12,000 tons of biomethane to help scale market

CMA CGM to buy 12,000 tons of biomethane to help scale market

April 8, 2021 |

In France, Reuters reports the CEO of the CMA CGM told a UN sustainability conference that the company was going to buy 12,000 metric tons of biomethane in order to help boost interest in the fuel and bring the market to scale. The volume to be purchased represents roughly the annual fuel consumptions of two […]

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CMA CGM makes cargo carbon neutral via used cooking oil biofuel and LNG

CMA CGM makes cargo carbon neutral via used cooking oil biofuel and LNG

November 17, 2020 |

In France, CMA CGM launches ACT with CMA CGM+, comprising of four services, enabling customers to analyze, reduce and offset the environmental footprint of goods’ transport by utilizing liquefied natural gas and biofuel generated from used cooking oil. CMA CGM made the groundbreaking decision to power 26 of its containerships using liquefied natural gas by […]

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CMA CGM aims to use 10% alternative fuels by 2023

CMA CGM aims to use 10% alternative fuels by 2023

June 4, 2020 |

In France, the CEO of CMA CGM told a UN Global Compact conference that it would use 10% alternative fuels by 2023 as part of its wider commitment to be completely carbon neutral by 2050. The company has been undertaking tests this year in partnership with Shell from whom it recently bought 10,000 metric tons […]

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Marine biofuel refueling in Rotterdam a success

Marine biofuel refueling in Rotterdam a success

March 31, 2019 |

In the Netherlands, IKEA Transport & Logistics Services, CMA CGM, the GoodShipping Program and the Port of Rotterdam announced the successful refuelling of the CMA CGM White Shark with sustainable marine bio-fuel oil. The test, which represents a major step for the decarbonisation of ocean freight, saw the companies work together in a first-of-its-kind partnership […]

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