Tag: Denmark

Svitzer to convert London and Medway tug fleets to marine biofuel following pilot

Svitzer to convert London and Medway tug fleets to marine biofuel following pilot

November 23, 2021 |

In Denmark, Svitzer, leading global towage operator and part of A.P. Moller-Maersk, has announced that after conducting a successful pilot, it will convert its whole fleet of 10 tugs in London and Medway to be powered by marine biofuel. Replacing marine fuel oil with the carbon neutral biofuel enables Svitzer to offer a new towage […]

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Novozymes launches Innova Quantum

Novozymes launches Innova Quantum

November 1, 2021 |

In Denmark, Novozymes is introducing Innova Quantum, a new addition to its powerful Innova yeast platform. The robust new yeast enables ethanol plants with longer fermentation times of more than 60 hours to realize higher ethanol yields and processing efficiencies than ever before. And, most importantly, plants can achieve this industry-leading yield without trade-offs which […]

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Maersk invests in Vertoro to develop green lignin marine fuels

Maersk invests in Vertoro to develop green lignin marine fuels

October 14, 2021 |

In Denmark, Maersk Growth, the corporate venture arm of A.P. Moller – Maersk, has invested in Vertoro – a Dutch start-up focused on developing liquid lignin technology which can be used as a marine fuel. Maersk’s investment will be used to further develop and commercialize Vertoro’s patented liquid lignin technology, and it will enable Vertoro […]

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Danish brand debuts 100% biobased sleeping bag

Danish brand debuts 100% biobased sleeping bag

October 11, 2021 |

In Denmark, Grüezi Bag has introduced a compostable sleeping bag made of 100% natural materials.   According to Yanko Design, the bag’s insulation is made from an RDS-certified down and wool material, called DownWool. “In DownWool we combine the good properties of down and wool,” says Grüezi Bag. “All individual parts on the sleeping bag […]

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Maersk successfully trials 15% HVO in tender while supporting The Ocean Cleanup

Maersk successfully trials 15% HVO in tender while supporting The Ocean Cleanup

September 30, 2021 |

In Denmark, a Maersk tender completed a successful trial in partnership with The Ocean Cleanup, blending biofuel into the marine fuel to reduce CO2 emissions during her recent charter in the Pacific.  In May 2021, Maersk Supply Service decided together with The Ocean Cleanup to run a trial program, in which they would blend biofuel […]

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Maersk invests in Prometheus Fuels

Maersk invests in Prometheus Fuels

September 23, 2021 |

In Denmark, Maersk Growth has made a leading venture investment in Prometheus Fuels, a Silicon Valley-based startup with a promising direct air capture-technology to enable cost efficient, carbon neutral eFuels for shipping. The minority investment in Prometheus Fuels will support A.P. Moller – Maersk’s work to execute on the strategy to decarbonize marine operations. Maersk […]

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Crossbridge Energy Partners acquires former Shell Fredericia refinery for biofuel conversion

Crossbridge Energy Partners acquires former Shell Fredericia refinery for biofuel conversion

September 21, 2021 |

In Denmark, Crossbridge Energy Partners has acquired the former Shell Refinery in Fredericia, Denmark, with the associated Trading & Supply activities, effective as of July 1, 2021. Crossbridge seeks to acquire, manage, and transform traditional energy assets in the downstream refining sector into net-zero energy assets producing sustainable renewable fuels and products as well as […]

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Maersk invests in California-based green methanol startup

Maersk invests in California-based green methanol startup

September 8, 2021 |

In Denmark, three weeks after the announcement of an e-methanol sourcing agreement in Europe, A.P. Moller – Maersk invests in California-based WasteFuel, a start-up focused on turning waste into sustainable aviation fuel, green bio-methanol, and renewable natural gas. This investment is made through Maersk Growth, the corporate venture arm of A.P. Moller – Maersk.  Maersk’s […]

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First ever European Maritime Transport Environmental Report highlights renewable fuels

First ever European Maritime Transport Environmental Report highlights renewable fuels

September 1, 2021 |

In Denmark, the European Maritime Transport Environmental Report, launched by the European Environment Agency and the European Maritime Safety Agency, marks the first comprehensive health-check of the sector. The report shows that ships produce 13.5 % of all greenhouse gas emissions from transport in the EU, behind emissions from road transport (71 %) and aviation […]

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Bunker One and Molslijnjen seal long-term marine biofuel supply agreement

Bunker One and Molslijnjen seal long-term marine biofuel supply agreement

August 30, 2021 |

In Denmark, earlier this year the product was tested in the engines onboard M/F Fenja and M/F Menja, the two ferries operating the route between Esbjerg the Danish mainland and the island of Fanø. After a successful test period, Bunker One and Molslinjen have entered into a long-term supply agreement. In line with Bunker Holding’s […]

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