Tag: marine fuels

EU-funded research project to develop new production methods for sustainable marine fuels

EU-funded research project to develop new production methods for sustainable marine fuels

June 29, 2020 |

In Germany, in an EU-funded research project, an international consortium aims to develop new production methods for sustainable marine fuels to replace heavy fuel oils in shipping. The use of heavy fuel oils (HFOs) contributes to global warming due to the fossil origin of these fuels and, moreover, generating non-negligible emissions of pollutants such as […]

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Equinor announces plans to boost low-carbon and zero-carbon marine fuels

Equinor announces plans to boost low-carbon and zero-carbon marine fuels

June 8, 2020 |

In Norway, on the UN’s World Oceans Day, Equinor is launching its ambitions for reducing own emissions from ships and how the company will contribute to decarbonizing shipping. Equinor has set the following ambition for its maritime activity: • By 2030: Halving maritime emissions in Norway compared to 2005 emissions. • By 2050: Halving global […]

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That Sleeper Low-Carbon Fuel Market: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to renewable marine fuels

That Sleeper Low-Carbon Fuel Market: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to renewable marine fuels

September 3, 2015 |

In many cases, customers are looking for ethanol free gasoline for a “boat, truck, RV, plane, farm equipment, snowblower, hotrod or motorcycle”, based on concerns over corrosion, engine wear, and performance of E10 in boat engines and outdoor power equipment. Gevo’s jumped recently into that gap. The move by Gevo into boating fuels follows a decision […]

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