Cory to convert River Thames fleet of tug boats to biofuel

Waste management company Cory that it will convert its fleet of River Thames tugs to eco-friendly biofuel following successful trials that have shown a reduction of net carbon dioxide emissions of 90%.  In a statement, the company described the move as a major step in decarbonising the its river operations and transport on the Thames […]

BHP, Oldendorff, GoodFuels complete first trial for Singapore biofuel bunkering

Stakeholders involved in a first-of-its-kind biofuel trial have successfully completed a bunkering project in Singapore. Global resources company BHP, German shipping company Oldendorff Carriers, and biofuels firm GoodFuels were involved in the trial, in partnership with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA). The experiment on 4 April was the first marine biofuel trial […]

ONE bunkering of biofuel

ONE hails successful biofuel trial to power MOL Experience

Ocean Network Express (ONE) has announced it has successfully trialled the use of biofuel to power its M/V MOL Experience vessel.  Completed on 7 February 2021, sustainable biofuel was blended with conventional fossil fuels, enabling the vessel to make the Atlantic crossings between Europe and the USA.  The vessel bunkered at the Port of Rotterdam in November 2020. The trial was performed in collaboration […]

Marine biofuel testing set to commence in Denmark

The Alfa Laval Test & Training Centre, Aalborg, Denmark, is taking a key role in cutting the maritime industry’s greenhouse gasses by 2050. Already equipped for today’s oil and gas fuels, the centre has been readied for testing with biofuels. In coming years and will accumulate knowledge that is vital to a carbon-free future. The […]

BMW partners with GoodShipping Program to test biofuels

BMW Group has partnered with the GoodShipping Program and short sea shipowner UECC to test biofuels for the marine industry. In a statement, the GoodShipping Program said the partnership with BMW will involve trials of marine Bio Fuels Oils (BFO) on UECC’s roll on, roll off (RoRo) car-carrying vessels, beginning with the M/V Autosky. By […]