CMA CGM commits to thousands of tons of Shell biofuel

Shipping company CMA CGM has selected Shell to supply what it describes as “tens of thousands of tons of marine biofuel” to its fleet. According to a company statement the quantity will allow the group’s ships to travel almost one million kilometres, equivalent to over 80 roundtrips between Rotterdam and New York. The fuel used […]

MSC to use 30% biofuel blends

Following 2019 trials of biofuel blends, Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) will now use 30% blends in its vessels on a routine basis. Trails were completed with minimal 10% blend fuel and following further trials the company is now using much higher 30% blends. MSC announced that it has started to use biofules in its vessels […]

IKEA, CMA CGM and GoodShipping trio complete 2019 biofuel test programme

IKEA Transport & Logistics Services, the CMA CGM Group, and the GoodShipping Program have successfully completed the 2019 biofuel test programme on CMA CGM vessels, it was announced on 27 November. This follows the positive trials of Heavy Fuel Oil-equivalent (HFO) Bio-Fuel Oil (GoodFuels BFO) during CMA CGM Alexander von Humboldt’s North Europe-Asia trip, which […]

Maersk Launches Biofuel Project with H&M

A.P. Moeller-Maersk, the largest container shipping line in the world, has launched a new customer-focused initiative as part of its drive towards carbon neutral transportation.

WATCH: Maersk’s Biofuel Pilot Reaches Hong Kong

A.P Moller-Maersk, the largest container shipping line in the world, has released a video of the Maersk Mette’s historic eco-friendly Rotterdam-Shanghai voyage, which was taken by the vessel’s Captain Thomas Hvilborg.