The containership – how big: What are the prospects for MalaccaMax?

The chronology of containerisation since McLean’s first trial run in April, 1956, using Ideal X, a converted tanker, is nothing but impressive. Even more impressive is the evolution and growth in the size of purpose-built fully cellular containerships, which arrived on the scene in 1968. As more and more fully cellular ships were constructed, they […]

A co-firing power plant produces more ecological energy with wood pellets

Introduction Alternative and renewable sources of energy are a major concern not only due to limited fossil fuel resources, but also within the context of the worldwide efforts to limit gas emissions. New power plants as well as some existing energy producers are upgrading their existing technologies with latest innovations, in order to fulfill their […]